The Tampa Bay Lightning are off to a nice start to the 2013-14 season with a 2-1-0 record. There are a few things we can take away from the early success against both of the 2013 Stanley Cup finalists and another Atlantic Division rival.
Tampa Bay has gone through nearly every situation in just three games this season. It gave up short-handed goals against Boston and used the power play to claw back into contests against Chicago and Buffalo.
With the home opener against Florida on Oct. 10, the Lightning will look to continue the early momentum into a long homestand. Here are the biggest things fans can take away from the Lightning’s 2-1-0 start to the year.