The stars of the Tampa Bay Lightning have earned high marks this season as we prepare for the Olympic break. The Lightning haven’t been at full strength for a while, but that hasn’t stopped their stars from putting the team in solid position.
Tampa Bay has endured a roller coaster season with the loss of Steven Stamkos, the near return of Stamkos, multiple injuries to Ben Bishop and the dependence on a group of talented young players. Despite the challenges of the season, the Lightning have managed to keep pace in the Atlantic Division.
With two games remaining before the Olympic break and the stretch run, here are the grades for the Lightning’s stars so far.