1. Lightning Defenseman Finds His Groove

    TAMPA — Lightning defenseman Mark Barberio said everyone is asking when he will finally cut his long black curly hair...

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  2. Report: Ex-Lightning Coach Boucher Takes Swiss League HC Gig

    Breaking: former NHL coach Guy Boucher accepts head coaching position with HC Bern of the Swiss league. Will coach his 1st game on Friday...

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  3. Lightning Reassign Richard Panik to Syracuse

    he Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Richard Panik to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL.com - Hedman back for Lightning after missing one game

    Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman will be back in the lineup Thursday as the Lightning host the Ottawa Senators at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Hedman missed one game when he was hit in the leg with a puck during the Lightning's game Jan..

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  5. Bishop Won't 'Waste Time' Thinking About U.S. Olympic Call-Up

    With Jimmy Howard sidelined after re-injuring his knee, Ben Bishop knows he could be in line for a spot on the American Olympic team headed to Sochi in early February...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 265 reads 0 comments

  6. Could Howard Injury Open a Door to Olympics for Lightning's Bishop?

    When Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop found out he was left off the U.S. Olympic team, he also was told he could be added later if injuries occurred...

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  7. St. Louis (Illness) Skips Practice; Hedman Should Play Thurs.

    Martin St. Louis did not practice today due to illness. Cooper said Hedman looked good today, should play Thursday...

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  8. St. Louis: 'I Wouldn't Say That I'm Motivated More Now' After Olympic Snub

    It's hard not to notice how well Lightning captain Martin St. Louis has played lately. In his past eight games, he has eight goals and four assists including his four-goal game against San Jose on Saturday...

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  9. The Hottest and Coldest Tampa Bay Lightning Right Now

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have maintained their outstanding pace early in 2014. Tampa Bay is tied for the Atlantic Division lead with 63 points and can thank a few certain individuals for their continued success in the new calendar year...

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  10. Victor Hedman Is Being Listed as Day-to-Day

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  11. Bolts' Kucherov Becoming King of Breakaway

    BRANDON — Whether it's a slight nod, a quick glance to make eye contact or some sort of magic mind meld Nikita Kucherov has with teammates, the 20-year-old rookie has a knack for finding an open seam up the ice to create a breakaway...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  12. Hedman Injures Ankle Blocking Shot, Won't Play Sunday

    The Tampa Bay Lightning didn't just lose to the San Jose Sharks 5-4 and waste Martin St. Louis' four goals on Saturday, they also lost Victor Hedman to an ankle injury. .....

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  13. Stamkos Participates in Lightning's Morning Skate

    Steven Stamkos' rehab passed another milestone Thursday, when the Lightning 's star center - out since Nov. 11 because of a broken right tibia - participated in the morning skate prior to the game with the Islanders at the Tampa Bay Times Forum...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  14. Cooper: Sami Salo (Ankle) Will Play Tonight vs. Isles

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  15. Ben Bishop Has Been Rock-Solid in Goal for the Tampa Bay Lightning

    Do the Tampa Bay Lightning play differently when Ben Bishop is in the net as opposed to Anders Lindback? "That's a hard question to ask," Lightning coach Jon Cooper said...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  16. Stock Watch for Tampa Bay Lightning's Top Prospects

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have played nine rookies this year, which should leave very few talented prospects left in the system...

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  17. Bishop Triumphs in Return to Net, Makes 33 Saves

    Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop made some spectacular saves during Tuesday night's 2-1 victory over the Rangers. But the moment that defined his return to the lineup was one that seemed downright boring...

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  18. Lightning Suffer Rare Loss When Leading After Two Periods

    The Tampa Bay Lightning had lost only once this season when carrying the lead into the third period – until tonight...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 months ago 44 reads 0 comments

  19. Lightning Reassign Cedrick Desjardins to Syracuse

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned goaltender Cedrick Desjardins to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  20. Filppula Paying off for Lightning

    It would be easy enough when discussing Valtteri Filppula's winning goal in Saturday's 6-3 victory over the Flyers to focus solely on what Lightning coach Jon Cooper called "an unreal skill play...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 Tampa Bay Lightning Who Must Improve in Second Half of 2013-14

    The Tampa Bay Lightning are sitting pretty in the Eastern Conference playoff picture. They have gotten some huge individual performances in the first half to help guide them to the top of the playoff standings...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 8 months ago 1,183 reads 4 comments

  22. Lightning's Hedman, Salo Hurt vs. Flyers

    PHILADELPHIA — Lightning defenseman Sami Salo was on crutches and his left foot in a walking boot after Saturday's 6-3 victory over the Flyers . He likely will have an MRI exam to determine the extent of the injury...

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  23. Carle Finishes +6 with 2 Asts vs. Flyers

    Carle: +6 in win vs Flyers.....last player to go +6 or better was Sam Gagner who was +6 in 8 point night February 2nd, 2012...

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  24. Sami Salo Leaves in 1st Period vs. Flyers with Lower-Body Injury

    Lightning announces Salo will not return because of a lower-body injury. Couldn't put weight on a leg at end of first period...

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  25. Tampa Bay Lightning's Jon Cooper Is Jack Adams Leader at 2013-14 Halfway Mark

    When superstar forward Steven Stamkos broke his tibia in a game against the Boston Bruins on Nov. 11, one had to think the Tampa Bay Lightning were in a whole heap of trouble...

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