1. Steven Stamkos Says Tampa Bay Lightning Will Contend for Stanley Cup

    Steven Stamkos looks at the new Tampa Bay Lightning roster and believes they have a legitimate chance to contend for the Stanley Cup...

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  2. Stamkos Shrugs off Talk of LeBron-Like Homecoming to Toronto In2016

    About two weeks ago, Steven Stamkos caused a stir by (briefly) “favoriting” stories pondering a Lebron James-inspired* homecoming to the Toronto Maple Leafs once he becomes an unrestricted free agent in 2016...

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  3. Are the New-Look Tampa Bay Lightning Legitimate Stanley Cup Contenders?

    This spring, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the playoffs with 101 points and home-ice advantage, but an untimely injury to starting goalie Ben Bishop proved the team’s undoing...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 days ago 8,301 reads 40 comments

  4. Power Ranking Tampa Bay Lightning's Top 6 Forwards for 2014-15 Season

    In early September, when the temperature drops outside, things will be heating up across the NHL with the onset of training camp. On the ice, the Tampa Bay Lightning will battle for 10 of the 11 forward spots, excluding Steven Stamkos as the No...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 4 days ago 2,922 reads 10 comments

  5. Six Things You Need to Know About Anton Stralman

    1. Stralman was drafted in the seventh round as the 216th pick by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 2005 NHL entry draft...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 275 reads 0 comments

  6. Tampa Bay Lightning Sign Defenseman Matt Corrente

    Tampa Bay Lightning Vice President and General Manager Steve Yzerman has certainly made a commitment to the Lightning this season to fill in some of the many holes the team has experienced over the past few seasons on the defense...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  7. Brian Boyle Aims to Help Lightning Reach Great Heights

    After a Disney World wedding, Brian Boyle was on the tail end of his honeymoon, having gone from Napa Valley to two Hawaiian islands, when the key date of July 1 hit...

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  8. Lightning Adds Experience with Brenden Morrow

    The first flurry of free agency left the Lightning with one remaining thing on its wish list: a veteran forward to lead a young group...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 days ago 336 reads 0 comments

  9. How Offseason Additions and Departures Will Affect Tampa Bay Lightning

    The Tampa Bay Lightning put together a strong showing this offseason as general manager Steve Yzerman looks to build a perennial playoff contender. The Bolts improved their all-around game through a handful of trades and free-agent signings...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 10 days ago 1,213 reads 6 comments

  10. Drouin Grew by Spending Extra Season in Juniors

    The 2012-13 QMJHL Halifax Mooseheads were a superb team with top prospects Jonathan Drouin and Nathan MacKinnon leading the charge...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 12 days ago 187 reads 0 comments

  11. Lightning Lock Up Panik to One-Year, Two-Way Deal

    Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman continued a busy Friday of work by signing forward Richard Panik to a one-year, two-way deal. The financial terms of this new contract have not been revealed just yet...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  12. Lightning Sign Brenden Morrow and Philippe Paradis

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed free agent forward Brenden Morrow to a one-year contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Tampa Bay also signed forward Philippe Paradis (pair-ah-DEE) to a one-year, two-way contract.

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 days ago 765 reads 0 comments

  13. Lightning Sign Veteran F Brenden Morrow to 1-Year Deal

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  14. Lightning Re-Sign F Brett Connolly to One-Year Two-Way Contract

    Former first rounder Brett Connolly has been inked to a one-year, two-way contract, the Lightning announced this afternoon. Connolly, 22, has spent the past two seasons in Syracuse with the Lightning's AHL affiliate...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 14 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  15. Bolts Prospect Erne to Get Wrist Surgery

    Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Adam Erne will undergo wrist surgery on Thursday, Erne announced via his official Twitter account Wednesday night...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  16. Tampa Bay Lightning See Expectations on the Rise: Over the Boards

    Jon Cooper walked right into the question. And he knew it too. Cooper, the coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning , was talking about going through the stages in his career that led him to the 2014 NHL Awards as a finalist for the Jack Adams Award...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 120 reads 0 comments

  17. Lightning Sign Free Agent Forward Jerome Samson

    TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Jerome Samson to a one-year, two-way contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced...

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  18. Tampa Bay Lightning's Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    Just over a week into NHL free agency, the Tampa Bay Lightning have made a significant impact in an attempt to return to the playoffs...

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  19. Stralman Says Lightning 'Close to Complete'

    Defenseman Anton Stralman says the past few weeks have been very stressful as he wondered where he'd land in free agency...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 16 days ago 135 reads 0 comments

  20. Lightning Sign Defenseman Matt Corrente

    TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Matt Corrente to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 17 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  21. Bolts Notes: Callahan Does Part to Get Boyle to Tampa

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 17 days ago 431 reads 0 comments

  22. Jon Cooper Is Trying Hard to Not Get Too Excited About Next Season

    The Tampa Bay Lightning were one of the busiest teams this summer and after the success they had last season, fans there are getting a bit excited...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 17 days ago 93 reads 0 comments

  23. Jonathan Drouin at Tampa Bay Lightning development camp

    Tampa Bay Lightning forward prospect Jonathan Drouin was one of the most decorated players in junior hockey when he was selected third in the 2013 NHL Draft...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 1,625 reads 0 comments

  24. Slater Koekkoek Top Defenseman Prospect for Tampa Bay Lightning

    Defenseman Slater Koekkoek was soaking up some of the spotlight this week at Tampa Bay Lightning prospect camp...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 21 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  25. Lightning Sign Sustr, Have a Really Deep Defense

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 21 days ago 60 reads 0 comments