1. Report: St. Louis Asked for a Trade After Being Left off Team Canada

    Apparently the snub that originally had Tampa Bay Lightning forward Martin St. Louis on the outside looking in on the Sochi Olympics went over terribly. St. Louis' own general manager Steve Yzerman selected Canada's team...

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  2. Tampa Bay Lightning's 5 Keys to a Fast Start After Olympic Break

    With the Olympic break drawing to a close, the Tampa Bay Lightning set their sights on the 24 games left in the 2013-14 season...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 1 month ago 129 reads 0 comments

  3. Tampa Bay Will Cut Ties with Syracuse Crunch Goalie Riku Helenius

    It looks like Riku Helenius has forced Tampa Bay's hand, and in turn the Lightning is cutting short his tenure with the organization...

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  4. Bolts Report Back to Tampa Bay; Update on Team's Health

    The past 10 days off was much needed for a number of Tampa Bay Lightning players. Ben Bishop, who was fighting through a wrist ailment, played the final game before Olympic break, ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 34 reads 0 comments

  5. With Lightning Stable, Vinik Eyes the Future

    Not long after Marty St. Louis was left off Canada's initial Olympic roster, Lightning owner Jeff Vinik met with Tampa Bay's captain to help soften hard feelings...

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  6. Ranking the 5 Best Moments from Tampa Bay Lightning's 2013-14 Season so Far

    The Tampa Bay Lightning ’s solid 2013-14 campaign should provide fans with some great moments as they prepare for the final stretch of the season after the Olympic break...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 1 month ago 424 reads 0 comments

  7. Stamkos Could Be in Lightning Lineup on Next Road Trip

    Steven Stamkos, out since Nov. 11 with a broken right tibia, could return to the Tampa Bay Lightning lineup in the club's four-game road trip coming back from the Olympic break, according to Damian Cristodero of the Tampa Bay Times...

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  8. Grades for Every Tampa Bay Lightning at the 2014 Winter Olympics So Far

    The break in the NHL action hasn’t stopped Tampa Bay Lightning fans from watching a handful of their players compete at a high level. The group of Lightning players playing in Sochi has helped ease the hockey withdrawal symptoms...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 months ago 956 reads 0 comments

  9. Steven Stamkos: What His Return Means for the Tampa Bay Lightning

    The dream of competing for Lord Stanley’s Cup is a fragile one. One swift event can result in the downfall of a franchise, and in Tampa Bay, many believed that was exactly ...

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  10. TB Olympians Blend of Experienced, New Talent

    On the official roster deadline day for Olympic teams on January 7, 2014, a total of seven different players from the Tampa Bay Lightning organization were named to their respective country's team for the 2014 Winter Olympics...

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  11. Ranking the 5 Best American Players in Tampa Bay Lightning History

    The 2014 Sochi Olympics has a strong showing of Tampa Bay Lightning players but none of them are from the United States...

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  12. Lightning Prospect Gudlevskis Could Start in Goal for Latvia

    BUFFALO — Latvia coach Ted Nolan has an interesting choice on his hand as to who starts in goal at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. The favorites to get the job are 33-year Edgars Masalskis and Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Kristers Gudlevskis...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 2 months ago 157 reads 0 comments

  13. Teammates Gudas, Palat Hope to Shine in Sochi

    Despite being almost the same age and hailing from the same country, Radko Gudas and Ondrej Palat do not have much in common...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  14. Tampa Bay's Gudas, Palat a Dangerous Duo for Czech Republic

    Despite being almost the same age and hailing from the same country, Radko Gudas and Ondrej Palat do not have much in common. "Just beer," they both said, laughing...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  15. St. Louis Slept on Sochi Decision

    HC@Noon discussion on the news that Martin St. Louis didn't say yes to the Olympics right away, in fact having to sleep on his decision before agreeing to go to Sochi...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 96 reads 0 comments

  16. Projected Stats for Each Tampa Bay Lightning in Sochi

    The Tampa Bay Lightning will have a solid representation of players in Sochi for the Olympics. The Bolts will send some of their oldest and youngest talent to Russia as they battle for a spot on the podium...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 months ago 987 reads 0 comments

  17. Bishop's Injuries a Concern for Lightning

    TAMPA — For the third time in a month on Thursday, Lightning G Ben Bishop left a game with an injury...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  18. Bishop Starts in Net vs. Red Wings

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  19. Namestnikov to Make NHL Debut for Lightning

    TAMPA -- The Tampa Bay Lightning had an optional skate Saturday morning with 10 players participating. But don't think that coach Jon Cooper's casual attitude means he is taking the Detroit Red Wings lightly...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  20. Goalie Graveyard? with Bishop Hurt, Bolts Recall Gudlevskis

    The day after Ben Bishop left a loss to Toronto with an upper-body injury, the Lightning recalled goalie Kristers Gudlevskis on an emergency basis from AHL Syracuse.....

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  21. Lightning Recall Gudlevskis, Namestnikov

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  22. Ben Bishop of Tampa Bay Lightning Leaves Game with Injury

    TAMPA -- Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop did not take the net for the third period against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday because of an upper-body injury...

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  23. Bishop Leaves Game with Upper-Body Injury

    Official update on #TB Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop: he suffered an upper body injury and his return is doubtful...

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  24. 2013-14 Grades for Tampa Bay Lightning Stars Ahead of the Olympic Break

    The stars of the Tampa Bay Lightning have earned high marks this season as we prepare for the Olympic break...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 2 months ago 371 reads 0 comments

  25. Stamkos to Make Olympic Decision After Saturday's Game

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — Assuming Steven Stamkos plays Saturday at home against the Red Wings , which he has said is his target, the Lightning center will have to immediately decide ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 12 reads 0 comments