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Islanders News: Soderstrom, Toews standing out; Eberle talks; McDavid extension

Islanders News: Soderstrom, Toews standing out; Eberle talks; McDavid extension

Also, a trip to the beach! Bienvenue, LHH. Free agency opens Saturday at noon. And, it's June 29, anniversary of the craziest hour of NHL off-ice action I can ever remember. Within 60 minutes, Taylor Hall and Adam Larsson were traded for each other, then Shea Weber and P.K. Subban were traded for each other, and then Steven Stamkos, looking ripe for free agency, signed an extension with the Lightning. Perhaps, oh just maybe, we'll see some fireworks again today. Islanders News Linus Soderstrom and Devon Toews are getting recognized for successes current and past at Isles' prospect camp....
FOX Sports Jun 27, 2017
Lightning take stock of draft picks, prospects with development camp

Lightning take stock of draft picks, prospects with development camp

The Tampa Bay Lightning opened up their annual development camp, which gives them a chance to get a look at some of their top prospects as well as their recent draft picks.
The Hockey Writers Jun 27, 2017

Lightning Prospect Ben Thomas

The 2017 NHL Entry Draft has come and gone and the Tampa Bay Lightning selected six players to fill their prospect ranks. While most, if not all, of those six players will not be making their NHL debut next season, one Lightning prospect who has a very strong chance to make his is defenseman Ben […]
Raw Charge Jun 26, 2017
2016-17 Season Breakdown: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

2016-17 Season Breakdown: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

Did the Lightning kill the Leafs’ post-season hopes? Opponent: Toronto Maple Leafs View From the Other Bench: Katya Knappe, managing editor of Pension Plan Puppets, weighs in: “When two tribes go to war, it helps if they aren't wearing nearly the same shirt. It also helps if they aren't helmed by two men who loved each other like only teammates on a winner can do. But Steve Yzerman and Brendan Shanahan aren't their teams. Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner versus Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov is where it's at now. “There is no love there. “The Leafs played the Lightning...
Raw Charge Jun 21, 2017
Tampa Bay Lightning announce 2017 home opening game

Tampa Bay Lightning announce 2017 home opening game

A familiar rival stalks into town to open the 2017-18 season Quietly, amidst all of the talk of Vegas rosters and NHL awards, the Tampa Bay Lightning announced their opponent and date for the opening game of the 2017-18 season. Got plans?We have a date with the @flapanthers on October 6. ⚡️ pic.twitter.com/kuGYxIMB5N— Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) June 21, 2017 The Lightning (with Steven Stamkos back in the line-up) will debut their new Adidas jerseys against the Florida Panthers on Friday October 6th, 2017. After somewhat disappointing seasons, both teams will be...
Raw Charge Jun 19, 2017
Quick Strikes: Tampa Bay Lightning protect Coburn, expose Koekkoek and Dotchin

Quick Strikes: Tampa Bay Lightning protect Coburn, expose Koekkoek and Dotchin

Koekkoek? Coburn? Dotchin? GAH! The Bolts Tampa Bay Lightning announce expansion draft protection list. "JT Brown, Cedric Paquette, Jason Garrison, Jake Dotchin, and Slater Koekkoek among those exposed." [Raw Charge] The Bay Bolts had a round table to discuss who would be protected on Tampa’s list. Go see if any of them guessed Coburn, unlike us! “The forwards that have a No-Movement Clauses (NMC) are Steven Stamkos and Ryan Callahan. And the sole defenseman that has a NMC is Victor Hedman. Below are our staff’s predictions for the Tampa Bay protected list.” [Bay Bolts] There are...
FOX Sports Jun 18, 2017
Stamkos, Hedman, Coburn among those on Lightning's protected list

Stamkos, Hedman, Coburn among those on Lightning's protected list

The Tampa Bay Lightning protected seven forwards, three defenseman and a goalie.
Raw Charge Jun 18, 2017
Tampa Bay Lightning announce expansion draft protection list

Tampa Bay Lightning announce expansion draft protection list

JT Brown, Cedric Paquette, Jason Garrison, Jake Dotchin, and Slater Koekkoek among those exposed. Along with the rest of the NHL, the Tampa Bay Lightning has announced the team’s protection list for the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft. The following players have been protected: Ryan Callahan (F) Tyler Johnson (F) Alex Killorn (F) Nikita Kucherov (F) Vladislav Namestnikov (F) Ondrej Palat (F) Steven Stamkos (F) Braydon Coburn (D) Victor Hedman (D) Anton Stralman (D) Andrei Vasilevskiy (G) After the trade of Jonathan Drouin, there wasn’t much debate about which forwards would be...
FOX Sports Jun 17, 2017
NHL Expansion Draft: Tampa Bay Lightning Protection Strategy

NHL Expansion Draft: Tampa Bay Lightning Protection Strategy

With the trade of Jonathan Drouin, Tampa Bay have opened up a new protection slot in the NHL Expansion Draft. So who gets added to their protection list? Who do the Lightning want to keep?The Lightnings decisions were mostly made. Steven Stamkos is on an NMC.They were bound to keep N...
Raw Charge Jun 4, 2017
Quick Strikes: Steven Stamkos says Tampa All-Star Game is “a little bittersweet”

Quick Strikes: Steven Stamkos says Tampa All-Star Game is “a little bittersweet”

Tampa Bay Lightning Captain Steven Stamkos reflects on the growth of hockey in the area and the Syracuse Crunch lose in double overtime. The Bolts Tampa Bay Lightning All-Star Game: Gary Bettman and Jeff Vinik discuss nuts, Bolts, and pirates. “What sets Amalie Arena apart is the amount of funding and resources Mr. Vinik has poured into it to make this a world-class facility, which allows a signature event like the NHL All-Star game to come here and be a great experience without dipping heavily into community resources.” - Rob Higgins, Executive Director of Tampa Bay Sports Commission....
2 p.m. on FOX Sports Go: Tampa Bay Lightning - 2018 All-Star Weekend Press Conference

2 p.m. on FOX Sports Go: Tampa Bay Lightning - 2018 All-Star Weekend Press Conference

Watch live press conference as the Tampa Bay Lightning and NHL announce their 2018 All-Star Weekend plans.
FOX Sports May 30, 2017
FOX Sports Sun to televise Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL All-Star Weekend press conference

FOX Sports Sun to televise Tampa Bay Lightning, NHL All-Star Weekend press conference

FOX Sports Sun will air Thursday’s press conference where Lightning and National Hockey League officials will discuss and detail the 2018 NHL All-Star Weekend.
Raw Charge May 30, 2017
Quick Strikes: Steven Stamkos says 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa is “a testament to what Mr. Vinik has done in our city”

Quick Strikes: Steven Stamkos says 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa is “a testament to what Mr. Vinik has done in our city”

The Tampa Bay Lightning will host the 2018 NHL All Star Game at Amalie Arena, Jeff Vinik is the patron saint of Tampa, and we did a round table debate of hot topics. The Bolts "We are thrilled to host the 2018 NHL All-Star Game at AMALIE Arena," said Jeff Vinik, Chairman and Governor of the Tampa Bay Lightning. "We've worked hard over the past several years to transform Tampa Bay into a hockey market. The honor of hosting the All-Star game validates that work, but it's not the end of our efforts. We pledge to work alongside the NHL as well as leaders across Tampa Bay to deliver a world...

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  • Victor Hedman

    Lightning Prospect Ben Thomas

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    2016-17 Season Breakdown: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Vegas Golden Knights

  • Andrej Sustr

    Recapping the Lightning’s RFA and Projecting their Contracts

  • Peter Budaj

    Quick Strikes: Peter Budaj will likely re-sign with the Tampa Bay Lightning

  • Ryan Callahan

    The Lightning and Jeff Vinik invest in Ice Sports Forum

  • Andrei Vasilevskiy

    Quick Strikes: Mikhail Sergachev welcomed to Tampa Bay Lightning prospect camp

  • Tyler Johnson

    Recapping the Lightning’s RFA and Projecting their Contracts