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Coyotes get struck by Lightning

Coyotes get struck by Lightning

On the bright side Clayton Keller ended his scoring drought. Welp. Three days without a game, and time to practice were not enough for the Arizona Coyotes to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning. After tonight’s win, their sixth in a row, the Lightning are not only the top team in the league but have a four point cushion on their closest competition. Scoring Summary First Period 1-0 Tampa Bay (Namestnikov) While on the power play from the Alex Goligoski penalty, Nikita Kucherov picked up a Victor Hedman rebound passed it to Steven Stamkos for a one-timer that Antti Raanta blocked but a wide...
FOX Sports Dec 9, 2017
Steven Stamkos happy finish homestand by beating high-flying Jets

Steven Stamkos happy finish homestand by beating high-flying Jets

Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos says it feels good to beat a top-5 team like the Jets to finish off a homestand.
FOX Sports Dec 7, 2017
Tyler Johnson enjoying his time alongside Stamkos, Namestnikov

Tyler Johnson enjoying his time alongside Stamkos, Namestnikov

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson discusses his two-assist game and how his finding playing alongside Steven Stamkos and Vladislav Namestnikov.
FOX Sports Dec 7, 2017
Stamkos leads Lightning past Avalanche 5-2

Stamkos leads Lightning past Avalanche 5-2

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning became the first NHL team with 20 wins by defeating the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Thursday night.
FOX Sports Dec 7, 2017
Stamkos has 3 points, Lightning beat Avalanche 5-2 (Dec 07, 2017)

Stamkos has 3 points, Lightning beat Avalanche 5-2 (Dec 07, 2017)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning became the first NHL team with 20 wins by defeating the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 on Thursday night.
FOX Sports Dec 7, 2017
Steven Stamkos credits Peter Budaj for giving Bolts momentum

Steven Stamkos credits Peter Budaj for giving Bolts momentum

Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos, who had three points in Thursdays victory, says goalie Peter Budaj made several big saves that allowed the Bolts to maintain momentum.
FOX Sports Dec 7, 2017

Lightning host Avalanche with strikes coming from everywhere (Dec 07, 2017)

TAMPA, Fla. -- So much of the attention for the Tampa Bay Lightning goes to the league's top two scorers in Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos.
FOX Sports Dec 2, 2017
Gourde weathers through Stamkos interference to break down the win

Gourde weathers through Stamkos interference to break down the win

Lightning forward Yanni Gourde discusses Saturday's win.
ESPN Nov 29, 2017

Power Rankings: Let the blame begin

We don't mind giving credit where it's due. This week, the rankings hand out props to the players -- like scoring machine Steven Stamkos -- who have keyed the league's best starts ... and assign blame to the folks responsible for their team's stumbles.
FOX Sports Nov 24, 2017
Lightning strike 1st but can't stop Capitals, begin road trip with a loss

Lightning strike 1st but can't stop Capitals, begin road trip with a loss

The Tampa Bay Lightning scored on the power play early Friday night but then went goal-less for the rest of the night.
FOX Sports Nov 22, 2017

Dominant Lightning face test from Blackhawks (Nov 22, 2017)

TAMPA, Fla. -- One quarter of the way into the NHL season, the Tampa Bay Lightning have the best record in hockey at 15-3-2, and Jon Cooper knows you can never stockpile enough points early on.
Chicago Tribune Nov 21, 2017

Wednesday’s matchup: Blackhawks at Lightning

TV/radio: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; NBCSCH, WGN-AM 720. Storylines: The Lightning are 15-3-2 going into the rematch of the 2015 Stanley Cup Final. The team boasts the top two points leaders — Steven Stamkos (35) and Nikita Kucherov (33) — in the league, while the Hawks’ highest ranking scorer is Patrick...
FOX Sports Nov 18, 2017
Preview: Two of NHL's top offenses meet as Lightning host Islanders

Preview: Two of NHL's top offenses meet as Lightning host Islanders

The Tampa Bay Lightning have won five straight and are coming off a 6-1 thumping of the Stars.
FOX Sports Nov 16, 2017
Steven Stamkos leads Lightning past Stars, 6-1

Steven Stamkos leads Lightning past Stars, 6-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos had two goals and two assists, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 27 saves to beat mentor Ben Bishop, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Dallas Stars 6-1 on Thursday night.
FOX Sports Nov 16, 2017
Steven Stamkos scores 2, leads Lightning past Stars for 5th straight victory

Steven Stamkos scores 2, leads Lightning past Stars for 5th straight victory

The Tampa Bay Lightning score six goals against the former goalie Ben Bishop in Thursday's victory.

Steven Stamkos Photos

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