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CSN Washington Nov 28, 2015

News and notes from Caps' 4-2 win over Lightning

News and notes as the Capitals reflect on Friday night’s 4-2 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Washington Post Nov 27, 2015

Capitals discharge Lightning with a show of power

Washington scores three times with a man advantage to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning, 4-2, at Verizon Center.
CSN Washington Nov 27, 2015

Caps use power play to skate past the Lightning

The Capitals came out sharp to stall a streaking Tampa Bay Lightning team with three goals in the first two periods in their 4-2 win on Friday.
The Ledger Nov 27, 2015

Lightning's 3-game win streak ends vs. Caps

Vasilevskiy was sharp Friday, making 33 saves. But it wasn't enough, as the Capitals, specifically their potent power play, were too much, handing the Lightning a 4-2 loss.
CSN Washington Nov 27, 2015

Ovechkin scores 487th goal on power play against Lightning

Alexander Ovechkin is one step closer to 500 career goals after scoring his 487th on a power play against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Tampa Tribune Nov 26, 2015

NHL seeks scoring solutions amid season of fewer goals, more shutouts

It's not just the Lightning having trouble. Scoring is down across the board, and league GMs are discussing possible remedies. Among them: reducing the size of the goaltender equipment, increasing the size of the nets and restricting shot blocking.
Tampa Bay Times Nov 25, 2015

Podcast: Pierre McGuire says Stamkos contract can be 'problem'

NBCSN hockey analyst Pierre McGuire said he's seen most of the Lightning games this season. "A big fan of the way they play," McGuire said. NBCSN hockey analyst Pierre McGuire said he's seen most of the Lightning games this season.
Tampa Bay Times Nov 25, 2015

Johnson could return tonight: 'I want to be better'

Center Tyler Johnson could return to the lineup tonight, giving the Lightning a boost against the Kings.
Tampa Tribune Nov 25, 2015

Bolts still part of Stammer's world, for now

The Lightning appear to be rounding into form, and so is their captain, Steven Stamkos. His contract situation remains murky, though, and Martin Fennelly says somebody needs to get on the stick if the team is to keep a player who could make a difference for years to come.
Tampa Bay Times Nov 22, 2015

Lightning send down Blunden, Angelidis, Witkowski

With wing Ryan Callahan back, and Tyler Johnson close, the Lightning reassigned some of its depth back to AHL Syracuse Sunday.
Orange County Register Nov 22, 2015
Lightning light up Ducks: What you need to know

Lightning light up Ducks: What you need to know

Here’s what you need to know about the Ducks’ 5-0 win loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night: THE GAME IN 140 CHARACTERS OR FEWER - Ryan Kesler and Patrick Maroon each hit posts early when the game was in doubt and Steven Stamkos burns...
The Ledger Nov 21, 2015

Stamkos has 2 goals as Lightning top Ducks

Steven Stamkos had two goals and an assist, Ben Bishop made 30 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Anaheim Ducks 5-0 on Saturday night.
Tampa Tribune Nov 21, 2015

Lightning offense comes to life in 5-0 shutout of Anaheim

Saturday night belonged to the Lightning, which erupted offensively to put up a 5-0 victory and won consecutive games for the first time since winning three straight Oct. 8-11.
Tampa Bay Times Nov 21, 2015

Ducks happy for Lauer to land with Lightning

With Lightning assistant Brad Lauer set to coach against the Ducks tonight for the first time since Anaheim fired him in the offseason, he said there's no bitterness in how it ended.
Tampa Bay Times Nov 21, 2015

Birthday boy Bishop starts in net; Callahan game-time decision

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop turns 29 today, and there's nothing he'd like more than another win to celebrate it.

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