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Did the Lightning miss out on Kevin Shattenkirk?

The Lightning has been looking for a puck-moving, right-shot defenseman for a long time.
FOX Sports Feb 23, 2017
Monahan gets 100th goal, Flames beat Lightning 3-2

Monahan gets 100th goal, Flames beat Lightning 3-2

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Sean Monahan scored his 100th NHL goal, Brian Elliott made 23 saves, and the Calgary Flames beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Thursday night.
FOX Sports Feb 23, 2017
Lightning turn up the pressure late, can't quite catch Flames

Lightning turn up the pressure late, can't quite catch Flames

The Tampa Bay Lightning drop just their second regulation loss of the month.
The Hockey Writers Feb 23, 2017

Dotchin’s Play Is Key to Lightning’s Balance on Defense

Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Jake Dotchin is just 12 games into his NHL career, but he’s been an important part of the team’s improved play over the past few weeks. Since his NHL debut against the Arizona Coyotes on Jan. 21, the 22-year-old blueliner has given the Lightning a consistently steady presence on the blue line. […]

Drouin game-time decision, Vasilevskiy likely in net

Lightning wing Jonathan Drouin has been battling the flu the past couple weeks, making what he's done on the ice all the more remarkable.
FOX Sports Feb 23, 2017
Calgary Flames at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

Calgary Flames at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

The Tampa Bay Lightning have only two points less than the Calgary Flames.

Ryan Callahan out indefinitely after follow-up procedure

Ryan Callahan's season could be over. The veteran Lightning wing had a follow-up surgical procedure on his right hip Tuesday in New York, with the team saying he's out "indefinitely."

Lightning Strikes! podcast: Should Ben Bishop stay or go?

Should the Lightning trade - or keep - goaltender Ben BIshop at the NHL trade deadline? What's been the spark with the Triplets line? Times columnist Tom Jones and beat reporter Joe Smith discuss the Lightning's plans, the …
The Globe and Mail Feb 21, 2017

Palat, Kucherov lift Lightning to victory over Oilers

The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Edmonton Oilers in a 4-1 victory on Tuesday night
FOX Sports Feb 21, 2017
Palat, Kucherov shine in Lightning's 4-1 win over Oilers

Palat, Kucherov shine in Lightning's 4-1 win over Oilers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Ondrej Palat scored twice and Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.
FOX Sports Feb 21, 2017
Palat, Kucherov shine in Lightning' 4-1 win over Oilers

Palat, Kucherov shine in Lightning' 4-1 win over Oilers

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Ondrej Palat scored twice and Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.
Lighting rod Kris Russell back in Edmonton Oilers line-up against Tampa Bay Lightning

Lighting rod Kris Russell back in Edmonton Oilers line-up against Tampa Bay Lightning

Game Day 60: Oilers vs Lightning There will be two big line-up changes tonight as the Oilers play the Tampa Bay Lightning, with Laurent Brossoit giving Cam Talbot a breather, and Kris Russell checking back in having recovered from injury. When a player like Brossoit checks in as the starting goalie, it’s like asking your […]

Should Lightning ride - or trade - Ben Bishop?

Still want to trade Ben Bishop?The Lightning goaltender is playing some of his best hockey of the season. And, depending on how you look at it, the timing couldn't be any better.With Tampa Bay fightning for its playoff life, Bishop has won his last four starts, including Sunday's 3-2 overtime victory in Colorado. The …
The Hockey Writers Feb 21, 2017

Top 3 All-Time Lightning Goalies

The Tampa Bay Lightning have been in existence for 24 NHL seasons. During this time, there have been 43 men who took their position between the pipes for the Bolts. For our purposes, we are only looking at those goalies that played at least 100 games for the Lightning. The minimum game criterion gets the […]

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