3:03 AM EDT, Fri June 22, 2018
Tampa Bay Times 9 hours ago
2018-19 schedule unveiled: Lightning opens with five straight at home

2018-19 schedule unveiled: Lightning opens with five straight at home

NHL schedules all balance out at the end, but the Lightning will open 2018-19 with five straight home games and end the season with its last four on the road.The Lightning released its schedule Thursday evening for the upcoming season, with all sorts of wrinkles. That opening five-
Tampa Bay Times 10 hours ago
Without a first-rounder, Lightning still could have busy draft weekend

Without a first-rounder, Lightning still could have busy draft weekend

The Lightning doesn't have a first-round pick in this weekend's NHL draft, but that's not to say it couldn't be a busy weekend for Steve Yzerman and his front office.The Lightning sent its top draft pick to the Rangers in February as part of a package to acquire defenseman Ryan
Tampa Bay Times 13 hours ago
Lightning's Victor Hedman salutes survivors in Norris Trophy acceptance speech

Lightning's Victor Hedman salutes survivors in Norris Trophy acceptance speech

The victims and survivors of three tragedies - the mass shootings in Las Vegas and at Parkland Stoneman Douglas High School, and the bus accident that killed 16 members of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team - were a big part of Wednesday night's NHL Awards ceremony in Las
Tampa Bay Times Jun 20, 2018
Lightning's Victor Hedman wins NHL's Norris Trophy

Lightning's Victor Hedman wins NHL's Norris Trophy

Victor Hedman, a relentless part of the Lightning's push to the Eastern Conference final, was honored Wednesday night with the Norris Trophy, given to the NHL's top defenseman."To the Lightning organization, Mr. Jeff Vinik, Steve Yzerman and the coaching staff, thank you for
Tampa Bay Times Jun 20, 2018
Lightning announce home opener: Oct. 6 vs. Panthers

Lightning announce home opener: Oct. 6 vs. Panthers

The Tampa Bay Lightning will announce their full 2018-19 schedule on Thursday, but the league announced each home opener Wednesday, with Tampa Bay playing host to the Florida Panthers at Amalie Arena on Saturday, Oct. 6.The Lightning will know their in-state rivals well by then, as