Steven Stamkos’ Improved Two-Way Play A Great Sign For Tampa Bay Lightning

Steven Stamkos

The Tampa Bay Lightning are surprising many right now, with 16 points in their first 12 games. That currently places them second in the newly realigned Atlantic Division, behind only the Toronto Maple Leafs. As expected, Steven Stamkos has been […]

Tampa Bay Lightning: Turnovers, Unaggressive Play Costly In Embarrassing Loss

Adam Henrique Easily Beats Ben Bishop

For the Tampa Bay Lightning, first place in the Atlantic Division must be the kiss of death. I mean, how else can one explain their turnover-filled, unaggressive and just plain embarrassing performance, which resulted in a 2-1 loss Tuesday night […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Make Early Season Statement With Another Huge Win

Steven Stamkos, Victor Hedman Celebrate Goal

After enduring a horrible 2013 season, finishing 27th out of 30 NHL teams, the Tampa Bay Lightning wanted to make a statement early on this year. Mission partially accomplished, as they now have two wins, including Thursday night’s 6-5 overtime […]

Steven Stamkos, Ben Bishop Power Tampa Bay Lightning In Hard Fought Win

Steven Stamkos and Alex Killorn On The Breakaway

Clutch. That’s the best way to describe both Steven Stamkos and Ben Bishop‘s play this season. So it should be no surprise those two came up huge when the Tampa Bay Lightning needed them most during Thursday night’s hard-fought, 3-1 […]

How Will Martin St. Louis’ Foot Injury Affect Tampa Bay Lightning?

Martin St. Louis

The Tampa Bay Lightning are off to an impressive 4-2 start, and there’s no doubt most of that success can be attributed to the outstanding play of Martin St. Louis. So when news came out Wednesday morning that the team’s […]

Anders Lindback Has No Business Starting For Tampa Bay Lightning

Anders Lindback

With Ben Bishop sidelined due to a lower body injury suffered during Thursday night’s game, Anders Lindback got another chance at grasping the Tampa Bay Lightning‘s no. 1 goaltender position Saturday night. A good showing would have certainly helped his […]

Tampa Bay Lightning: Ben Bishop Injury Opens Door For Anders Lindback

Anders Lindback

Four games into the 2013-2014 NHL season, it looks as if the Tampa Bay Lightning have finally found someone capable of grasping the no. 1 goaltender position and running with it. So you can imagine the outcry amongst fans when […]

Steven Stamkos Delivers Tampa Bay Lightning Fans An Unforgettable Night

Steven Stamkos Celebrates With Martin St. Louis After Scoring His Third Goal

Steven Stamkos isn’t shy when it comes to stating how much he appreciates the home crowd. Tampa Bay Lightning fans no doubt feel the same way about their alternate captain, which made his hat trick, plus assist, in Thursday night’s […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Again Flash Never Give Up Attitude In Win

Victor Hedman Stops Puck

Quitting’s not an option. The Tampa Bay Lightning are proof of that, evidenced once again in Tuesday night’s 3-2 overtime win against the Buffalo Sabres. After falling behind early, something they’ve made a habit of doing recently, the Lightning kicked […]

Ben Bishop Shines As Tampa Bay Lightning Knock Off Defending Stanley Cup Champions

Ben Bishop Stops Bryan Bickell

If you were to tell Tampa Bay Lightning fans two nights ago that their team’s first win would come on the road against the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks, it’s a pretty good bet many would look at you […]

Tampa Bay Lightning Waste Many Prime Opportunities In Horrible Loss

Anders Lindback Watches As Chris Kelly Easily Beats Him

Missed opportunities aplenty. That’s exactly what cost the Tampa Bay Lightning in Thursday night’s 3-1 season-opening loss to the Boston Bruins. Defenseman Mark Barberio, in his first full NHL season and playing for the injured Sami Salo (a late scratch), […]

Martin St. Louis Named Tampa Bay Lightning’s Next Captain

Martin St. Louis

After months of speculation regarding who would succeed Vincent Lecavalier as the Tampa Bay Lightning‘s next captain, there’s finally an answer. Tuesday night, the team announced Martin St. Louis had earned that honor. One of the NHL‘s shortest players, St. […]