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Wing Nikita Kucherov was back at Saturday's morning skate, and plans to play tonight in the exhibition finale against the Panthers, which is an encouraging sign for the Lightning.
Wing Nikita Kucherov gave Lightning fans a thrill Thursday night in scoring on the game's first shift.
With just one week until opening night, the Lightning's backup goalie situation is still a mystery. And it might be even after the Oct. 8 season opener against the Flyers. With just one week until opening night, the Lightning's backup goalie situation is still a mystery.
Lightning forward Cedric Paquette briefly returned to the ice after Thursday's skate.
Normally, there shouldn't be much to read into preseason results in the NHL. The regulars don't always play, especially together, with many prospects getting a look. Normally, there shouldn't be much to read into preseason results in the NHL.
Lightning veteran wing Ryan Callahan said his older brother used to sneak him downstairs in their Rochester, N.Y. home to watch "Slap Shot."
While goaltender Kevin Poulin was in limbo over the weekend, having been put on waivers by the Islanders, he tried not to stress about it.
The Lightning got some encouraging news on the injury front Sunday, with x-rays on Cedric Paquette's left leg negative, the forward considered day-to-day.
The battle for the Lightning backup goalie spot just got another twist.
The Lightning made a large group of cuts Sunday, reassigning 23 players to AHL Syracuse.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop will make his first start of the preseason tonight against the Panthers at Amalie Arena, a good test to see how well his torn groin muscle has healed.
The Lightning made its first round of training camp cuts Wednesday, reducing the roster by 10 down to 53.
The Triplets are back. Lightning forwards Tyler Johnson, Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov - which formed one of the most dangerous lines in the NHL last season - will make their preseason debut tonight against the Predators in Nashville.
The Lightning will have some star power for its preseason opener tonight against Nashville at Amalie Arena.
Former Lightning coach John Tortorella will be the head coach for Team USA in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, TSN's Frank Seravalli reported today.
Lightning goalie Kristers Gudlevskis (upper body) returned to practice Monday morning, an encouraging sign as he hopes to audition for the backup role.
Owner Jeff Vinik has said he hopes captain Steven Stamkos remains with the Lightning for his entire career.
Lightning owner Jeff Vinik has said he hopes captain Steven Stamkos is here for his "whole career" and will "lead us to a lot of Stanley Cups."
Lightning coach Jon Cooper made it clear not read too much into line combinations during training camp.
The Lightning got some encouraging news Thursday, with goalie Kristers Gudlevskis' upper-body considered "minor," general manager Steve Yzerman said.