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Scotty Bowman says 'it's about time' Andreychuk got HOF call

June 26, 2017 - 15:29
For Hall of Fame coach Scotty Bowman, Dave Andreychuk finally being part of a Hall of Fame class is especially gratifying.
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Dave Andreychuk going into Hall of Fame (w/photo gallery)

June 26, 2017 - 14:04
Dave Andreychuk said Monday began "business as usual." He arrived at Amalie Arena at 8:30 a.m., reporting for work in his role as Lightning VP of corporate and community affairs. Dave Andreychuk said Monday began "business as usual."
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Lightning re-sign Yanni Gourde to two-year, one-way deal

June 26, 2017 - 11:20
Just three years ago, Yanni Gourde was fightning to stay in pro hockey. Having been demoted from the AHL to ECHL, he took up civil engineering as a fallback. Just three years ago, Yanni Gourde was fightning to stay in pro hockey.
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Lightning re-signs Andrej Sustr to one-year, $1.95 million deal

June 26, 2017 - 10:47
The Lightning locked up another piece of its blueline Monday, re-signing defenseman Andrej Sustr to a one-year, $1.95 million deal.
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Brian Boyle says returning to Lightning a 'huge option'

June 25, 2017 - 19:22
As former Lightning forward Brian Boyle approaches free agency this week, he said he's trying to stay busy.
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Lightning reach out to UFA Kevin Shattenkirk

June 25, 2017 - 15:00
Lightning GM Steve Yzerman said he planned to explore free agency for potential needs, which include bolstering his blueline and adding another wing or two.
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Lightning announce development camp schedule

June 25, 2017 - 14:50
Defenseman Mikhail Sergachev headlines a roster of top Lightning prospects that will attend this week's development camp at the Ice Sports Forum in Brandon.
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Lightning opens day two of draft by taking Russian forwards

June 24, 2017 - 09:44
After taking a big, right-shot defenseman in the first round, the Lightning's second day of the NHL Draft was headlined by a couple skilled Russian forwards.
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Lightning picks defenseman Cal Foote

June 23, 2017 - 19:58
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Could Lightning deal for a defenseman today?

June 23, 2017 - 14:06
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman has been trying to further bolster his blueline, and he may have a chance to acquire one by tonight's first round of the NHL Draft.
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Peter Budaj loves 'vibe' with Lightning

June 22, 2017 - 15:07
Two years ago, nobody was willing to give Peter Budaj a shot, the veteran goalie wondering if he'd ever play in the NHL again.
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With trade freeze over, Lightning could be active

June 22, 2017 - 09:00
With the dust settling on the expansion draft saga, the Lightning can now focus on addressing some of its needs.
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Lightning loses Jason Garrison in expansion draft

June 21, 2017 - 20:09
The Lightning was able to hold onto its unprotected young defensemen Jake Dotchin and Slater Koekkoek in Wednesday's expansion draft.
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Victor Hedman finishes third in Norris Trophy voting

June 21, 2017 - 19:29
Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman knew he was a "longshot" Wednesday to win the Norris Trophy, awarded to the league's top defenseman.
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Who will Lightning lose in expansion?

June 21, 2017 - 16:55
There is still nothing official on what player the Lightning will lose tonight in the expansion draft with the Vegas Golden Knights.
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Lightning home opener Oct. 6 against Panthers

June 21, 2017 - 11:17

The Lightning announced today its home opener next season will be Oct. 6 against the Florida Panthers.

The full schedule will be released Thursday at 3 p.m.

Tampa Bay also opened the season at home last year, against Detroit.

 

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Could Lightning prospect Nikita Gusev be on the move?

June 21, 2017 - 10:57
If the Lightning is indeed making a side deal with Vegas to protect its young defensemen - or lose a contract like Jason Garrison's - it would likely have to part with a promising prospect.
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New Lightning home jersey unveiled

June 20, 2017 - 21:26
The NHL and adidas on Tuesday night unveiled new home jerseys for all 31 teams, including the Lightning.
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