Lightning Strikes (Cristodero)
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After several weeks of being healthy up front, the Lightning may be without center Vladislav Namestnikov for the second straight game.
Now that general manager Steve Yzerman made it clear publicly Monday that Steven Stamkos isn't getting traded, the Lightning captain is happy he can now focus on hockey the rest of the season.
Captain Steven Stamkos isn't going anywhere. At least, not before the Feb. 29 trade deadline. Captain Steven Stamkos isn't going anywhere.
Andrei Vasilevskiy may be a No. 1 goalie of the future. But Vasilevskiy's near-future will likely include some trips back to AHL Syracuse to play for the Crunch, giving the touted prospect an opportunity to play more. Andrei Vasilevskiy may be a No. 1 goalie of the future.
Defenseman Slater Koekkoek certainly took a unique path in his latest callup from AHL Syracuse.
If he wanted to, captain Steven Stamkos could sqaush any potential drama leading up until the Feb. 29 trade deadline.
The Lightning announced Thursday that season tickets for next season will increase by an average of 7 percent.
The Times' Joe Smith and Chad Scharr from BoltProspects.com discuss the current state of the Lightning, its future, the big decisions it faces -- signing Steven Stamkos, trading Jonathan Drouin, what goalie to pick -- and what prospects are waiting in the wings to impact the club in future seasons. Joe will also answer your questions on what …
Defensemen Jason Garrison is expected to miss 3-5 weeks with a lower body injury, a big blow to the Lightning blue line.
The Lightning lost more than just a game Monday night in Ottawa.
There's no guarantee that captain Steven Stamkos leaves the Lightning as a free agent this summer.
While the Lightning will play in Jonathan Drouin's hometown of Montreal Tuesday, the suspended wing continues to work out and skate on his own every day somewhere in the city.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop was one of the last players off the ice at Monday's optional skate, acknowledging to the swarm of Ottawa-based reporters he would not get a chance to face his former team tonight.