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Traffic Advisory For January 18 Lightning Home Game

January 17, 2014 - 12:50
Thank you for your support of the Tampa Bay Lightning. The home game vs. the San Jose Sharks on Saturday, January 18 coincide with Gasparilla activities. In order to ensure you're fully aware of all road closures and tips on getting to and from...

Lightning Reassign Andrej Sustr to Syracuse

January 16, 2014 - 23:25
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Andrej Sustr to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Sustr, 23, has skated in 38 games with the Light...

What to Watch For: Bolts vs. Islanders

January 16, 2014 - 15:33
After an impressive pair of road trips, the Bolts return home to face the New York Islanders with the intention to snap a three-game home losing streak. The Lightning boast a record of 10-2-3 versus the Islanders over the last 15 games at home. Th...

Stamkos Participates In Full Team Skate, Drills For First Time

January 16, 2014 - 14:57
Albeit it was in a red, no-contact jersey, Steven Stamkos joined his fellow Tampa Bay Lightning teammates on the ice for Tuesday's morning skate at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. The two-time Rocket Richard Trophy winner participated in drills for the...

Andre Kirwan Honored as Lightning Community Hero

January 16, 2014 - 09:50
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Andre Kirwan as the 22nd Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight's game against the New York Islanders. Kirwan, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundati...

Five Years After ’09 Draft, Hedman Living Up To His Promise

January 15, 2014 - 15:26
Five years ago an 18-year-old Victor Hedman was selling himself to the Tampa Bay Lightning at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. "I think I can bring a winning mentality to the team," he said in the days leading up to the draft. "I want to bring my two-...

Prospect Performer of the Week: Brett Connolly

January 14, 2014 - 19:37
Tampa Bay Lightning prospect and Syracuse Crunch forward Brett Connolly earned top honors as he was named to the 2014 American Hockey League (AHL) All-Star Classic team. Connolly along with Crunch head coach, Rob Zettler, were named to the team th...

What To Watch For: Bolts at Rangers

January 14, 2014 - 13:37
The Lightning will wrap up their three game road trip tonight against the New York Rangers. Despite dropping last night's contest to the Blue Jackets, the Lightning have won seven of their last nine road games and will look to snap the Rangers thr...

Syracuse's Kristers Gudlevskis named CCM/AHL Player of the Week

January 13, 2014 - 14:39
PRINGFIELD, Mass. - The American Hockey League announced today that Syracuse Crunch goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Jan. 12, 2014. During a week that began with his selec...

Lightning Reassign Cedrick Desjardins to Syracuse

January 13, 2014 - 14:34
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned goaltender Cedrick Desjardins to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Desjardins, 28, was recalled by the Lightn...

What To Watch For: Bolts at Blue Jackets

January 13, 2014 - 13:44
Just two days after stopping a surging Flyers team, the Bolts will face yet another team that is on a hot streak in the Columbus Blue Jackets, who have gone 7-3-0 over their last 10 games. The Bolts, meanwhile have won seven of their last eight on...

What to Watch For: Bolts at Flyers

January 11, 2014 - 12:22
The Lightning will look to halt a Flyers 10-game home win streak today that dates back to November 5th. The last time these two teams met, the Bolts defeated the Flyers 4-2 on Nov. 27. Keep up with all of the action on Sun Sports with the pre-game...

Bolts Could Have Bishop, Gudas Back During Road Trip

January 10, 2014 - 16:36
Blueliner Radko Gudas did not skate with the Lightning Friday as he recovers from a lower body injury. Cooper confirmed he would be playing at some point on their upcoming road trip. He is currently listed as day-to-day. Netminder Ben Bishop...

Purcell Quietly Collecting Points, Confidence

January 10, 2014 - 16:29
Though they may have not registered any points Thursday night versus the Washington Capitals, the line of Alex Killorn-Valtteri Filppula-Teddy Purcell remained a presence for the Tampa Bay Lightning. The trio combined for 13 shots on net as wel...

Head Coach Rob Zettler and forward Brett Connolly named to AHL All-Star team

January 9, 2014 - 16:26
Syracuse, NY - The American Hockey League has selected Syracuse Crunch Head Coach Rob Zettler and right wing Brett Connolly to represent the AHL at the 2014 AHL All-Star Classic presented by Assante Wealth Management, to take place Feb. 11 and 12 ...

Bishop's Absence An Opportunity For Lindback

January 9, 2014 - 15:46
It was announced Thursday morning that Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop had been diagnosed with a sprained right wrist and was placed on injured reserve retroactive to the January 5 game against the Edmonton Oilers. Needing to stay on ...

Zack Aldridge honored as Lightning Community Hero

January 9, 2014 - 13:18
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Zack Aldridge as the 21st Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight's game against the Washington Capitals. Aldridge, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foun...

This Week in Social Media

January 8, 2014 - 15:27
To view the top social media posts on your mobile device, copy and paste the following URL into your browser: http://storify.com/TBLightning/social-superlatives-of-the-week

Photo: Steven Stamkos dons Team Canada Sweater

January 8, 2014 - 15:19
To view the image of Steven Stamkos wearing the Team Canada Olympic Sweater on your mobile device, copy and paste the following link in your browser: http://2.cdn.nhle.com/lightning/images/upload/2014/01/stamkos_olympic_teamcanada.jpg

INFOGRAPHIC: Lightning Defense and Goaltender Heights

January 8, 2014 - 14:38
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