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Degrees of separation: Sharks vs. Lightning

November 13, 2014 - 12:46
The Lightning return home from their latest road trip with at least a point in each game as they look to collect two more tonight against the San Jose Sharks, a team they struggled against last season. Ben Bishop will lead the Bolts on to the ice ...

Pregame Notebook: Tyler Johnson, Alex Killorn probable vs. Sharks

November 13, 2014 - 12:32
Tampa Bay center Tyler Johnson appears to be no worse for the wear following a violent check to the ribs from Chicago’s Brent Seabrook in the Lightning’s 3-2 shootout loss to the Blackhawks on Tuesday. Johnson was on the ice during the Bolts’ m...

Bolts GameDay: Lightning vs. Sharks

November 13, 2014 - 08:30

Lightning partner with Metropolitan Ministries to host food drives

November 12, 2014 - 16:08
TAMPA BAY –The Tampa Bay Lightning is partnering with Metropolitan Ministries twice this month to host non-perishable food drives at Amalie Arena on Ford Thunder Alley prior to their home games on November 13 vs. San Jose and November 22 vs. Minne...

Crunch Time: Yanni Gourde tallies two goals as Syracuse goes 1-0-2

November 12, 2014 - 14:59
The Syracuse Crunch were back in action last weekend with three games, highlighted by a back-to-back homestand against the Norfolk Admirals. The Crunch were able to secure at least one point in all three of their games, as they went 1-0-2 on the w...

Lightning prospect spotlight: Tanner Richard

November 12, 2014 - 14:56
The Lightning selected centerman Tanner Richard in the third round, 71st overall, at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. The Markham, Ontario, native currently plays for the Lightning’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch. This season ...

Lightning to debut new third jersey system on Thursday night

November 12, 2014 - 14:28
TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will debut their new, black third jersey on Thursday night when the team hosts the San Jose Sharks at Amalie Arena at 7:30 p.m. Fans attending Thursday night’s game between the Lightning and Sharks will receiv...

Tyler Johnson listed day-to-day after leaving Tuesday's game

November 12, 2014 - 12:46
Tampa Bay points leader Tyler Johnson is day-to-day following a hit in the third period of the Lightning’s 3-2 shootout loss in Chicago. Johnson has an upper-body injury. The 24-year-old left Tuesday’s game in the third after getting cross-c...

Burns: Three things we learned in Bolts shootout loss to the Blackhawks

November 12, 2014 - 11:14
Tampa Bay nearly snuck out of the Madhouse on Madison with a victory and two points on Tuesday despite finding itself stuck in its own zone for most of the night and getting outshot 31-13 by Chicago through two periods. Chicago snapped the Ligh...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Ben Bishop shines again in Chicago

November 11, 2014 - 23:42
Before this game, both clubs spoke about using this game as a measuring stick. The Hawks, which had won just four of their previous 10 games, wanted to see how they fared against the Bolts, who came into the game tied with Anaheim for the most po...

Anton Stralman overcomes odds to star for the Bolts on the blueline

November 10, 2014 - 21:21
The odds are stacked against any hockey player who dreams of playing in the NHL. But poor odds have never fazed Anton Stralman. According to a recent study by St. Lawrence University, the probability of a seventh-round draft pick playing in at...

Mishkin's Musings: Where I stand on hockey analytics

November 10, 2014 - 14:33
Several years ago, the Lightning were about to face an opponent in a mid-November game. It was their first contest that season against this club. In looking at the other team’s stats, I noted a certain player’s assist total. This player, who ha...

Burns: Three Things we learned over the weekend

November 10, 2014 - 10:49
Tampa Bay extended its current win streak to six games with a pair of victories over the weekend, a 7-4 blitzing of Columbus on Saturday followed by a 4-3 shootout triumph in Detroit on Sunday. With 23 points through their first 15 games, the ...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Lightning earn well-deserved win in Detroit

November 9, 2014 - 21:11
The Lightning played very well in this game and were deserving of their sixth consecutive win. Their performance was even more impressive given the fact that they were skating in the second half of a back-to-back against a rested opponent. Wit...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Offense propels Bolts to victory in Columbus

November 9, 2014 - 00:28
This was a tale of three games, one for each period. Fortunately for the Lightning, it scored enough goals in the first two periods to propel them to their fifth consecutive win. For the first 17 minutes of the first period, the Lightning thor...

Three things we learned during the Bolts undefeated homestand

November 7, 2014 - 10:46
The Tampa Bay Lightning concluded a successful, four-game homestand with a 5-2 win over Calgary, the Bolts fourth win in a row. The Lightning improved their record at Amalie Arena to 6-1-1 but now head back on the road for three games in the M...

Gary Bettman attends Thursday's Lightning-Flames game at Amalie Arena

November 6, 2014 - 22:57
National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman attended Tampa Bay’s 5-2 victory over Calgary, spending time with Lightning Chairman and Governor Jeff Vinik and meeting with Bolts sponsors, season ticket members and suite holders. Talking to ...

Mishkin's Musings: Lightning shine in third period of win vs. Calgary

November 6, 2014 - 22:43
When these teams met last month in Calgary, the game was a defensive struggle. Scoring chances were hard to come by and each club only mustered 22 shots – a total that included three full periods and part of an overtime session. This was a much ...

Sgt. Taylor Urruela honored as Lightning Community Hero

November 6, 2014 - 18:45
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Sgt. Taylor Urruela as the eighth Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight’s game against the Calgary Flames. Urruela, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Fo...

Lightning to participate in USA Hockey's 'Try Hockey for Free Day'

November 6, 2014 - 14:58
TAMPA BAY –The Tampa Bay Lightning will participate in USA Hockey’s Try Hockey For Free Day this Saturday, November 8 at multiple local ice rinks. Try Hockey For Free gives free ice time for children who would like to try the sport. Try Hockey...