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Lightning Single-Game Playoff Tickets on Sale Friday

April 2, 2014 - 10:51
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will place single-game tickets for home games during the Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs on sale Friday, April 4 at 10 a.m. There could be a maximum of three or four games play...

Kostka Diagnosed With Concussion

April 2, 2014 - 10:36
It was a frightening scene Tuesday as Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Michael Kostka lay motionless on the ice and a hush fell over the entire crowd at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Moments earlier Kostka had taken a vicious hit to the head from th...

Johnson plays key role in Lightning's drive to playoffs

April 2, 2014 - 09:45
TAMPA -- The Tampa Bay Lightning are headed for the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2011. They wouldn't have gotten there without unheralded rookie forward Tyler Johnson. That's why it was appropriate that Johnson's shorthanded go...

Road to the Post-Season

April 1, 2014 - 21:51
On Tuesday, April 1st the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched a berth in the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Look back on how they gained every point on the way. To view the social media posts from fans and participants on your mobile device, copy and past...

Mike Wells Honored as 36th Lightning Community Hero

April 1, 2014 - 16:24
The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Mike Wells as the 36th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight’s game against the Montreal Canadiens. Wells, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Ligh...

Lightning forward Palat named Rookie of Month

April 1, 2014 - 14:56
NEW YORK – Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat, who led all rookies with 16 points (5-11—16) in 16 games, has been named the NHL's Rookie of the Month for March. Palat edged Calgary Flames center Joe Colborne (6-5—11 in 16 games), Anahei...

Lightning Sign Adam Erne to Entry Level Contract

April 1, 2014 - 14:47
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Adam Erne to an entry-level contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. He will report to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League for the remainder o...

Bolts, Habs have new looks, but same great goaltenders for matchup

April 1, 2014 - 13:39
THE NEW-LOOK BOLTS, HABS While the past three games versus Tampa Bay and Montreal have shown similar results – 2-1 scores all decided in extra time – the lineup features different personnel in the clubs' fourth and final meeting. "I went bac...

Bolts Prospects to Go Head-to-Head in Frozen Four

April 1, 2014 - 12:57
The field for the Frozen Four is set following the conclusion of two regional finals on Sunday. That means that Lightning prospects Adam Wilcox and Brendan O'Donnell will face-off against each other when Minnesota and North Dakota play in the Froz...

What to Watch For: Lightning vs. Canadiens

April 1, 2014 - 12:44
The Lightning will open up the month of April with a six-game homestand starting tonight versus the Montreal Canadiens. The last team these two teams met, the Lightning clinched a 2-1 victory over the Canadiens with Nate Thompson scoring two goals...

Lightning to honor Paralympic sled hockey Gold Medalist Declan Farmer

April 1, 2014 - 12:09
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will honor 2014 Winter Paralympic sled hockey Gold Medalist, and Tampa native, Declan Farmer on Tuesday when they take on the Montreal Canadiens at 7:30 p.m. (Sun Sports, 970 WFLA). Farmer will participate in a ...

Update on Lightning Playoff Clinching Scenario

April 1, 2014 - 09:20
To clinch a playoff spot Tuesday night three different things need to happen. The Lightning need to win in any fashion, the Washington Capitals need to lose in regulation and the New Jersey Devils need to lose in any way. It would be the Bolts ...

Bolts Could Clinch Playoff Berth By End Of Tuesday

March 31, 2014 - 15:16
If the postseason were to begin today the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens would be facing each other in the first round of the 2013-14 Stanley Cup playoffs. The scenario makes Tuesday's game against the Canadiens a perfect previe...

FOX’S SUN SPORTS TO DEBUT “INSIDE THE LIGHTNING: WE WALK TOGETHER FOREVER”

March 28, 2014 - 15:52
TAMPA, Fla. (March 28, 2014) – On Sunday, March 30, at 8:00 p.m., Sun Sports, the regional television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, will premiere the next episode of "Inside the Lightning" upon conclusion of the Lightning vs. Detroit Red Wings ...

Thursday’s Goals in the Paint Provide Perfect Picture of Callahan

March 28, 2014 - 15:30
Since Ryan Callahan joined the Tampa Bay Lightning 11 games ago, head coach Jon Cooper has praised him for bringing something the Bolts have been lacking this year – net front presence. On two separate occasions Thursday, Callahan was rewarded ...

Breaking Down the Bolts’ Power-Play Success

March 27, 2014 - 12:35
The Tampa Bay Lightning's "new-look" power play has transformed from almost lifeless to dynamic over their past seven games. The return of Steven Stamkos and addition of Ryan Callahan has now made it more of a "junkyard dog power play," accordi...

What to Watch For: Lightning vs. Islanders

March 27, 2014 - 12:09
The Bolts will face the New York Islanders tonight as they look to wrap up their short homestand with a win. This will be the third and final meeting versus the Islanders with both matchups decided by a shootout. Puck drops at 7:30 pm at the Tampa...

Sid Losh honored as Lightning Community Hero

March 27, 2014 - 09:17
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Sid Losh as the 35th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of tonight's game against the New York Islanders. Losh, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and...

Prospects to Watch in OHL, QMJHL Playoffs

March 27, 2014 - 08:33
The Canadian Hockey League regular season has ended, and the Western Hockey League (WHL), Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL), and Ontario Hockey League (OHL) playoffs have begun with more than 60 teams looking to advance to the Memorial Cup...

Lightning to Host 'Go Green Night'

March 27, 2014 - 07:52
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will host 'Go Green Night', presented by Pro-Shred, Coca-Cola and TECO Energy, to encourage fitness and environmental awareness tomorrow night when they take on the New York Islanders at 7:30 p.m. at the Tampa B...