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Mishkin's Extra Shift: Game 2 packs a lot of action into 60 minutes

June 6, 2015 - 23:08
This game packed a lot into 60 minutes – lead changes, momentum swings, wide-open chances, a goalie switch and a key power play goal in the third period. In addition to all those components, it was an exciting, entertaining contest. This series ...

Phil Esposito honored as Lightning Community Hero

June 6, 2015 - 19:00
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Phil Esposito as the 53rd Lightning Community Hero of the season during the first period of tonight’s Game 2 Stanley Cup Final matchup against the Chicago Blackhawks. Esposito, who received a $100,000 do...

Game 2 Notebook: Lightning lean on resiliency to break home losing skid

June 6, 2015 - 12:39
The Tampa Bay Lightning will be looking to stop a three-game home losing streak tonight when they host the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena (7:15 p.m. puck drop). The Lightning, the best home team in the NHL...

Cedric Paquette looking forward to checking and chirping Toews more in two languages

June 6, 2015 - 10:48
TAMPA, Fla. - Cedric Paquette enjoyed not just shutting down Jonathan Toews in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, but also letting Chicago's captain hear all about it. Don't expect him to shut up as the series continues. "I think I've got to p...

Masisak: Stats reveal Anton Stralman's hidden value to Lightning

June 6, 2015 - 10:34
TAMPA -- A year ago, Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman was three wins shy of winning the Stanley Cup but also faced a summer of uncertainty as an unrestricted free agent. The pain of losing in the Stanley Cup Final was compounded w...

Lightning looking to extend unbeaten Game 2 streak on Saturday

June 5, 2015 - 13:56
The Tampa Bay Lightning have been perfect in Game 2s during their current playoff run, going 3-0 with two of the wins coming on the road. The Lightning hope to continue that streak into Saturday’s Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chica...

Garrison: Playoff beard constant topic of conversation

June 4, 2015 - 16:21
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison will be blogging for NHL.com periodically throughout the Stanley Cup Final. In this edition, he talks about his beard, which has become a storyline during his team's long postseason run. TAMPA -- My...

Bolts look to regroup following game 1 loss

June 4, 2015 - 14:36
After watching the video of Wednesday’s agonizing 2-1 loss to Chicago in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said the tape showed pretty much the same things he saw during the game. Namely, the Lightning p...

Lightning to operate Lightning High School Hockey League

June 4, 2015 - 14:18
The Tampa Bay Lightning, through its Community Hockey Development Department, will operate the Lightning High School Hockey League (LHSHL) beginning with the 2015-16 season in September, the club announced today. The Board of Directors and Mem...

Burns: Three things we learned from a Game 1 loss

June 4, 2015 - 12:07
The Tampa Bay Lightning opened Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks the same way they finished the Eastern Conference Final versus the Rangers: by dominating possession and building a wall in front of goaltender Ben Bisho...

Jason Garrison: Game 1 loss showed we can't sit back

June 4, 2015 - 10:10
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison will be blogging for NHL.com periodically throughout the Stanley Cup Final. In this edition, Garrison discusses a heartbreaking 2-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. ...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Bolts dominate first period but Hawks control rest of game

June 3, 2015 - 23:53
In terms of flow of play, there was a stark difference between the first period and the final two frames. The Lightning controlled most of the opening period. When counting shot attempts, the Lightning had 24 and the ‘Hawks only 11 in the first ...

Lightning fans honored as Lightning Community Heroes

June 3, 2015 - 20:00
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored the Lightning fans as the 52nd Lightning Community Heroes of the season during the first period of tonight’s Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks, to thank the fans for all of t...

Lightning ready for Game 1 after days of preparation, media

June 3, 2015 - 12:43
After four days of resting, practicing and talking about the Stanley Cup Final to an ever-growing throng of media, the Tampa Bay Lightning are finally set to play. Game 1 of the Cup Final against the Chicago Blackhawks is tonight at Amalie Aren...

Bolts current success traces roots back to 2011

June 3, 2015 - 09:12
On the ice in May 2011, the Tampa Bay Lightning were one win away from a Stanley Cup Final. Meanwhile, behind closed doors within the inner sanctum of Lightning headquarters at Amalie Arena (then St. Pete Times Forum), Bolts management was craf...

Jason Garrison: Lightning feeling excitement of community

June 2, 2015 - 16:51
Let's start this off by looking back. As soon as we won Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Friday, obviously there was a lot of excitement, but it was the first time I came back to ...

Steve Yzerman's patient approach paying off for Lightning

June 2, 2015 - 16:09
TAMPA -- Through 12 seasons and three Stanley Cup championships, Kris Draper watched and played alongside Steve Yzerman as he masterfully mixed qualities such as being humble with being calculated in order to become one of the greatest players of ...