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A franchise is born 25 years ago

December 6, 2015 - 00:18
National Hockey League President John Ziegler stands at a podium in a nondescript conference room inside the Breakers hotel in Palm Beach. “The Board of Governors of the National Hockey League have granted conditional franchises to the applicants...

Lightning sign head coach Jon Cooper to multi-year extension

December 4, 2015 - 10:59
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed head coach Jon Cooper to a multi-year contract extension today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Cooper was named the eighth head coach in franchise history on March 25, 2...

Prospect Spotlight: Tanner Richard Leads in Syracuse

December 3, 2015 - 14:07
This week, we’ll be taking a look at a surging prospect out of the American Hockey League (AHL): Tanner Richard. Richard was selected by the Lightning in the third round, 71st overall, at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Richard currently plays for the...

Burns: 3 things we learned from sweeping the Ducks

December 3, 2015 - 10:41
Having lost two-straight games and slipping further in the Atlantic Division standings, the Tampa Bay Lightning began their West Coast swing in desperate need of a victory to keep pace with the playoff contenders in the East and build a bit of mom...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Lightning 2, Ducks 1

December 3, 2015 - 07:24
The low final score in this game is a bit misleading. Both teams generated enough scoring chances to score more than three total goals. In fact, the Lightning put four pucks in the Anaheim net, only to have one goal overturned on review because ...

Lightning launch youth coach of the month

December 2, 2015 - 15:14
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning announce the launch of Youth Coach of the Month presented by Tampa Electric’s Zap Cap Systems. The contest is open to any youth or high school coach from the Tampa Bay area who coach kids ages 18 and under. One ...

Catch Up with the Crunch: A Fight for the North Division

December 2, 2015 - 12:26
LAST WEEK Wed., Nov. 25 - Crunch at Rochester - OTL, 4-3 Fri., Nov. 27 - Crunch vs. Toronto - L, 3-1 Sun., Nov. 29 - Crunch at Bridgeport - W, 4-0 THIS WEEK Fri., Dec. 4 - Crunch vs. Binghamton - 7 p.m. Sat., Dec. 5 - Crunch vs. Utica - 7...

Mishkin’s Musings: Five Musings during plane ride to California

November 30, 2015 - 18:20
1. It’s become a well-documented talking point in the NHL over the last several seasons. Thanksgiving is an important early-season marker for determining which teams ultimately will make the playoffs and which clubs won’t. Recent history shows u...

Lightning recall D Nikita Nesterov; reassign D Luke Witkowski

November 30, 2015 - 18:14
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Nikita Nesterov from the Syracuse Crunch today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Additionally, the team announced that defenseman Luke Witkowski has been reass...

Burns: 3 things we learned from back-to-back losses

November 29, 2015 - 11:00
The Tampa Bay Lightning thought they had a turned a corner with three-straight victories against teams -- New York Rangers, Anaheim and L.A. -- expected to figure prominently in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Back-to-back underwhelming performances an...

Lightning reassign Mike Angelidis to Syracuse

November 29, 2015 - 10:25
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Mike Angelidis to the Syracuse Crunch today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Angelidis, 30, has skated in 15 games with the Crunch this season, recording a...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Islanders 3, Lightning 2

November 28, 2015 - 23:25
In Friday’s 4-2 loss in Washington, the Lightning’s penalty kill hurt them, allowing three goals on four opportunities. In this defeat to the New York Islanders, both the Lightning’s power play and penalty kill cost them. The Bolts went 0-4 on t...

Margarita Romo honored as Lightning Community Hero

November 28, 2015 - 18:30
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Margarita Romo as the 191st Lightning Community Hero over the past four seasons during the first period of tonight’s game against the New York Islanders. In total, the Lightning Foundation has granted $9...

Lightning recall forward Mike Angelidis

November 28, 2015 - 11:41
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Mike Angelidis from the Syracuse Crunch today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Angelidis, 30, has skated in 15 games with the Crunch this season, recording a...

Prospect Spotlight: Cam Darcy

November 28, 2015 - 08:06
The Tampa Bay Lightning drafted Cameron Darcy in the seventh round, 185th overall, at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The South Boston, Massachusetts, native is making his presence felt with the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League (AHL). Crunc...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Capitals 4, Lightning 2

November 27, 2015 - 22:52
Over the next three weeks, the Lightning will play the Washington Capitals twice more. If they hope to win those contests, they’ll need to replicate their third period performance from this one. The Lightning fired 20 shots on net in the third (...

Sights and Sounds from a 4-2 loss to the Capitals at Verizon Center

November 27, 2015 - 22:50
The Tampa Bay Lightning played inspired hockey over the final 10 minutes of their game against the Washington Capitals at D.C.’s Verizon Center, scoring twice and producing some anxious moments for the Caps faithful in attendance. Unfortunately f...

Mishkin's Extra Shift: Lightning 2, Kings 1

November 26, 2015 - 00:20
Heading into this daunting three-game homestand, which began last Thursday against the New York Rangers, the Lightning, despite playing well throughout November, were a game under .500. Now, after sweeping the Rangers, Anaheim Ducks and Los Angel...

Natasha Nascimento honored as Lightning Community Hero

November 25, 2015 - 19:00
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Natasha Nascimento as the 190th Lightning Community Hero over the past four seasons during the first period of tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Kings. In total, the Lightning Foundation has granted...