TBL.com Feed

Syndicate content
Lightning
Updated: 10 hours 58 min ago

What to Watch For: Bolts at Wild

February 4, 2014 - 13:04
After a 2-1 overtime victory against the Canadiens, the Bolts will look to conclude their four-game road trip with a win over the Minnesota Wild. Last time these two teams met, Ben Bishop claimed his fifth straight win of the season which also mar...

Palat named the January NHL Rookie of the Month

February 4, 2014 - 12:13
NEW YORK (February 4, 2014) – Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat, who led all rookies in scoring with 16 points (5-11--16) in 15 games, has been named the NHL Rookie of the Month for January. Palat edged Lightning center Tyler Johnson (...

Goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis reassigned to Syracuse

February 1, 2014 - 18:59
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis (güd-LEV-skeez) to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Gudlevskis, 6-3, 205 pou...

Lightning Recall Goaltenders Cedrick Desjardins and Kristers Gudlevskis

January 31, 2014 - 22:56
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltenders Cedrick Desjardins (dayge-ar-DAN) and Kristers Gudlevskis (güd-LEV-skeez) from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League on an emergency basis today, vice president and general ...

Injuries are a story all too familiar for Lightning

January 31, 2014 - 18:34
Yet again, a cloud of doubt and uncertainty looms over head coach Jon Cooper and the Tampa Bay Lightning's heads after the latest round of injuries. Cooper's message: they have dealt with injuries before and they will have to do it again. S...

Yzerman honored with Order of Hockey in Canada

January 30, 2014 - 11:02
VANCOUVER – They are separated in age by almost 40 years, but when it comes to hockey in Canada there aren't many degrees of separation between the three recipients of the 2014 Order of Hockey in Canada that were announced on Wednesday morning. ...

Veteran forward Vaclav Prospal retires after 16 seasons in the NHL

January 28, 2014 - 21:43
TORONTO - Vaclav Prospal has retired following a 16-year NHL career. The move wasn't a surprise. Prospal was scheduled to join the Utica Comets — the Vancouver Canucks' AHL affiliate — last weekend for games against the Abbotsford Heat. But ...

Prospect Performer of the Week: Matt Peca

January 28, 2014 - 14:37
Tampa Bay Lightning prospect and Quinnipiac University Bobcats center Matthew Peca has flown quietly under the radar while helping his team to the No. 3 ranking in the NCAA. The Bobcats sit just behind No. 1 University of Minnesota and No. 2 Bosto...

Stamkos’ Soreness Part Of Normal Recovery Process

January 27, 2014 - 17:05
Taking the ice for a brief moment of time prior to the Tampa Bay Lightning's practice Monday, Steven Stamkos experienced a minor hiccup in his recovery, as he immediately decided to opt for a private off-ice workout instead. "When I wake up and...

Panik's Reassignment Not Meant to be Permanent

January 25, 2014 - 13:08
With the Olympic break just weeks away, it may have come as a surprise that Tampa Bay Lightning forward Richard Panik was loaned to the American Hockey League's Syracuse Crunch. Panik will be representing his native country Slovakia in Sochi, R...

What to Watch For: Bolts vs. Avalanche

January 25, 2014 - 12:25
After claiming their first win of 2014 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Thursday night, the Bolts will look to defeat the Colorado Avalanche in the first of two meetings between the two clubs. Puck drops at 7:00 p.m. at the Tampa Bay Times Forum an...

Amy Shimberg Honored as 25th Lightning Community Hero

January 25, 2014 - 09:47
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Amy Shimberg as the 25th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of today's game against the Colorado Avalanche. Shimberg, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundati...

Tampa Bay, Colorado’s Road To Success Similar

January 24, 2014 - 20:29
While the Tampa Bay Lightning and Colorado Avalanche's season series is a blank slate, parallels can be drawn between the two clubs and their situations. For starters, Bolts head coach Jon Cooper and Avs head coach Patrick Roy are both in Natio...

Lightning Reassign Richard Panik to Syracuse

January 24, 2014 - 15:41
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Richard Panik to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Panik, 22, has skated in 39 games with the Lightning...

Lightning to Offer Fans Advanced Parking Options for Saturday

January 24, 2014 - 09:08
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning are advising fans to expect a longer than usual commute to the Bolts game on Saturday when the team hosts the Colorado Avalanche at 7 p.m. because of the Gasparilla invasion parade. The Lightning are offering...

Stamkos Aiming For February Return

January 23, 2014 - 16:19
Immediately following the Tampa Bay Lightning's morning skate Thursday Steven Stamkos told the media he is targeting a return in the days leading up to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. "I've always said from the beginning, when the in...

Anesta Boice honored as the 24th Lightning Community Hero

January 23, 2014 - 09:25
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Anesta Boice as the 24th Lightning Community Hero of the year during the first period of today's game against the Ottawa Senators. Boice, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and...

Fox's Sun Sports to Debut "Inside the Lightning: On the Road"

January 22, 2014 - 16:28
TAMPA, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2014) – Grab your ticket and your suitcase, and come along with the Tampa Bay Lightning, as they embark on a five day-three city road trip. On Thursday, Jan. 23, at 10:30 p.m., Sun Sports, the regional television home of the ...

What to Watch For: Bolts vs. Senators

January 22, 2014 - 16:04
Ottawa is one of only two teams that the Lightning play five times this season. The last time these two teams met, the Bolts defeated the Senators 3-1 at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Puck drops in Tampa at 7:30 p.m. and you can follow all of the...

Twice As Nice For Barberio

January 21, 2014 - 17:58
It may have taken 34 games into his NHL career, yet patience was a virtue for the Tampa Bay Lightning's Mark Barberio, who was rewarded with not only his first, but second goals of his career. "Not scoring the goals wasn't really weighing on me...