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Lightning picks in the 2014 NHL Draft

TBL.com Feed - May 21, 2014 - 14:05
The 2014 NHL Entry Draft is June 27 and 28 in Philadelphia. The Tampa Bay Lightning currently hold the No. 19 overall pick in the first round as well as another pick between picks Nos. 26-29 depending on how far in the Stanley Cup Playoffs the New...

Grading the Lightning Goalies

TBL.com Feed - May 21, 2014 - 13:18
Each week Bolts beat reporter Missy Zielinski is grading the Tampa Bay Lightning in the categories of forwards, defense, goaltending, special teams and rookies based on their performance during the 2013-14 season. For Week 2 she is handing Lightni...

Ex-Lightning goaltender Tokarski in spotlight for Canadiens

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 21, 2014 - 12:39
Former Lightning stars Marty St. Louis and Brad Richards have taken center stage when it comes to the Rangers run into the Eastern Conference Final.
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Tom Kurvers embraces new role with USA Hockey

TBL.com Feed - May 21, 2014 - 11:47
It's like being a rookie all over again for Tom Kurvers. Kurvers, who serves as the senior advisor to Steve Zerman, joined the U.S. Men's National Team Advisory Group this year and is working alongside Chicago GM Stan Bowman, Philadelphia Pres...

Lightning sign defenseman Dylan Blujus to entry-level contract

TBL.com Feed - May 21, 2014 - 09:32
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Dylan Blujus to a three-year entry-level contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Blujus, 20, skated in 55 games with the North Bay Battalion of the...

Several Lightning players honored by The Hockey News

TBL.com Feed - May 21, 2014 - 09:20
The Hockey News recently published their 2013-14 List Issue. While we wait for the NHL Awards in June here is a quick rundown of where the Lightning ranked in a variety of categories in the magazine. Patrick Roy Award - Best Goalie Winner: ...

Dylan Blujus (D) from North Bay Battalion to Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning Transactions - May 21, 2014 - 00:00
Status: Confirmed
Date: 05/21/2014
Player: Dylan Blujus (D)
From: North Bay Battalion
To: Tampa Bay Lightning
Information: Entry Level
Source: Link

World Championships Round-Up: Three Bolts still alive at World Championships

TBL.com Feed - May 20, 2014 - 16:01
Center, Tyler Johnson (USA) – Team USA hit a bump in the road last week with back-to-back losses versus Russia and Latvia, yet the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Tyler Johnson has continued to shine. After dishing out four points in the first two games of ...

Preview Ben Bishop's new mask design for next season

TBL.com Feed - May 20, 2014 - 12:52
While the 2013-14 season is nearing its end, the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Ben Bishop is already thinking about next year. Not only did the league’s tallest netminder tell the media during exit interviews that he was already looking forward to the ...

GIF: Andrei Vasilevskiy's KHL Save of the Year

TBL.com Feed - May 20, 2014 - 08:33
Andrei Vasilevskiy recently signed his entry-level contract with the Lightning and will likely head to North America next season to start his Lightning career. But before he left Russia and the KHL, Vasilevskiy made the KHL Save of the Year in...

Fan's Choice Voting Results: Most Valuable Player

TBL.com Feed - May 19, 2014 - 14:22
The fans have spoken and made their choice for the Most Valuable Player from the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning season. Copy and paste the following link to view full infographic: http://3.cdn.nhle.com/lightning/images/upload/2014/05/MVPResul...

Lightning notes from Worlds, including high praise for Vasilevskiy

Lightning Strikes (Cristodero) - May 19, 2014 - 10:14
Lightning goalie prospect Andrei Vasilevskiy may be in a backup role for Russia at the World Championship, but he's been turning heads in Minsk.
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Tampa Bay Lightning classic games to be aired Thursdays during NHL lockout

Bolts Report (Erlendsson) - May 18, 2014 - 01:25

Need a Lightning fix while the NHL is on hiatus due to the lockout? on Thursday nights, Sun Sports will be airing classic games for viewers. Two games - the inaugural game as well as the night Dave Andreychuk broke the NHL power play goal record - have already aired.…

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Mishkin’s Musings: Western Conference Final preview and prediction

TBL.com Feed - May 17, 2014 - 15:12
Central #3 Chicago Blackhawks vs. Pacific #3 Los Angeles Kings: The fact that these two teams are meeting in the Conference Final is not a surprise. They played each other in the West Final last year and, despite the fact that they both finished t...

Sunday Extra Charge: The best is yet to come for Lightning

TBL.com Feed - May 16, 2014 - 14:33
At the beginning of last season, the Lightning team that finished with the third-worst record in the National Hockey League in 2012-13 was left off the postseason radar for 2013-14, but by the conclusion of the campaign not only did the Lightning ...

Zielinski's pick: Lightning MVP

TBL.com Feed - May 16, 2014 - 13:13
Lightning fans are making their choices for their Fan's Choices Awards now through May 19th. Bolts Beat Reporter Missy Zielinski chimes in with her choice for each of the awards. Here's her selection for MVP: BEN BISHOP Before the 2013-1...

Fan's Choice Voting Results: Top Goal

TBL.com Feed - May 16, 2014 - 12:59
The fans have spoken and made their choice for their Top Goal from the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning season. Copy and paste the following link to view full infographic: http://3.cdn.nhle.com/lightning/images/upload/2014/05/StamkosReturnsTopM...

Mishkin’s Musings: Eastern Conference Final preview and prediction

TBL.com Feed - May 15, 2014 - 20:46
Atlantic #3 Montreal Canadiens vs. Metropolitan #2 New York Rangers: There’s one thing we know about this series: we can’t have two “teams of destiny” in a single year. Only one of them will advance to the Stanley Cup Final. Still, it’s been a gre...

Fan's Choice: Top Goal

TBL.com Feed - May 14, 2014 - 14:50
To vote on the top goal of the season, copy and paste the following URL into your browser http://www.tampabaylightning.com/topgoal
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