Veteran wing Ryan Callahan is expected to miss four weeks, the Lightning announced Sunday. And it's fair to question when, and if, Callahan, 31, plays again this season. Or, for that matter, if he should. Veteran wing Ryan Callahan is expected to miss four weeks, the Lightning announced Sunday.
The time is now for the Lightning to make a run.
You don't see this very often. Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman got into a rare fight in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Sabres, tangling with Buffalo's Marcus Foligno at the end of the second period. It was just Hedman's fifth career fight, first since Oct. 8, 2013.
Marty St. Louis opened Thursday's press conference at Amalie Arena with a joke. "I am not making a comeback," St. Louis said, laughing. Marty St. Louis opened Thursday's press conference at Amalie Arena with a joke.
Ben Bishop will be back in net for the Lightning tonight, having missed three weeks with a lower body injury.
The Lightning should get a boost tonight with the return of goalie Ben Bishop, who will start against the Sabres.
Lightning coach Jon Cooper isn't going anywhere. While Tampa Bay, a preseason Stanley Cup favorite, is stunningly out of playoff position at the season's midpoint, don't expect any changes to involve the coaching staff. Lightning coach Jon Cooper isn't going anywhere.
Lightning goalie Ben Bishop could be returning sooner than expected. Bishop participated in his first full team skate Tuesday, and looked good during two separate 30-minute sessions. Lightning goalie Ben Bishop could be returning sooner than expected.
The Lightning will have two first-time All-Stars this season, with defenseman Victor Hedman and Nikita Kucherov named to the Atlantic Division team Tuesday.
You knew it was coming.
With the Lightning underachieving, going from preseason Stanley Cup favorites to dangerously out of playoff position, there were going to be frustrated fans asking for changes. Coach Jon Cooper, who has led the team to back-to-back lengthy playoff runs, isn't immune to criticism.
There are already …
A four-game losing streak has pushed the preseason Stanley Cup favorites further out of playoff contention. A coaching change is not the answer, Joe Smith explains, but what is? Plus we take your questions.
When the hockey world crowned the Lightning Stanley Cup favorites in the summer, few envisioned this.
Goalie Adam Wilcox misses a lot of calls as he leaves his phone on silent.
For the second straight day, Lightning goalie Ben Bishop faced shots in full gear, completing workouts with goalie coach Frantz Jean.
The Lightning forgot about its own net during Tuesday’s 6-4 loss to Winnipeg. But players got re-acquainted during an hour-long practice Wednesday that focused primarily on defensive zone drills. The Lightning forgot about its own net during Tuesday’s 6-4 loss to Winnipeg.
Veteran wing Ryan Callahan is finally returning to the Lightning lineup tonight. "There's no question it's been a while," Callahan said. "It's definitely good to be back." Veteran wing Ryan Callahan is finally returning to the Lightning lineup tonight.
Veteran wing Ryan Callahan is getting close to returning to the Lightning lineup.
In this week's episode, Joe Smith discusses what we learned in the Lightning's critical homestand, where Andrei Vasilevskiy is in replacing the injured Ben Bishop, why Ryan Callahan's hip injury remains an enigma, and …