Lightning, Bishop Continue Winning Ways Against Red Wings

Can the NHL playoffs start already? That is what Tampa Bay Lightning fans were asking as they left a sold out Amalie Arena Friday night. Their Bolts had just beaten the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 in what was most


Lightning’s Tyler Johnson Becoming Elite Player

Flash Of Lightning: Tyler Johnson Far From Sophomore Slump Tyler Johnson is good at hockey. The undrafted center has seen success at every level he has played at including the NHL. After a Calder finalist year last year, Johnson


Scoring First Is Important To Lightning’s Success

Off The Post: Lightning Find Success After Scoring First One of the hardest things to do is score a goal in hockey. Now, imagine trying to score against a professional NHL team who needs the two points as bad


Lightning Show They Aren’t The Same Team

Off The Post: These Bolts Show They Are For Real The NHL regular season ends on April 11th.  The Tampa Bay Lightning are probably looking at that date with relish as they have something to prove. The unexpected “one-hit

Steven Stamkos

Lightning, Stamkos Fall To Bruins In Shootout

Beantown Curse Continues At TD Garden For Lightning It’s not easy to get three of four points on the road against the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins respectively. The Tampa Bay Lightning nearly pulled it off but fell short


Lightning, Bishop Beat Habs In Goalie Duel

3 Stars: Lightning Beat Habs, Move Closer To Division Lead It was not playoff hockey but it might as well have been for the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens. After the Canadiens swept the Lightning last year


Despite Win, Lightning Suffer From Inconsistency Against Leafs

3 Stars: Lightning Overcome Inconsistency, Beat Leafs The Tampa Bay Lightning talked about starting fast as a part of their winning strategy.  They kept their word and put two quick ones past Toronto Maple Leafs’ goalie Jonathan Bernier with

Victor Hedman

Lightning’s Power Play Comes To Life, Bolts Down Sabres

3 Stars: Lightning Dominate Sabres Braydon Coburn definitely made an impression on Tampa Bay Lightning fans Tuesday night.  The recently acquired defenseman from the Philadelphia Flyers had his first fight as a Bolt and helped his new team beat

Steve Yzerman

Lightning Pay Price, Upgrade For Playoffs And Future

Off The Post: Lightning’s Yzerman Upgrades For Now And Future The phones rang all weekend with various trades and yet Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman gave no sign that a trade was imminent. Then at 2:00 a.m. on the morning of the NHL

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Columbus Blue Jackets

BREAKING: Lightning Trade Connolly, Gudas Before Deadline

Apparently, Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman likes to burn the midnight oil. After his squad lost 4-3 to the Florida Panthers, it was announced in the wee hours of the morning that the Lightning had made two separate