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Lightning Add New Defenseman In Dotchin

The Tampa Bay Lightning have added a new defenseman to their farm system in Jake Dotchin. Dotchin signed an entry level deal with the Lightning per the team’s website. Dotchin skated in 63 games for the Barrie Colts of


NHL: Palat On The Ice

Per Darren Dreger, Ondrej Palat was on the ice this morning for an optional skate. Palat skating for the Lightning in an optional today. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) April 19, 2014


Lightning’s Bishop Back On the Ice

Ben Bishop may not be playing in tonight’s playoff game, but the Tampa Bay Lightning goalie is on the ice Friday morning. The team Instagram shows us this photo of him shooting pucks with the goalie coach.

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Lightning Have Conquered Adversity, Not Fazed By Loss

Everyone looks at the Tampa Bay Lightning and the first word that comes to mind is adversity, but it’s the wrong word. The real word that has defined what the Lightning have gone through is uncertainty. They were uncertain


Lightning’s Bishop Practicing in Pads

The Tampa Bay Lightning goalie that has been nursing an upper body injury, did not play in Wednesday’s playoff game against the Montreal Canadiens. But today, Ben Bishop is in full pads for practice on the ice. Bay News


Lightning’s Defense Shaky As Bolts Fall To Habs In Overtime

This is not the start that the Tampa Bay Lightning envisioned, not one bit. The Bolts fell to the Montreal Canadiens in a close game if you can call it that but really it was a game in which

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VIDEO: Lightning Ready for Playoffs

Wednesday night marks the start of the NHL playoffs and the Tampa Bay Lightning kick it off against the Montreal Canadiens. With so many ups and downs this season, the Lightning are ready to make this a memorable experience.


Lightning Down Caps, Gain Home Ice For Playoff Run.

The Tampa Bay Lightning will begin their postseason at home. The Bolts were able to beat a lackluster Washington Capitals team with nothing to play for and get home-ice advantage. Matt Carle scored the winning goal against Braden Holtby


NHL’s Daly Releases Statement Regarding Malone

Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly has released a statement regarding Tampa Bay Lightning F Ryan Malone who was arrested earlier this morning. Here is the quote per Yahoo!’s Greg Wyshynski, editor of the Puck Daddy blog: NHL's Bill Daly: Ryan


UPDATE: Lightning’s Malone’s Arrest Report

Tampa Bay Lightning F Ryan Malone was arrested last night for DUI and possession of cocaine. Malone hit a curb on S Howard and was stopped for a routine traffic stop. Here is the report from the Tampa Police