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Ben Bishop

Lightning Lock Up G Ben Bishop With New Deal

The Tampa Bay Lightning have locked up Ben Bishop to a new deal per the team.  The deal will keep the Vezina finalist with the Lightning organization at least until the 2016-2017 season. Bishop finished the season with a

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The Price Of Business: A Glance At Bolts, Stamkos And A New Deal

Whether Steven Stamkos signs with the Tampa Bay Lightning and spurns the ever hypnotizing allure of playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs—one thing is for sure.  After the 2015-2016 NHL season, Stamkos is going to get paid and paid

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Pressure On Maple Leafs, Not Lightning Regarding Stamkos

The Twitter world went ablaze the last two weeks after Adam Proteau of The Hockey News wrote an article speculating whether Steven Stamkos or P.K. Subban would pull a Lebron James and return home to play with the respective

Channelside Plaza

Owning Channelside Does Not End Story, Is Just Starting

Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik may have won Channelside in a bid at bankruptcy court but the Channelside saga is far from over. In fact it is just beginning just in a more positive direction. Now that Vinik

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A Look At The Channelside Saga

The sale of the Channelside complex in downtown Tampa could be summed up in one word—saga. Since 2011 the Channelside sale has been an on again/off again/on again/off again/off again—well you get the point. Still it can get a

Jeff Vinik

Vinik Ownership Makes Sense For Channelside Plaza

Since coming to the Tampa Bay area, Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik has been buying up property around the Channelside area. When he purchased the Lightning, the lease included 5 ½ acres of land. Vinik has slowly been

Steve Yzerman

Lightning A Place For Free Agents Again

When Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman took over as the general manager of the Lightning, free agents didn’t really want to come here, as it wasn’t the prettiest of sites. Oren Koules and Len Barrie had essentially run

Richard Panik

Lightning Re-Sign Richard Panik

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Richard Panik to a one-year, two-way contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Panik, 6-foot-1, 208 pounds, played in 50 games with Tampa Bay last season, recording three goals

Cody Kunyk

Lightning Re-Sign Forward Cody Kunyk

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Cody Kunyk to a one-year, two-way contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Kunyk, 24, made his NHL debut with the Lightning on April 13 at Washington, logging 10:12

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TB Lightning Sign Defenseman Matt Corrente

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Matt Corrente to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Corrente, 26, skated in 72 games with the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League last