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Lightning’s Playoff Policy Change Raises Eyebrows

It’s hard being an out of market team. It’s especially hard if that out of market team happens to be the premier  “snowbird” destination in America. It seems the Tampa Bay Lightning want to give Amalie Arena a “home

Andrei Vasilevskiy

Lightning Come Up Short, Fall To Maple Leafs

Sometimes a team just comes up short in their quest to win. The Tampa Bay Lightning experienced such a situation as they fell to the Toronto Maple Leafs by a score of 3-1. From the start, it was not


Despite Injuries, Lightning Sweep Habs And Clinch Playoff Berth

3 Stars: Lightning Heading Back To Playoffs, Dominate Habs With Sweep The Tampa Bay Lightning are heading back to the playoffs for the second consecutive season while setting the franchise record for wins. It only got better as they

Erik Erlendsson

Personnel Not Issue With Lightning Power Play

Off The Post:  Lightning Have Issues With Shot Generation On Power Play It’s the worst kept secret in the NHL—the Tampa Bay Lightning are terrible on the power play. There’s no getting around it, no rhyme or reason for

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Why The NCAA Tournament Matters To Lightning Fans

Flash of Lightning: Bolt Prospects Speaks On NCAA Tourney, Prospects It’s March Madness right now and to many people in America, there is more than one sport doing a grueling tourney with the potential for “busted” brackets. Why does


Power Play Non-Existent As Lightning Fall To Preds

The past couple of games haven’t exactly been pretty for the Tampa Bay Lightning. After narrowly beating the Florida Panthers, the Bolts fell victim to the Nashville Predators 3-2. Lightning Goalie Ben Bishop was pulled after allowing 3 goals


Paquette Returns to Lineup for Matchup vs Predators

Cooper on Paquette: “He’s a big part of our team.” For the second and final meeting between the two teams, the Tampa Bay Lightning are set to host the Nashville Predators Thursday night. With forward Cedric Paquette returning to


How Important Is The Lightning’s Power Play?

Off The Post: Recent Trend Shows Lightning Have Little To Fear The Tampa Bay Lightning have a little problem. Well it is a big problem, at least in the eyes of their fans. The Lightning’s problem, whether big or


Lightning Survive Panthers, Tie Franchise Record

For some reason, it’s never pretty when the Tampa Bay Lightning play the Florida Panthers—even at home. They were able to survive the desperate Panthers by a score of 4-3. The Lightning started the game where they left off


Key to Bolts’ Success Starts With Dominant Play on Home Ice

How can the Bolts Prepare for In-state Rivalry Matchup with Panthers? As the Tampa Bay Lightning are preparing to host the Florida Panthers Tuesday night, Lightning head coach Jon Cooper and a few of the players spoke about the