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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

Tampa Bay Lightning

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

Jay Feaster

Lightning Hire Former Stanley Cup Champion

The Tampa Bay Lightning have named Jay Feaster to the position of executive director of community hockey development announced today. In his new role, Feaster will be working with local youth to help grow hockey in the Tampa Bay

Lightning_Matt_Carle_2013

Don’t Expect Lightning’s Carle To Go Anywhere

Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman had no issue shedding salary to add new defenseman Anton Stralman but is he done shedding salary? There has been some speculation that Yzerman would try and move defenseman Matt Carle as the

Jeff Costello 2014

Lightning Prospect Costello Excited After Development Camp

The Tampa Bay Lightning fans weren’t the only ones excited about the development camp that took place at the Brandon Ice Forum. The Forum had standing room only as fans from all over the Bay area flocked to see

Bobby Bowden

Top 10 Florida Athletes To Ever Play in the Sunshine State

A Look at The Best Florida Athletes Who are the best athletes to ever play in Florida? We’re taking a look at the best players to ever play in the Sunshine State. Whether they made a name for themselves on

Clay Witt

Tampa Area Native Happy to be a Lightning Prospect

Clay Witt is from Brandon, FL, just 15 minutes from Tampa and when he got the invitation from the Lightning to come to development camp, he was thrilled. Witt said the call came at a bit of a surprise

Jonathan Drouin

Jonathan Drouin: You Can’t Just Show Up and Make the Team

The Lightning’s first round pick from the 2013 draft, Jonathan Drouin, is still hoping to make the team. He’s at development camp this week and even though he feels that he doesn’t have an advantage, he is older than