Here is a recap of the Tampa Bay Lightning loss to the Washington Capitals Thursday night. The final score was 4-3. Game Notes: • Ondrej Palat extended his point streak to eight games tonight with a goal and assist.
Tampa Bay Lightning Head Coach Jon Cooper speaks to the media about what to expect in Thursday night’s game against the Washington Capitals. SOURCE: Tampa Bay Lightning Media
The Lightning were careless with puck against the Rangers but at the same time coach Cooper believes "If there were breaks in the game, the Rangers got them."
"Sometimes you lay a rotten egg. If you're going to do that you hope the whole team does it together."
Tampa Bay Lightning coach says his guys worked hard in their loss to the Rangers but they needed to work smarter not harder.
Tampa Bay Lightning Coach Jon Cooper discusses the importance of winning the third period.
Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper wanted to win the shootout versus the Montreal Canadiens Saturday night and after the game blunty said, “It Sucks Losing The Shootout.”
Tampa Bay Lighting coach Jon Cooper thought the goalies were going to have a harder time knocking the rust off than the skaters “shows what I know” he said after the game.
Jon Cooper said that Gudas has a rocket for a shot and that he gets power play time in order to find ways to utilize his shot.
"whether you're up or behind you have to stick with the program...and they've been doing that." - Jon Cooper