Cooper Calls Matt Carle The “Silent Assassin”

Matt Carle The “Silent Assassin” Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper was asked about Matt Carle‘s recent play and suggested that earlier this season he may have been pressing because he had a letter on his sweater. Later he


Cooper On His Offense & Canes Goalie Justin Peters

After the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday evening Lightning coach Jon Cooper spoke about his teams offense, specifically firing off 50 shots, and gives credit to Carolina goalie Justin Peters.


Just One Of Those Days, Lightning Fall To Penguins 3-0

It was just one of those games "It was a good hockey game, the only thing bad about the game is that we lost" said Lightning coach Jon Cooper afterwards.


Lightning Defeat Blues 4-2

Recap & Video Highlights: Ben Bishop continues to sparkle in goal and the Tampa Bay Lightning improve to 5-0-0 versus Western Conference foes by handing he St.Louis Blues only their second loss of the season.

Tampa Bay will be on the road tonight to face a familiar foe in Carolina.

Bolts hope to rebound tonight at Carolina

Here is a breakdown of tonight’s game with some help from the fine folks at NHL.Com. Be sure to checkout their video game highlights of all the action. The Tampa Bay Lightning won four of the five meetings in 2012-13, but


Lightning Coach Jon Cooper Talks About Victory Over Sabres

Includes Game Highlight package from


Ondrej Palat Talks About His Game Winning Goal

Tampa Lightning left winger Ondrej Palat scored the game winning goal with just 4:05 remaining to defeat the Buffalo Sabres and improve to 5-2 on their seven game homestand and 7-3-0 on the season. After the game Palat spoke


Lightning Coach Jon Cooper Wanted More Tenacity Saturday Night

Echoing the comments of his captain Martin St. Louis Tampa Bay Lightning Coach Jon Cooper felt the grit and tenacity was missing in the Lightnings 5-0 drubbing at the hands of the Boston Bruins. Coach Cooper made it clear


Lightning Coach Jon Copper Talks After 5-4 Loss To Penguins

Jon Cooper does not feel his team played poorly in their hard fought 5-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday evening.


Tampa Bay Lightning Add Assistant Coach

The Tampa Bay Lightning officially announced they added George Gwozdecky to the coaching staff Friday morning as an assistant. Here is the announcement from the team: TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have named George Gwozdecky (gwahz-DECK-ee) as