Amanda Borges

Lightning vs. Capitals Recap

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.

Jon Cooper

Coach Cooper Talks to Media Before Capitals Match-Up

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


Audio: Jon Cooper, “If There Were Breaks In The Game The Rangers Got Them”

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."


Audio: Jon Cooper, “Sometimes You Lay A Rotten Egg”

"Sometimes you lay a rotten egg. If you're going to do that you hope the whole team does it together."


Jon Cooper Says Team Needed To “Work Smarter, Not Harder”

Tampa Bay Lightning coach says his guys worked hard in their loss to the Rangers but they needed to work smarter not harder.


Audio: Jon Cooper, “You Have To Find A Way To Win The Third Period”

Tampa Bay Lightning Coach Jon Cooper discusses the importance of winning the third period.


Audio: Bolts Coach Jon Cooper “Sucks Losing Shootout”

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.”


Lightning Coach Jon Cooper Talks About Shootout Loss To Canadiens

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.


Radko Gudas Has A Rocket For A Shot

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.


Lightning Need To “Stick With The Program”

"whether you're up or behind you have to stick with the program...and they've been doing that." - Jon Cooper