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VIDEO: Lightning Progressing Towards Playoffs

The Tampa Bay Lightning are making strides this week as they prepare for a successful playoff run. From contract extensions to honoring hockey legends, the team has had a busy week. Here’s a look at the team’s most recent

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Lightning Extend Steve Yzerman’s Contract

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman to a four-year contract extension, chairman and governor Jeff Vinik announced today. Yzerman, who has one more year remaining on his initial contract

Martin St Louis and the Bolts get back to work this weekend.

ELOOnline : Martin St Louis vs Steve Yzerman

On this edition of ELOOnline, Eric Lopez talks to’s Lightning Insider Thomas Fernandez about the NHL Trade Deadline including the Martin St Louis Trade. Why You Should Listen :  Eric Lopez talked to’s Lightning Insider Thomas Fernandez about

Steve Yzerman

Yzerman: “We’re Thankful For What Marty Brought This Organization”

In a press conference following the announcement of Tampa Bay Lightning captain Martin St. Louis’ trade, GM Steve Yzerman spoke about how he feels toward the decision.


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


Why The Tampa Bay Lightning Defense May Be Better In 2013-14

Throughout the offseason, many people have pointed to the Tampa Bay Lightning defense as an area they would have liked to see general manager Steve Yzerman address, either through the draft, or free agency. It is an area that


Lightning Captain Decision Likely To Come In Training Camp, Notes

Who will be the next captain of the Tampa Bay Lightning? It is a question that has been asked since news of Vincent Lecavalier’s buyout broke last week. It is a question that we likely wont get an answer


Tampa Bay Lightning Buy Out Vincent Lecavalier

The writing has been on the wall since well before compliance buyouts were included in the last round of CBA talks. The Tampa Bay Lightning  bought out Captain Vincent Lecavalier today. This was a move that may saw coming,


NHL Compliance Buyout Window Set To Open

One of the new tools general managers have at their disposal over the course of the next two seasons is a compliance buyout. The idea of a compliance buyout is to help teams get their salary cap number lower


Could The Colorado Avalanche Trade The Top Overall Draft Pick?

The top of the first round of the NHL Draft potentially just got very interesting. Shortly after the NHL Draft Lottery, which saw the top three picks go to the Colorado Avalanche, Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning, in