Jeff Vinik

Extra Point Podcast: Are the Lightning the Best Tampa Franchise?

EXTRA POINT SPORTS SHOW Tom Chang and Lauren Burg discuss the Tampa Bay Lightning‘s current success, their key role players, a playoff run and further analysis with Gary Shelton. The Lightning are atop the NHL’s Eastern Conference, tied with

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3 Takeaways from Lightning Victory Over Ducks

Cooper: “This was a test for us.” The Tampa Bay Lightning finished their third of fifth game on the road trip with a 4-1 win against the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night. A second period rally by the Lightning

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Lightning Score Four In Second En Route To Win Over Ducks

The Tampa Bay Lightning scored four goals in the second period en route to a 4-1 victory to sweep the season series against the Anaheim Ducks.

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Lightning’s Late Rally Falls Short In Loss To Kings

The Tampa Bay Lightning scored a late goal to cut the lead to 3-2 and pressured but were unable to tie it up in a 3-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

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Tyler Johnson Scores A Pair In Lightning’s Win Over Stars

Tyler Johnson scored a pair of goals and Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Dallas Stars 5-3.

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Heat Announce Signing of Tyler Johnson

No, Lightning fans, not that Tyler Johnson. The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed guard Tyler Johnson to a second 10-day contract. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Johnson, who was originally signed

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Lightning Look For Season Sweep Against Hurricanes

For the last time this season, the Tampa Bay Lightning will suit up to face the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night. The Lightning are hungry to solidify their current first place position. But Carolina is not a team to

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Tyler Johnson on Injury: It Is What It Is

After practice Monday, Tampa Bay Lightning player Tyler Johnson spoke to the media about the status of his lower body injury. “I think you can play with any injury, but at this point, for the All-Star game, you really

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Lightning’s Tyler Johnson May Sit Out NHL All-Star Game

Tyler Johnson made it Columbus to represent the Tampa Bay Lightning at the All-Star festivities, but it appears he won't appear in the actual game.

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Lightning’s Johnson Almost Quit Hockey, Now Heads to First All-Star Game

Tyler Johnson Has Dad To Thank for Life-Changing Advice Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson is preparing for his first NHL All-Star weekend. You probably haven’t thought much about this since, if you’ve seen him play, you know how strong