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Saturday, Jan 24, 2015

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Bolts’ Drouin is fastest skater at NHL skills challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Jonathan Drouin of the Lightning beat Mike Hoffman of the Senators, registering the fastest time in 13.103 seconds, to lead Team Foligno past Team Toews in the Bridgestone NHL Fastest Skater on Saturday, the first event of th...
Updated: 59 mins ago
Stamkos tells All-Star media he hopes to stay with Bolts

Stamkos tells All-Star media he hopes to stay with Bolts

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos says he hopes to stay with Tampa Bay for the long term. “Yeah I think that’s exactly what the plan is,” Stamkos said Friday at the NHL All-Star Game media day in Columbus.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Difficult stretch awaits Lightning after All-Star Break

Difficult stretch awaits Lightning after All-Star Break

The Lightning hit this weekend’s All-Star break on a high note. Winners of 10 of their past 13 games, they are atop the Eastern Conference standings as the league takes a five-day hiatus starting today.
Published: 01/22/15
Where the Lightning stand heading into All-Star break

Where the Lightning stand heading into All-Star break

The Lightning have moved back to the number one spot in the Eastern Conference and will take on the Vancouver Canucks tonight at Amalie Arena.
Published: 01/20/15
Updated: 01/21/15
Lightning win eighth straight at home, 4-1 over Canucks

Lightning win eighth straight at home, 4-1 over Canucks

Tampa Bay heads into the All-Star break with a franchise record-tying home winning streak and holding the top spot in the Eastern Conference.
Published: 01/20/15
Updated: 01/21/15

Bolts notes: D Witkowski makes NHL debut

TAMPA — D Luke Witkowski was among the last players cut by Tampa Bay during training camp. In October, he earned his first recall, but never played. Over the weekend, Witkowski once again fielded a phone call telling him to pack his bags and h...
Published: 01/20/15
Lightning's Carle to have surgery, miss 6-8 weeks

Lightning's Carle to have surgery, miss 6-8 weeks

Already without one top defenseman for the rest of the season, the Lightning must deal with the loss of Matt Carle for up to two months.
Published: 01/19/15
Updated: 01/20/15
Lightning look to lift performance before break

Lightning look to lift performance before break

One game remains before the Lightning hit the All-Star break. Two points are on the line. But is there more than one goal to accomplish for Tampa Bay against Vancouver tonight before taking five days off?
Published: 01/19/15
Updated: 01/20/15
Lightning fans mingle with players at Bolts Family Carnival

Lightning fans mingle with players at Bolts Family Carnival

TAMPA — Joshua Panico spent the afternoon of his 13th birthday in the middle of Amalie Arena, surrounded by Tampa Bay Lightning players, fans, and merchandise at the inaugural Bolts Family Carnival.
Published: 01/18/15
Lightning survive Avalanche in shootout, 3-2

Lightning survive Avalanche in shootout, 3-2

Goalie Ben Bishop tied a season high with 40 saves to lead the Lightning to their seventh straight win at home. Ryan Callahan had the shootout-deciding marker as Tampa Bay moved back atop the Eastern Conference.
Published: 01/17/15
Updated: 01/18/15