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Lightning defense steps up in victory over Minnesota

Lightning defense steps up in victory over Minnesota

TAMPA — The electrifying Lightning offense heard the challenge of the coaching staff early Saturday morning - take care of your own net first.
Updated: 12 hours ago

Bolts notes: Barberio making most of limited playing time

TAMPA — Mark Barberio has been there, done that when it comes to sitting out long stretches of games before getting into the Tampa Bay Lightning lineup.
Updated: 12 hours ago

Bolts Beat: Team doing part to avoid mumps scare

TAMPA — The Minnesota Wild came to town for the weekend and the Lightning made sure to clear out the visiting locker room.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Bolts are eager to respond  after back-to-back losses

Bolts are eager to respond after back-to-back losses

“The guys are (ticked) off, there is no doubt,’’ Coach Jon Cooper said. But breaking the skid will have to come against Minnesota, which put a 7-2 beating on Tampa Bay in October and is riding a four-game win streak.
Published: 11/22/14
Lightning fans: Cheers or jeers for St. Louis' return?

Lightning fans: Cheers or jeers for St. Louis' return?

So, what is it going to be, Lightning fans?
Published: 11/21/14
Spark missing, Bolts let Leafs off hook

Spark missing, Bolts let Leafs off hook

Stuck in neutral for most of the game, Tampa Bay paid for it in a 5-2 loss to struggling Toronto, the Lightning's second straight setback.
Published: 11/20/14
Updated: 11/21/14

Bolts Notes: Hedman joins morning skate; Connolly returns

TORONTO — The Lightning added some color to their morning skate Thursday when D Victor Hedman jumped on the ice wearing a red jersey.
Published: 11/20/14
Bolts rookie Namestnikov’s confidence keeps building

Bolts rookie Namestnikov’s confidence keeps building

TORONTO — Three weeks into the regular season, Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Vladislav Namestnikov was told to move on.
Published: 11/20/14
Return trip isn’t as joyous for Nabokov as Islanders top Bolts

Return trip isn’t as joyous for Nabokov as Islanders top Bolts

Lightning goaltender Evgeni Nabokov, facing his former Islanders teammates, suffered a 5-2 loss at Nassau Coliseum. He allowed all five goals and finished with 31 saves as Tampa Bay lost for just the second time in regulation in the past 11 games (8-2-1).
Published: 11/18/14

Bolts notes: Team nearly back to full roster

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — After a month of dealing with a slew of injuries, the Lightning appear on the verge of getting close to a full roster.
Published: 11/18/14