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Bolts Beat: Drouin working his way through the process

Bolts Beat: Drouin working his way through the process

By ERIK ERLENDSSON
Updated: 4 hours ago
Rookie effort goes to waste in Lightning loss

Rookie effort goes to waste in Lightning loss

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The Lightning were out-played, out-hustled and out-worked on Saturday.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Bolts notes: Recovering Bishop faces shots during skate

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — Tampa Bay Lightning G Ben Bishop took to the ice for the second consecutive day Saturday in his recovery from a lower-body injury sustained Monday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Lightning rally but lose to Devils in shootout, 3-2

Lightning rally but lose to Devils in shootout, 3-2

While trailing 2-0, Nikita Kucherov salvaged a point for the Lightning with his tying goal with 40.1 seconds left in regulation after Steven Stamkos notched his 19th of the season. New Jersey goaltender Keith Kinkaid stopped all three shootout attempts to earn his first career victory.
Updated: 20 hours ago

Bolts notes: Viruses force team to take precautions

NEWARK, N.J. — In the season of the mumps around the NHL, quarantining players from each other has become a normal occurrence as 16 have been diagnosed with the virus that is making the rounds.
Published: 12/19/14
Lightning rookie Drouin finding comfort zone

Lightning rookie Drouin finding comfort zone

When Jonathan Drouin jumped up to the Bolts' top line in his third NHL game, the move was made out of necessity. Now, it’s an opportunity the 19-year-old former No. 3 overall pick is starting to earn.
Published: 12/19/14
Vasilevskiy answers the call for Lightning

Vasilevskiy answers the call for Lightning

The rapid improvement Andrei Vasilevskiy has shown, both on and off the ice, created the opportunity for the 20-year-old to make his NHL debut.
Published: 12/18/14
Vasilevskiy gives glimpse of future in Bolts' win

Vasilevskiy gives glimpse of future in Bolts' win

Highly touted goaltender prospect Andrei Vasilevskiy made his NHL debut and did it in a winning effort, making 23 saves while leading Tampa Bay to a 3-1 victory at Philadelphia.
Published: 12/16/14
Updated: 12/17/14
Bolts notes: Bishop injury not expected to be long term

Bolts notes: Bishop injury not expected to be long term

PHILADELPHIA — Ben Bishop walked through the lobby area of the Tampa Bay Lightning team hotel early Tuesday afternoon showing no worse for wear after leaving Monday’s game in Pittsburgh after the first period with an unspecified lower-b...
Published: 12/16/14
Bishop injured as Lightning fall to Penguins, 4-2

Bishop injured as Lightning fall to Penguins, 4-2

The Lightning may now officially be in a slump with four losses in the past five games. And if that's not bad enough, goaltender Ben Bishop was injured during the loss at Pittsburgh with no immediate determination of how much time he might miss.
Published: 12/15/14
Updated: 12/16/14