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Trades not enough to make Bolts unique
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Trades not enough to make Bolts unique

The arrival of Braydon Coburn doesn’t knock socks off, Martin Fennelly says. He promises little offense, but offers veteran grit and playoff experience. Whether that's enough to carry the Lightning to the Stanley Cup remains to be seen.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Vasilevskiy deals first shutout as Bolts blank Buffalo 3-0

Vasilevskiy deals first shutout as Bolts blank Buffalo 3-0

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped all 28 shots he faced for his first career shutout as Tampa Bay blanked Buffalo 3-0 in front of an announced crowd of 18,922 at Amalie Arena.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Bolts notes: Carle ‘progressing’ six weeks after surgery

TAMPA — Injured D Matt Carle continues to practice and skate with the Tampa Bay Lightning, though he is still limited and continues to wear a red jersey that indicates he is still out.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Newly acquired defenseman Coburn prepping for Lightning debut

TAMPA — New D Braydon Coburn wasted little time getting acclimated to his new surroundings following the trade from Philadelphia to the Lightning on Monday.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Lightning get help on defense, acquire Coburn from Flyers

Lightning get help on defense, acquire Coburn from Flyers

Some time around 1:30 a.m. Steve Yzerman pulled off a pair of deals that yielded Tampa Bay veteran defenseman Braydon Coburn from Philadelphia along with a pair of second round draft picks from the Boston Bruins. Both deals were officially announced just before 3 a.m.
Published: 03/02/15
Updated: 03/03/15
Bolts Notes: Lightning see Jagr’s impact on Panthers

Bolts Notes: Lightning see Jagr’s impact on Panthers

SUNRISE — A familiar face awaited the Lightning when they arrived at BB&T Center on Sunday afternoon, eager to prove he can still impact a hockey game at the age of 43.
Published: 03/01/15
Lightning can’t overcome early deficit in 4-3 loss to Panthers

Lightning can’t overcome early deficit in 4-3 loss to Panthers

The Panthers took control in the second period and held on for a 4-3 triumph, less than 24 hours before today’s 3 p.m. deadline.
Published: 03/01/15
Defenseman tops Yzerman’s wish list

Defenseman tops Yzerman’s wish list

For Lightning players, today’s matchup against the Florida Panthers represents a final chance to convince general manager Steve Yzerman that standing pat at the NHL trade deadline might be the smartest move.
Published: 03/01/15
Bolts Beat: Some trades only about managing salary cap

Bolts Beat: Some trades only about managing salary cap

TAMPA — Plenty of waves were made Thursday when a trade between Columbus and Toronto saw David Clarkson shipped from the Maple Leafs in exchange for injured forward Nathan Horton.
Published: 02/28/15

Bolts notes: Vasilevskiy to have big role down stretch

TAMPA — With rookie G Andrei Vasilevskiy back in the fold following a spot start with Syracuse on Wednesday in the American Hockey League, the Tampa Bay Lightning are looking to ensure the 20-year-old receives the playing time he needs during ...
Published: 02/27/15
Updated: 02/28/15