Tampa Bay Lightning
For the first time since Steve Yzerman took over as general manager for Tampa Bay, the Lightning did not make a pick in the first round of the NHL Entry Draft.
The business of preparing for the upcoming season officially gets under way with the NHL Entry Draft. The first round will be held tonight at BB&T Center in Sunrise starting at 7, with Tampa Bay holding the 28th overall pick.
TAMPA — The Lightning will open the defense of their Eastern Conference championship — and raise a banner to the Amalie Arena rafters — on Oct. 8 against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Just over a week after seeing the season come to an end with a loss in the Stanley Cup Final, the page turned quickly for the Lightning to the upcoming season as the schedule for the 2015-16 season was announced.
The Lightning received recognition at Wednesday’s NHL awards show for a record-breaking season and their run to the Stanley Cup Final.
A celebration of the Bay area sports scene kicked off by honoring one of Tampa’s own Wednesday night as Tino Martinez was named the recipient of the Lee Roy Selmon Lifetime Achievement Award at the fifth annual Sneaker Soiree.
LAS VEGAS — The NHL is officially exploring expansion.
TAMPA — Less than two weeks after the Tampa Bay Lightning season ended with a heartbreaking loss in the Stanley Cup Final, it’s time to start thinking about next season.
A trip to Tropicana Field on Tuesday proved the Lightning aren't bad at baseball either.