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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

Bolts Notes: Another injury tests Lightning’s defensive depth

TAMPA — With injuries mounting up among the Lightning defensive corps, the blue line depth is undergoing a severe test heading into next week’s All-Star break.
Published: 01/17/15
Bolts’ Bishop trying to live up to own high standard
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Bolts’ Bishop trying to live up to own high standard

TAMPA — It’s not as if Ben Bishop has been bad in goal for the Lightning this season. Bad? His team has 28 wins and Bishop has been in on 22 of those. Thursday night against Edmonton, Bishop stood tall as the Lightning won 3-2. He shut ...
Published: 01/17/15
Lightning’s Paquette says he’d take on Chara again

Lightning’s Paquette says he’d take on Chara again

TAMPA — Tampa Bay Lightning rookie Cedric Paquette didn’t go looking to stir up trouble against Boston on Tuesday, but he was more than happy to find himself in the middle of the action with 6-foot-9 Zdeno Chara....
Published: 01/15/15
Updated: 01/16/15