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Bolts blanked in Game 3; Red Wings take 2-1 series lead

Bolts blanked in Game 3; Red Wings take 2-1 series lead

After a strong start to the opening two games of the series, the Lightning took a step back on Tuesday, doing little to test goaltender Petr Mrazek, who finished with 22 saves in a 3-0 victory at Detroit.
Published: 04/21/15
Updated: 04/22/15
Bolts notes: Nesterov stepping up in sophomore year

Bolts notes: Nesterov stepping up in sophomore year

DETROIT — Entering training camp this season D Nikita Nesterov figured to be not much more than a depth player in the organizational roster.
Published: 04/21/15
Lightning invite fans to Channelside watch party for tonight’s Game 3

Lightning invite fans to Channelside watch party for tonight’s Game 3

As the Tampa Bay Lightning continue their playoff series tonight at the Detroit Red Wings, fans will gather in Tampa to watch Game 3 on a 16-foot LED screen at Channelside Bay Plaza.
Published: 04/21/15
Yzerman runs Lightning, but Red Wings still in his blood

Yzerman runs Lightning, but Red Wings still in his blood

If he’s in a nostalgic mood, Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman may decide to take a stroll outside Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena before Game 3 Tuesday evening to check out the scenery.
Published: 04/20/15
Updated: 04/21/15

Bolts Notes: Lightning have shown they can win on road

DETROIT — The Lightning were the most dominant home team in the league during the regular season, winning 32 games at Amalie Arena.
Published: 04/20/15
Winning is a tradition for Lightning’s Cooper

Winning is a tradition for Lightning’s Cooper

TAMPA — Mark Barberio showed up at the annual prospect camp and tournament held in Traverse City, Michigan, in the fall of 2010 as one of the veterans on the Lightning roster.
Published: 04/19/15
Updated: 04/20/15
Bolts notes: Filppula regains scoring touch

Bolts notes: Filppula regains scoring touch

TAMPA — C Valtteri Filppula saw his offensive production take a dip in his second season with the Lightning.
Published: 04/19/15
Bishop finds comfort zone in Game 2

Bishop finds comfort zone in Game 2

TAMPA — With his first career playoff win behind him, Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop had an admission to make Saturday.
Published: 04/19/15
Bolts earn their luck, and the much-needed victory
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Bolts earn their luck, and the much-needed victory

The Lightning have joined the living in this playoff series with Detroit. And the winning.
Published: 04/19/15
Bolts Notes: Diminutive Johnson elevates his game

Bolts Notes: Diminutive Johnson elevates his game

TAMPA — Before the series began, Detroit coach Mike Babcock was asked to assess the Lightning. The first player he mentioned was Tyler Johnson....
Published: 04/18/15