Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Tampa Bay Lightning News

Tampa Bay Lightning news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

11 hrs ago | WVII

End

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed goaltender Ben Bishop to a two-year contract extension today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Ben Bishop, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

15 hrs ago | Raw Charge

Projecting the Tampa Bay Lightning Roster: Forwards

Today is Tampa Bay Lightning day on NHL.com, including a puzzling projection of Tampa Bay's forward lines come fall.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Brian Boyle, Nate Thompson, NHL Players, Tyler Johnson, Nikita Kucherov, Steven Stamkos

15 hrs ago | Rant Sports

New York Rangers Would Not Have Gotten Kevin Hayes Without Brian Boyle?

The man who wanted to stay with the New York Rangers this offseason, but was unwilling to accept his role as a fourth-liner and decided to leave for the Tampa Bay Lightning ultimately influenced highly touted free-agent prospect Kevin Hayes ' decision on joining the Rangers? Yes, this is true according to Hayes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers, Dan Boyle, NHL Players, Brian Boyle, NHL Southeast Division

17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Mayor Buckhorn takes his icy turn in support of ALS

This week, Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith, Hillsborough schools Superintendent Mary Ellen Elia and Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik all dumped buckets of ice and water over their heads for charity.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

21 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Could Costello's roller-coaster end in Tampa Bay?

Costello, 23, has been a member of three different NHL organizations in this past year without having signed his first pro contract, nor played his first pro game.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Jason Garrison, NHL Players

Yesterday | Raw Charge

Quick Strikes for Friday, August 22

The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles released their final roster for the 2014-15 season; overage forward and Tampa Bay Lightning draft pick Cameron Darcy was not on it.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Southeast Division, Dustin Tokarski, NHL Players

Yesterday | Raw Charge

Alex Tanguay helped sell Jarome Iginla on Colorado Avalanche

While not clearly relevant news for Tampa Bay Lightning fans, Iginla had the Bolts as a finalist for where he would sign, and if Tanguay was a factor in him signing in Colorado, he may have also been a factor in him not signing in Tampa.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colorado Avalanche, NHL Northwest Division, Alex Tanguay, Jarome Iginla, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Thu Aug 21, 2014

CBS Local

VIDEO: Lightning Owner Jeff Vinik Takes The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Tampa Bay Lightning owner and Chairman Jeff Vinik staff answered the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Hillsborough County Schools superintendent MaryEllen Elia.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Raw Charge

Top 25 Under 25: #13 Richard Panik

What was supposed to be a breakout year for the entire "Top Gun Line" saw two-thirds nominated for the Calder Trophy and Richard Panik sent back to Syracuse at one point.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Richard Panik, NHL Players, Brett Connolly, Ondrej Palat, Tyler Johnson, Martin St Louis

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Tampa Bay Lightning looking for community heroes

Tampa Bay Lightning looking for community heroes It's time to nominate people for the Tampa Bay Lightning Community Hero program.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Raw Charge

Beginner's guide to surviving without Extra Skater

For those who've never used the older hockey stats sites, here's a guide to finding your way through the maze.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Raw Charge

Quick Strikes for Wednesday, August 20

Your daily Tampa Bay Lightning and NHL news, featuring another Tweetgate, the Leafs hiring bloggers, and the sale of the New York Islanders.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Ryan Malone, Steven Stamkos, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Bolts By The Bay

Steven Stamkos Shatters Powerade Bottle with His Deadly Shot

Mar 27, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos looks on against the New York Islanders during the first period at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Steven Stamkos, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Too Many Men On The Site

NHL News and Links - Quick Shifts: August 20th Edition

Apr 27, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Stars show their support for Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen after he allows a goal to Anaheim Ducks center Nick Bonino during the overtime period in game six of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at American Airlines Center.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Stars, NHL Hockey, Kari Lehtonen, NHL Players, NHL Pacific Division, Anaheim Ducks, NHL Southeast Division

Bolts By The Bay

Nikita Kucherov: The Russian Rifle

Dec 12, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov shoots and scores against the Detroit Red Wings during the second period at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Nikita Kucherov, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

SLAM! Sports

Ryan Malone pleads no contest to DUI charge

Ryan Malone of the Tampa Bay Lightning signs autographs as he arrives for the team's home opening game against the Florida Panthers at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on October 10, 2013.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Malone, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Tue Aug 19, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Clearwater man among four killed in plane crash off Bahamas

Six years later, they decided to marry a second time. The ceremony was in April at one of their favorite places: a Tampa Bay Lightning game.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Raw Charge

Quick Strikes for Tuesday, August 19

A lot of news around the NHL for your Tuesday, including a list of teams expected to be in the race for the big prize at the end of the season, Connor McDavid.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey

St. Petersburg Times

Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik now owns Channelside Bay Plaza

Last month Vinik's new company, CBP Development LLC, won control of Channelside when the litigants fighting over the failing downtown mall struck a last-minute court settlement.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

Raw Charge

Tampa Bay Lightning let slip third-jersey schedule for 2014-15; now when will it be unveiled?

The "Bolts" third jersey is kaput. What the new sweater will look like remains a secret.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••