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Who's hot heading into this week: 1. MARTIN ST. LOUIS The Lightning forward is riding a five-game point streak since returning from injury on Dec. 21 and has poi...

Steven Stamkos caps Lightning's homestand in style

TAMPA -- A three-game Lightning homestand sweep was finished courtesy of an electrifying three-goal performance...

Tampa Bay Lightning defense pressured to fill bigger void with Victor Hedman out with concussion

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Lightning notes: LW Malone injured during morning practice

The injury bug continues to bite the Lightning with LW Ryan Malone the latest to feel the pain.

Bolts look to remain hot, blow past Maple Leafs

Tune into Sun Sports at 7 p.m. to watch the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Tampa Bay Lightning are still out of the playoff picture in the Eastern Conference, but they've been working their way back in. The Toronto Maple Leafs need to improve their penalty killing or they could keep heading in the opposite direction. The Lightning go for a season-high...

When Goaltending Falls Apart

Last season the Tampa Bay Lightning finished fifth in the East Conference with 103 points and made the semi-finals.  Throughout the much of the regular season they did not have great goaltending.  They started the year with Dan Ellis and Mike Smith in goal.  Neither of them performed like they belonged in the NHL.  In January things changed.  The Lightning were able to trade...

Stamkos, Ovechkin, Quick earn Three Star nods

     Tweet   A pair of superstar scorers and one of the game's top young goaltenders make up the NHL's Three Stars for this past week. Steven Stamkos of...

Steven Stamkos' hot streak highlights his growth as a player

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Overcoming Hedman's absence won't be easy

The Lightning have absorbed the loss of D Mattias Ohlund all season, and the temporary loss of RW Marty St. Louis and various other players to injury this season. Now, Tampa Bay faces the loss of 21-year-old D Victor Hedman for an undetermined amount of time after it was revealed he suffered a concussion Tuesday against Philadelphia.

Stamkos, Ovechkin, Quick named NHL's Three Stars

Tampa Bay Lightning stud center Steven Stamkos was named the NHL's First Star of the Week on Monday. Stamkos joined Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin and Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick by being honored by the league. Stamkos collected six goals during the week and leads the NHL with 26 tallies this season. Ovechkin ran his point streak to six games by...

Ken Beckett: Seventh Heaven - Leafs Score Seven vs. Bolts for Second Time This Season

Lucky number seven it has not been for the Tampa Bay Lightning, as for the second time this season, the Bolts have given up seven goals against the Toronto Maple Leafs. This time, suffering a 7-3 loss at the Air Canada Centre on Tuesday. The Leafs have outscored Tampa Bay 14-4 in their two meetings this season, last beating the Lightning 7-1 in Tampa on Nov. 22. Tuesday's...

Bolts notes: Malone joins growing injury list

The injury bug continues to bite the Lightning with LW Ryan Malone the latest to feel the pain.

Ken Beckett: Maple Leafs Game Day - Game 39: Lightning vs. Leafs

Returning home from a four-game road trip in which they lost their last three games, the Toronto Maple Leafs hope to get 2012 off to a good start as they kick off a four-game homestand against Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning. This is the second of four meetings for the two teams this season. The Leafs won the first match-up in a rout, earning a lopsided 7-1 win in Tampa...

Tampa Bay Lightning loses to Toronto Maple Leafs 7-3

A thin defense looks bad as two goalies face a total of 42 shots.
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