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It’s no secret that Bolts defenseman Marc-Andre Bergeron has one of the most lethal shots in the NHL, but what makes it so dangerous often remains unknown to those without a trained eye for hockey. Recently,...

RW Downie set to return for Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Steve Downie has been cleared to return to the lineup for Wednesday's game against Detroit. Downie has been sidelined for three games with an upper-body injury. He has two goals and three assists in 20 games this season.

Lightning re-sign forward Dana Tyrell for two years

MORE COVERAGE Dana Tyrell Player Stats BE THE THUNDER      Tweet   The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Dana Tyrell to a two...

Stamkos scores, Lightning fall to Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Niklas Backstrom rebounded from a rough game and an early exit with 32 saves, and the Minnesota Wild stopped a two-game losing streak with a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night. Steven Stamkos scored again for the Lightning, but Cal Clutterbuck's short-handed goal and Pierre-Marc Bouchard's go-ahead score in the second period gave...

Wild take on the talented Lightning

By NICOLINO DIBENEDETTO STATS Writer A pair of wins powered by Steven Stamkos have the Tampa Bay Lightning's confidence growing. The Minnesota Wild's momentum may be waning as they sit on the cusp of their longest slide of the season. Stamkos looks for another strong offensive showing Monday night against the Wild as the Lightning go for a third straight victory. Stamkos...

Lightning re-sign defenseman Victor Hedman for five years

MORE COVERAGE Highly-Touted Hedman Wants to do Everything Well Hedman Still Tapping Into Unlimited Potential HEDMAN HIGHLIGHTS Video: Full Speed A-Hedman RECENT TRANSACTIONS Dana Tyrell Re-signs with Two...

Lightning's Hedman re-signs with five-year deal

Tampa Bay has re-signed defenseman Victor Hedman to a five-year contract that runs through the 2016-17 season, Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman announced Wednesday.

Hedman receives new deal from Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning re-signed defenseman Victor Hedman to a five-year contract extension on Wednesday.

Welcome Back Stevie

The GM of the Tampa Bay Lightning returns to Detroit.

Lightning-Wild to be shown on VERSUS, TSN2

MORE COVERAGE Lightning vs. Wild Game Preview BE THE THUNDER      Tweet   The Tampa Bay Lightning's bid for a third consecutive win will be te...

Lightning D Hedman agrees to multi-year extension

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman has agreed to a multi-year contract extension, Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman confirmed on Wednesday.

Muller, Hunter ride on S'east wind of change

The grand old man of the NHL's Southeast Division is now Guy Boucher, who is all of 40. The comparatively grizzled X-and-O maven of the Tampa Bay Lightning has been behind the bench for all of one season and a quarter, which makes him the longest-tenured coach in this wacky division. Gee, 100-plus games. Or as they say in the frenetic Southeast, from here to eternity.

Tampa Bay Lightning (11-9-2) at Minnesota Wild (13-7-3), 7:30 p.m. (ET)

The Tampa Bay Lightning will aim for a third straight victory when they visit the Minnesota Wild for tonight's interconference clash at Xcel Energy Center.

Steve Yzerman to return to Detroit for first time since leaving Red Wings to become Tampa Bay Lightning GM

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