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GIF: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 50 Goal

Klutcherov. #DETvsTBL — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) February 4, 2016 (Feature Photo/Christine Gunn) Follow me on Twitter @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at
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Woodward: With The Lightning’s Struggles Behind Them, A Look Back On The First Half

On the heels of their best month of the play in the 2015-16 season, the Tampa Bay Lightning will return from the All-Star break firmly entrenched in race for an Atlantic Division crown. With 58 points through 49 games, the Bolts sit a mere five points back of the front-running Florida Panthers. After struggling to gain traction in the early fall, Tampa Bay surged back up the standings...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lightning snap Blackhawks' 12-game win streak in Stanley Cup rematch

TAMPA, Fla. — Nikita Kucherov snapped a second-period tie with his 20th goal and the streaking Tampa Bay Lightning ended Chicago's franchise-record 12-game winning streak with a 2-1 win victory over the defending Stanley Cup champions on Thursday night.The win was the seventh straight for the Lightning, one shy of a team record, and gave the defending Eastern Conference champs...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kucherov has 2 goals, Lightning beat Panthers 3-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Nikita Kucherov had two goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning extended a season-high winning streak to five games by beating the Atlantic Division-leading Florida Panthers 3-1 on Sunday night. Andrej Sustr had the other Tampa Bay goal and Ben Bishop made 26 saves to help the Lightning move within five points of Florida. Bishop is 7-1-1 against the Panthers. Nick...
Via Associated Press
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Lightning at Colorado Avalanche game preview

TV: NBC Sports Time: 9 p.m. In part due to injuries, the Tampa Bay Lightning aren't producing goals at nearly the same rate as last season, but Nikita Kucherov has been one of the league's most consistent performers for much of the past six weeks.Kucherov has played a key role in giving the Lightning the chance at a winning road trip, but to accomplish that task, they'll have...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Nikita Kucherov’s Game 42 Game Winning OT Goal

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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Kucherov's OT goal lifts Lightning past Canucks, 3-2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Nikita Kucherov scored 3:50 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night. After an end-to-end 3-on-3 extra period, Kucherov finished it on a breakaway against Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom for his 16th of the season. Alex Killorn and Valtteri Filppula also scored for Tampa Bay, and Andrei...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Lightning Get Out To Early Lead Vs. Bruins On Nikita Kucherov’s Goal (Video)

A point of emphasis for the Tampa Bay Lightning heading into their matchup with the Boston Bruins on Saturday was getting out to an early lead. It’s something the Lightning have struggled to do for most of the season, but that wasn’t the case Saturday. Nikita Kucherov gave Tampa Bay an early 1-0 lead with a power-play goal at the 7:51 mark. Hear NESN’s Billy Jaffe and Dale...
October 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Nikita Kucherov’s Double-OT Goal Gives Lightning Game 1 Win Over Habs (Video)

MONTREAL — Nikita Kucherov scored at 2:06 of the second overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series. Kucherov took a pass in the slot from Valtteri Filppula and beat Canadiens goalie Carey Price with a wrist shot to the glove side on the first shot of the period. “Boyle...
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning rookie Nikita Kucherov scores first NHL goal on first shot

Every young new player would love to play like Mario Lemieux. Very few successfully emulate him. It was no Monday night for Nikita Kucherov, who scored his first NHL goal tonight on his first shot in his first game: Someone grab that man the puck! The Bolts went on to defeat the New York Rangers 5-0, getting two goals from Martin St. Louis in his 1000th game.
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November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

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