Regular Season Career as a Blue: 75GP, 14-30-44, 48 PIM
-Ranks 4th overall with a 60% faceoff win percentage this postseason
-On Nov. 11 vs. BUF, he scored the first natural hat-trick by a Blue since Al MacInnis (Oct. 12, 1998 vs. NYR)
-Named the NHL's First Star for the week ending Nov. 16
-Led KHL's Sibir with 44 points in 2013-14 and 46 in 2012-13...Appeared in consecutive KHL All-Star games in 2013 and 2014
-Earned an a bronze medal with Finland at the 2014 Olympics and a silver at the 2014 World Championships
I don't think it's really truly going to sink in until we drop the puck, to be honest. I know there's going to be a lot of smoke and mirrors with the media attention and all that. We came [Monday] and it was sort of a light day to get things organized. We just want to focus in on the business aspect, the game itself. That's what we're preparing to do. Get these next couple of days out of the way and it's game on.
— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos on playing in his first Stanley Cup Final