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Fox Sports Sun's "Lightning Week" to highlight best games from 2016-17

Replays of four of last year's top performances will lead up to the regular season opener on Friday night

by Press Release /

TAMPA, Fla. (Oct. 2, 2017) ― FOX Sports Sun, the regional television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, announced plans to televise four of the best games from last season in primetime tonight through Thursday. Lightning fans can tune in this evening starting at 8 p.m. for the first replay. The four night event leads up to the 2017-18 regular season opener on Friday night as the Lightning host the Florida Panthers. 

Full schedule of replay broadcasts:

Airdate: Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, 8 p.m.
Game: March 27, vs. Chicago Blackhawks
Yanni Gourde scored the game winner with 35 seconds left in overtime to complete three-goal comeback against Chicago.

Airdate: Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, 8 p.m.
Game: Oct. 18, vs. Florida Panthers
Steven Stamkos tied it with 5.5 seconds left, and rookie forward Brayden Point scored on his first NHL shootout attempt to give the Lightning a 4-3 win against the Florida Panthers at AMALIE Arena.

Airdate: Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, 8 p.m.
Game: Oct. 25, vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
Stamkos scored two goals and had two assists for the Bolts in a 7-3 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre.

Airdate: Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 8 p.m.
Game: Jan. 24, vs. Chicago Blackhawks
The Bolts scored four goals in the third period, two by Tyler Johnson in 30 seconds, to defeat the Blackhawks 5-2 at United Center.

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