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Lightning announce inaugural team celebration details for Saturday night

Returning members from the original team include Phil and Tony Esposito, Roman Hamrlik, Terry Crisp, Rob Zamuner and John Tucker.

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning announced details for honoring the franchise's original 1992-93 team on Saturday night when the Bolts take on the St. Louis Blues at 7 p.m. at AMALIE Arena. Returning members from the original team include Phil and Tony Esposito, Roman Hamrlik, Terry Crisp, Rob Zamuner and John Tucker.  

The Bolts will wear special jerseys during warmups to honor the first team in franchise history. Prior to puck drop, the Lightning will honor the 1992-93 team with a pre-game ceremony, which includes nearly 20 members from the original team. In addition to 16 of the original players, the Lightning will welcome back head coach Terry Crisp and broadcasters Larry Hirsch, Danny Gare and John Kelly.

Big Storm Brewing is giving away a free rally towel jersey replica to any fan that purchases the Lightning Twenty Five brew in-arena on Saturday night. During the first intermission, members from the inaugural team will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans in sections 112, 128, 202, 320 and in the IOA Suite Level at AMALIE Arena. The Lightning's post-game radio show, The Last Call, presented by Jack Daniels, located at Rum Fish Grill in section 106, will also feature a member from the 1992-93 team.

Full list of 1992-93 original team members attending on Saturday:

General Manager, Phil Esposito

Director of Hockey Operations, Tony Esposito

Head Coach Terry Crisp

#5 Rob Ramage

#7 Rob Zamuner

#8 Ken Hodge

#10 Adam Creighton

#14 John Tucker

#16 Chris Kontos

#17 Basil McCrae

#18 Rob DiMaio

#19 Brian Bradley

#21 Tim Berglund

#29 Joe Reekie

#32 Peter Taglianetti

#34 Mikael Andersson

#35 Pat Jablonski

#37 Steve Maltais

#44 Roman Hamrlik

Broadcasters - Larry Hirsch, Danny Gare, John Kelly

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