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Bruce Livingston honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Bruce Livingston as the 19th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Bruce Livingston as the 19th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Toronto Maple Leafs. Livingston, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to the Clearwater Free Clinic.

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Mikhail Sergachev to sign autographs this Friday at International Plaza

Fans asked to bring new, unwrapped toy donations for Metropolitan Ministries in exchange for autograph

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev will be signing autographs for fans at Tampa Bay Sports inside International Plaza, located across from the Apple Store, this Friday, December 13, from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

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Defensemen Victor Hedman to sign autographs at Florida Blue Center

Fans are asked to bring donation items for the holidays

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman will sign autographs at the Florida Blue Center located at 201 N. Westshore Blvd. in Tampa on Wednesday, December 12 from 5-6 p.m. In order to receive an autograph, fans are asked to bring either new, unwrapped sporting goods, sports equipment or other gifts for teens to be donated to the Metropolitan Ministries or food and other pet supplies for the Humane Society Tampa Bay.

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Lightning partner with Metropolitan Ministries to host food drive

Fans are encouraged to donate non-perishable food times on the plaza prior to Thursday's game vs. Toronto

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning are partnering with Metropolitan Ministries to host a non-perishable food drive at AMALIE Arena on Ford Thunder Alley prior to their home game on December 13 when the Bolts host the Toronto Maple Leafs. This collection will make a tremendous impact for families in need and offer fans the experience of shared joy through giving.

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Lightning reassign goaltender Eddie Pasquale to Syracuse

The goaltender has appeared in one game for the Bolts so far this season, making his NHL debut in Tampa Bay's 6-5 win over Detroit on Dec. 4

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned goaltender Eddie Pasquale to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Herb Schluderburg Honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Herb Schluderburg as the 18th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Herb Schluderburg as the 18th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the New York Rangers. Schluderburg, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to Fresh Start and the Pinellas Ex Offender Re-entry Coalition.

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Louis Domingue named NHL's Second Star of the Week

The Lightning goaltender was a perfect 3-0-0 in his starts last week

by Press Release / NHL.com

NEW YORK (Dec. 10, 2018) - Vancouver Canucks center Elias Pettersson, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Louis Domingue and Calgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec. 9.

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Emily Surak honored as Lightning Community Hero of Tomorrow

The Lightning honored Emily Surak as the 17th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Emily Surak as the 17th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Colorado Avalanche. Surak, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate half to the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay, while the other half will go towards a scholarship for her own education.

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Michelle Shimberg honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Michelle Shimberg as the 16th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Michelle Shimberg as the 16th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Boston Bruins. Shimberg, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to the Evolution Institute, Hillsborough Education Foundation and Starting Right, Now.

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Lightning recall goaltender Eddie Pasquale from Syracuse

Pasquale has a .900 save percentage in nine games with the Crunch so far this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltender Eddie Pasquale from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. In addition, goaltender Connor Ingram was reassigned to the Crunch.

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Duncan McClellan honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Duncan McClellan as the 15th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Duncan McClellan as the 15th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Buffalo Sabres. McClellan, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to the DMG School Project.

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Lightning, U.S. Marine Corps partner with PODS for holiday toy drives

The Lightning will host toy drives on Dec. 8 and Dec. 10 for Toys for Tots

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY -The Tampa Bay Lightning is partnering with the United States Marine Corps Reserve and PODS® Moving & Storage to host two drives at AMALIE Arena for the Toys for Tots Program on Ford Thunder Alley prior to Bolts home games on Saturday, December 8 versus the Colorado Avalanche and on Monday, December 10 against the New York Rangers. This collection will give fans the opportunity to share in the season of giving with the Lightning and bring joy to children in need.

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Lightning recall goaltender Connor Ingram from Syracuse

Additionally, the Lightning reassigned Eddie Pasquale to the Crunch

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltender Connor Ingram from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Additionally, the team announced that goaltender Eddie Pasquale has been reassigned to the Crunch.

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Barbara Lemoine honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Barbara Lemoine as the 14th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Barbara Lemoine

Community Hero | Barbara Lemoine

On November 27th, the Lightning honored Barbara Lemoine as the Community Hero and awarded her a $50,000 grant on behalf of the Lightning

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Barbara Lemoine as the 14th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Anaheim Ducks. Lemoine, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to The Life Center, Pay It Forward Farm, Joseph House Brooksville and the Seventh Mom Project.

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Nikita Kucherov named NHL's third star of the week

Kucherov recorded two goals and seven assists in the Lightning's four games last week

by Press Release / NHL.com

NEW YORK (Nov. 26, 2018) - Winnipeg Jets right wing Patrik Laine, Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 25.

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Tim Rivers honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Tim Rivers as the 13th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Tim Rivers

Community Hero | Tim Rivers

On November 25th, the Lightning honored Tim Rivers as the Community Hero and awarded him a $50,000 grant on behalf of the Lightning

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Tim Rivers as the 13th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the New Jersey Devils. Rivers, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Tampa Bay.

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John B. Robinson IV honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored John B. Robinson IV as the 12th Lightning Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored John B. Robinson IV as the 12th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Chicago Blackhawks. Robinson, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to the Post 9/11 Veterans Corp and Troop Rewards.

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Sandy Kearney honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Sandy Kearney as the 11th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Sandy Kearney

Community Hero | Sandy Kearney

On November 21st, the Lightning honored Sandy Kearney as the Community Hero and awarded her a $50,000 grant on behalf of the Lightning

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Sandy Kearney as the eleventh Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Florida Panthers. Kearney, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to Angels Against Abuse.

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Lightning recall goaltender Eddie Pasquale from Syracuse

Pasquale has a .892 save percentage in six games with the Crunch so far this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled goaltender Eddie Pasquale from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning recall defenseman Erik Cernak from Syracuse

Cernak has seven points in nine games with the Crunch so far this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Erik Cernak from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Deeksha Gollamudi honored as Lightning Community Hero of Tomorrow

The Lightning honored Deeksha Gollamudi as the 10th Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Gollamudi

Community Hero | Deeksha Gollamudi

On November 10th, the Lightning honored Deeksha Gollamundi as the Community Hero and awarded her a $25,000 grant and an educational scholarship

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Deeksha Gollamudi as the 10th Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Ottawa Senators. Gollamudi, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate half to Loving You Where You Are At, while the other half will go towards a scholarship for her own education.

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Lightning reassign defenseman Cameron Gaunce to Syracuse

Gaunce was recalled by the Bolts on Oct. 27 but did not appear in a game while with the team

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Cameron Gaunce to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Mark Van Trees honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Lightning honored Mark Van Trees as the ninth Lightning Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Mark Van Trees

Community Hero | Mark Van Trees

On November 8th, the Lightning honored Mark Van Trees as the Community Hero and awarded him a $50,000 grant on behalf of the Lightning

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Mark Van Trees as the ninth Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the New York Islanders. Van Trees, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to Support the Troops, Inc.

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Lightning set to host 'Military Appreciation Night' on Thursday

Bolts to honor the nation's service men and women at Thursday's game vs. the Islanders

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will host their annual Military Appreciation Night, presented by USAA, this Thursday, November 8, when the team takes on the New York Islanders at 7:30 p.m. (FOX Sports Sun, 970WFLA). The game will feature military-themed elements throughout, including on Ford Thunder Alley prior to puck drop. Through the Lightning's Seats for Service program, more than 2,000 service men and women from MacDill Air Force Base will attend the game at no charge.

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Bob Devin Jones honored as Lightning Community Hero

The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Bob Devin Jones as the eighth Lightning Community Hero this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

Community Hero | Bob Devin Jones

Community Hero | Bob Devin Jones

On November 6th, the Lightning honored Bob Devin Jones as the Community Hero and awarded him $50,000 grant on behalf of the Lightning

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning honored Bob Devin Jones as the eighth Lightning Community Hero this season during the first period of tonight's game versus the Edmonton Oilers. Jones, who received a $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation and the Lightning Community Heroes program, will donate the money to The Studio@620 and Artz4Life.

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Brayden Point named NHL's third star of the week

Point tallied eight points in the Lightning's four games last week

by Press Release / NHL.com

NEW YORK (Nov. 5, 2018) - Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan, Vancouver Canucks center Elias Pettersson and Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 4.

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Lightning re-sign forward Yanni Gourde to six-year contract

Bolts lock up forward through 2024-25 season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Yanni Gourde to a six-year contract worth $5.166-million AAV, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning to host 'Hockey Fights Cancer' Night on November 6

Players will wear lavender jerseys and gear during warmups that will be auctioned off with the proceeds benefiting cancer research

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will host their annual Hockey Fights Cancer Night, presented by Moffitt Cancer Center, on Tuesday, November 6 when the team hosts the Edmonton Oilers at AMALIE Arena at 7:30 p.m. The league-wide initiative is entering its 20th season of recognizing those affected by cancer.

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Lightning to celebrate the Hall-of-Fame induction of Martin St. Louis

The Bolts will celebrate St. Louis' career prior to hosting the Florida Panthers on Nov. 21

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will host Martin St. Louis Night, presented by Chase, on Wednesday, November 21 when they take on the Florida Panthers at 7:30 p.m. (FOX Sports Sun, 970WFLA). The former Bolts captain will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto on Monday, November 12.

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Lightning recall forward Danick Martel from Syracuse

Martel recorded one assist in four games while with the Crunch on a conditioning assignment

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Danick Martel from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Martel was assigned to Syracuse for conditioning on October 18.

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Lightning recall defenseman Cameron Gaunce from Syracuse

Gaunce has two points in six games with the Crunch so far this season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Cameron Gaunce from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning acquire forward Mitch Hults from Anaheim Ducks

Hults has appeared in two games this season with Anaheim's AHL affiliate in San Diego

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired forward Mitch Hults from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for future considerations, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Additionally, the team announced that Hults will be assigned to the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning reassign forward Cory Conacher to Syracuse

Conacher skated in 36 games with the Lightning last year, recording eight goals and 12 points

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Cory Conacher to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning reassign Danick Martel to Syracuse for conditioning stint

Martel was claimed off waivers from Philadelphia during training camp and has yet to appear in a regular season game for the Bolts

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned forward Danick Martel to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League for a conditioning stint, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning re-sign forward Cory Conacher to one-year contract

Conacher's only action this season came in the Bolts' 2-1 shootout victory on Opening Night

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Cory Conacher to a one-year, one-way contract for the 2019-20 season worth $700,000 AAV, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning alternate television channel listings for next two games

Tampa Bay's games against Detroit and Minnesota this week will be available on the FOX Sports Sun alternate channel for select providers

by Press Release / FOXSports.com

TAMPA, Fla. (Oct. 17, 2018) - FOX Sports Sun, the regional television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, announced the Lightning vs. Detroit Red Wings game on Thursday, Oct. 18 and Lightning at Minnesota Wild game on Saturday, Oct. 20 will each be made available on the FOX Sports Sun alternate channel for select television providers. The broadcast will feature the Lightning Live pregame show a half hour before puck drop, in addition to streaming live on the FOX Sports app.

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Lightning to hold donation drive to benefit Hurricane Michael relief

Fans can donate items at Lightning home games on Tuesday and Thursday this week

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning announced today that they will be teaming up with PODS® Moving & Storage and Feeding Tampa Bay to host donation drives that will benefit those impacted by Hurricane Michael in the Florida Panhandle. A PODS Container will be on Ford Thunder Alley prior to the Bolts games on Tuesday and Thursday for fans to donate items. 

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Lightning 50/50 Raffle to benefit Hurricane Michael relief this weekend

Tickets can be purchased online all day Friday and Saturday or at the Lightning's game vs. Columbus on Saturday

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning announced today that their 50/50 Raffle, presented by Moffitt Cancer Center, this weekend will benefit those impacted by Hurricane Michael in the Florida Panhandle. Bolts 50/50 Raffle tickets can be purchased all day Friday and Saturday online at www.Bolts5050.com or at Saturday's Lightning game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at AMALIE Arena.

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Amalie Arena installs new LED Lighting for 2018-19 season

Becomes first NHL arena to install Eaton's new Ephesus Lumadapt Sports System

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

The Tampa Bay Lightning will open the 2018-19 season at AMALIE Arena skating for the first time under the Ephesus Lumadapt LED Sports Lighting System, Lightning Chief Executive Officer Steve Griggs announced today. Provided by Eaton, a worldwide power management company, this new, revolutionary Ephesus product is being used for the first-time in the National Hockey League and it promises to improve the arena experience for players, fans and broadcasters.

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Lightning assign three to Syracuse of the AHL

Stephens, Volkov and Cernak have been assigned to the Crunch

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have assigned forwards Mitchell Stephens and Alexander Volkov, as well as defenseman Erik Cernak, to the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League today, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced. The Lightning now have 24 players remaining in their 2018 Training Camp, presented by Florida Blue.

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Lightning reduce training camp roster by two

The Bolts assigned forwards Andy Andreoff and Gabriel Dumont

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reduced their training camp roster by two players today, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced. The Lightning now have 28 players remaining in their 2018 Training Camp, presented by Florida Blue. 

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Lightning reduce training camp roster by 25

The Bolts now have 30 players remaining at training camp

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reduced their training camp roster by 25 players today, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced. The Lightning now have 30 players remaining in their 2018 Training Camp, presented by Florida Blue.

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Lightning claim forward Danick Martel off waivers

The Drummondville, Quebec native made his NHL debut with the Flyers last November

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed forward Danick Martel off waivers from the Philadelphia Flyers, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today.

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Lightning reduce training camp roster by seven

Bolts take on Hurricanes tonight in Carolina

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have reduced their training camp roster by seven today, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced. The Lightning now have 54 players remaining in their 2018 Training Camp, presented by Florida Blue. 

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Lightning to live stream six preseason games

Fans can watch the games on TampaBayLightning.com

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will live stream six of their preseason games at TampaBayLightning.com, the team announced today. The stream will be free to the public. Below is a list of the games that will be available on the Lightning website. The lone game not available, the Lightning versus the Florida Panthers on September 27 at Amway Center in Orlando, will be broadcast on FOX Sports Sun.

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FOX Sports Sun announces Lightning television schedule for 2018-19 season

Programming features 70 regular season games that can be streamed live on the FOX Sports App

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 17, 2018)- FOX Sports Sun, the local television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, announced today the network will produce and televise 70 regular season Lightning games, and one preseason game, as part of the 2018-19 National Hockey League season.

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Lightning and Crunch announce long-term affiliation extension

Syracuse to remain as the Bolts' AHL affiliate through the 2022-23 season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning and Syracuse Crunch have jointly announced a five-year affiliation extension, with an option for two additional years, today. The extension ensures Tampa Bay's top prospects will develop their talents in Syracuse through the 2022-23 season, with a mutual option for 2023-24 and 2024-25. The agreement includes the restructuring of the agreement for the 2018-19 season.

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Lightning announce 2018 Training Camp roster and schedule

Annual Fan Fest, presented by Florida Blue, scheduled for Sept. 23 at Amalie Arena

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning today announced their 62-man roster for their 2018 Training Camp which opens on Thursday, September 13 at AMALIE Arena with medical and physical testing. The full roster features 37 forwards, 19 defensemen and six goaltenders. Those number include all 24 players that represented the Lightning in the 2018 Prospect Showcase which took place this past weekend in Estero, Florida. Players are expected to begin the media day portion around 10 a.m. after testing is complete, although that time is subject to change. The camp roster and schedule for the start of camp are below. Practices at the Ice Sports Forum are free and open to the public.

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Lightning names Julien BriseBois General Manager

Steve Yzerman becomes Senior Advisor to the General Manager

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning named Julien BriseBois to the position of Vice President, General Manager and Alternate Governor, Chairman and Governor Jeff Vinik announced today. BriseBois, who becomes the seventh General Manager in Lightning history, replaces Steve Yzerman, who is stepping aside to become Senior Advisor to the General Manager. BriseBois had served as the team's Assistant General Manager under Yzerman for the past eight years.

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Lightning to hold 18th annual Florida Hospital Bolt Run on November 17

Each runner will receive a voucher for free tickets to a select Lightning game

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Lightning Foundation will hold the 18th annual Florida Hospital Bolt Run, presented by Dasani, on Saturday, November 17 with the first race starting at 7:30 a.m. at AMALIE Arena. Past participants of the Bolt Run can sign up starting on Thursday, September 6, while new runners can sign up beginning on Tuesday, September 11.

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Lightning Fan Fest to kick off at 11 a.m. on Sunday, September 23

Event will include Lightning practice, player autographs, photo stations and more

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will host their annual Fan Fest, presented by Florida Blue, on Sunday, September 23 at AMALIE Arena. Doors will open to the general public at 11 a.m., while Season Ticket Members will have access to an exclusive interview session at 10 a.m. Fan Fest will be the first chance for fans to see and interact with the 2018-19 Lightning team. The event is free and open to the public, but fans must obtain a mobile ticket by visiting www.tampabaylightning.com/fanfest.

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Lightning announce 24-man roster for 2018 Prospect Showcase

Games to be played September 9 & 10 at Germain Arena in Estero, FL and will be streamed live on TampaBayLightning.com

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning today announced the 24-man roster that will represent the team at the 2018 Prospect Showcase, presented by Florida Blue, which will be held at Germain Arena in Estero, Florida from September 8-11. The Lightning squad is also scheduled to practice at the Brandon Ice Sports Forum on September 7 and September 8 before heading to Estero. 

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Lightning announce Heroes League to begin this fall

Teachers, medical personnel, police officers, fire fighters, and members of the armed forces are invited to compete

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning announced today the Lightning Heroes League for local heroes living in Tampa Bay that play hockey. The league is specifically designed and devoted to those that serve the Tampa Bay community so faithfully, including teachers, medical personnel, police officers, fire fighters and armed forces.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay opens Jeff & Penny Vinik Family Club

The club at Winston Park in Tampa will benefit kids in the Clair-Mel and Palm River communities

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA - (August 21, 2018) - The Jeff & Penny Vinik Family Club at Winston Park was opened by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay this afternoon. This new, 10,000 square foot facility located at 7605 Destin Drive in Tampa, will benefit children in the Clair-Mel/Palm River community and be supported by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

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Lightning to host annual Fan Fest on Sunday, September 23 at Amalie Arena

Event will include open practice, player interviews autographs and more

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning will host its annual Fan Fest, presented by Florida Blue, on Sunday, September 23 at AMALIE Arena. Times will be announced at a later date. Fan Fest will be the first chance for fans to see and interact with the 2018-19 Lightning team. The event is free and open to the public.

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Bolts enter into 3-year affiliation agreement with Orlando Solar Bears

Public on-sale for preseason game at Amway Center to begin Aug. 23 at 10 a.m.

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have entered into a three-year affiliation agreement with the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. The Solar Bears will serve as the Lightning's primary ECHL affiliate starting with the 2018-19 season. The Lightning will play a preseason game against the Florida Panthers at Amway Center in Orlando on Thursday, September 27. Tickets for the game will go on sale to the general public on Thursday, August 23 at 10 a.m. at Ticketmaster.com.

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Lightning to play on national broadcasts 12 times in 2018-19

Bolts to be featured on "Wednesday Night Hockey" four times during the regular season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

NBC Sports is scheduled to present 109 NHL regular-season games during the 2018-19 season - its most since acquiring NHL rights prior to the 2005-06 season. Coverage begins Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, when Alex Ovechkin and the Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals raise their championship banner to the rafters and host the Boston Bruins. All games will be streamed live on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app to authenticated users via TV Everywhere.

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Lightning Made Hockey expanding into Pinellas County

A new outdoor rink in Oldsmar marks Lightning Made's first site in Pinellas

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

OLDSMAR, FL - During their August 7, 2018 meeting, Oldsmar City Council voted unanimously to approve a Cooperation and License Agreement with the Tampa Bay Lightning Foundation, Inc. to build an outdoor roller/street hockey rink. The future rink will be inside the Oldsmar Sports Complex, located at 3120 Tampa Road, and is the first 'Lightning Made' site in Pinellas County.

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Lightning single game tickets to go on sale Friday, August 10

Text BOLTS to 61873 to receive special pre-sale access

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - Single game tickets for all Tampa Bay Lightning games at AMALIE Arena during the 2018 preseason and 2018-19 regular season, presented by Florida Hospital, will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 10, the team announced today. Single game tickets can be purchased exclusively online at www.TampaBayLightning.com/tickets.   

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Lightning to participate in 2018 NHL Prospects Showcase in Estero

Bolts prospects will compete against the Capitals and Predators in Estero from September 8-11

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning announced today that they will participate in the 2018 NHL Prospects Showcase, a three-team tournament at Germain Arena in Estero, Florida from September 8-11. The Lightning will field a team of their top prospects to compete against those of the Washington Capitals and the Nashville Predators. The games are free and open to the public. The Lightning's participation is presented by Florida Blue.

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Lightning name Derek Lalonde as assistant coach

Former Iowa Wild head coach joins Jon Cooper's staff

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have named Derek Lalonde to the position of assistant coach today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. 

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Lightning re-sign forward Adam Erne to one-year contract

Skating in 23 games for the Bolts last season, Erne recorded three goals and four points

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Adam Erne to a one-year, one-way contract worth $800,000 today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced.

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Lightning sign forward Nikita Kucherov to contract extension

The two-time All-Star inks an eight-year contract with the Bolts that keeps him in Tampa Bay through the 2026-27 season

by Press Release / TampaBayLightning.com

TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed forward Nikita Kucherov to an eight-year contract extension worth an average of $9.5 million today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. The contract keeps Kucherov signed through the 2026-27 season.

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Lightning re-sign forward Cedric Paquette to one-year contract

The Gaspe, Quebec native recorded five goals and nine points in 56 games for the Bolts last season

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Cedric Paquette to a one-year contract worth $1 million, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today.

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Lightning re-sign defenseman Slater Koekkoek to one-year contract

Skating in 35 games for the Bolts last season, Koekkoek set career highs in goals and points

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Slater Koekkoek to a one-year contract worth $865,000, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today.

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Lightning sign defenseman Cameron Gaunce to one-year contract

Gaunce appeared in 67 games for the Cleveland Monsters of the AHL last season

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Cameron Gaunce to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today.

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Lightning re-sign defenseman Ryan McDonagh to contract extension

Cornerstone defenseman commits to Tampa Bay for seven years after 2018-19

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Ryan McDonagh to a seven-year contract extension worth $6.75 million (AAV) per season, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. The extension will commence with the 2019-20 season.

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Lightning sign forward Kevin Lynch to one-year contract

The Grosse Point, Michigan native recorded 26 points in 57 games for the Crunch last season

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Kevin Lynch to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today.

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Lightning re-sign forward J.T. Miller to five-year contract

Miller skated in 36 regular season and playoff games for the Bolts last season after being acquired at the trade deadline

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TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward J.T. Miller to a five-year contract worth $5.25 million per season, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. 

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