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Lightning prospect roundup: Young Bolts contributing to deep playoff runs

From the Canadian leagues to the USHL, Tampa Bay's prospects are putting up solid playoff performances

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Game 7 coming up for Katchouk and Raddysh

The pair of Bolts prospects face Owen Sound in a winner-take-all game tonight

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Barré-Boulet continues stacking up goals

Barré-Boulet leads the Armada with seven goals so far in the playoffs

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk and Raddysh tear it up in round one

The duo combined for 15 points in the Soo's first round sweep of Saginaw

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: The postseason gets underway

Six Bolts prospects are in action across the Canadian leagues

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Foote continues to light it up for Kelowna

Last year's first round pick is fourth in Rockets scoring as a defenseman

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk and Barré-Boulet keep on scoring

The duo combined to record nine points for their respective clubs over the weekend

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Bolts add QMJHL leading scorer to pipeline

Alex Barré-Boulet leads the league with 109 points in 60 games for the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada

by Kinsey Janke Alex Barré-Boulet / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk adds a hat trick to his OHL resume

The 2016 second round pick pushed his point streak to six games

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk & Raddysh remain dominant

The pair of teammates are tied for second in Sault Ste. Marie scoring with 71 points

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Howden moves up Moose Jaw's leaderboard

The Lightning's 27th overall selection in the 2016 draft recorded three points in the Warriors' 6-0 win this weekend

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Somppi continues hot streak for Halifax

The Lightning's 7th round pick from 2016 leads his club with 62 points in 43 games

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Hajek & Raddysh lighting it up with new clubs

Hajek has recorded five points since being traded to Regina and Raddysh is averaging more than a point per game since joining the Soo

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Canada takes home gold at World Juniors

Katchouk, Raddysh, Foote and Howden all return to their junior clubs after strong performances in Buffalo

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Bolts shine for Team Canada at World Juniors

Katchouk, Raddysh, Howden and Foote have combined for 17 points in Canada's five tournament games

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Bolts off to strong starts at World Juniors

Playing on the same line, Katchouk and Raddysh pace Team Canada's tournament-opening victory

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Five players selected for international duty

Katchouk, Raddysh, Foote, Hajek and Howden chosen to international team rosters

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Lipanov and Paquette send teddy bears flying

In addition to both scoring goals that triggered famous Teddy Bear Tosses, the pair of forwards combined to record five points for their respective clubs

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk's point streak reaches five games

The 2016 second round pick has scored 23 goals, tied for the most in the OHL

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Raddysh stays red hot

The 2016 second round pick recorded four points (3G, 1A) in Erie's two games last week

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Cal Foote's four-point night earns WHL honors

The 14th overall selection in the 2017 draft leads all Kelowna defensemen in scoring

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), the United States Hockey League (USHL), and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Prospect Roundup: Otto Somppi impresses for Halifax

Forward records 18 points in 13 games to start the QMJHL season

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Katchouk off to a hot start

The Lightning's second round pick from 2016 has averaged a goal per game so far this season

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Imama turning up offense

Boko Imama, Tampa Bay's sixth-round pick in 2015, has set a QMJHL career-high in goals.

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Associaton (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect spotlight: Mitchell Stephens

Tampa Bay's 33rd overall pick in the 2015 draft leads the OHL's Saginaw Spirit with 10 goals and 25 points.

by Chris Krenn / TampaBayLightning.com

The weekly Prospect Spotlight feature returns for the 2016-17 season on TampaBayLightning.com. Each week, fans will be able to catch up on how their favorite prospects are performing and progressing throughout the season.

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Lightning prospect roundup: Howden returns to action

Despite missing a month, Tampa Bay's 2016 first-round pick still ranks fifth in scoring for Moose Jaw.

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Associaton (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect spotlight: Libor Hajek

Tampa Bay's 2016 second-round pick has solidified himself as the No. 1 defenseman for the Western Hockey League's Saskatoon Blades.

by Chris Krenn / TampaBayLightning.com

The weekly Prospect Spotlight feature returns for the 2016-17 season on TampaBayLightning.com. Each week, fans will be able to catch up on how their favorite prospects are performing and progressing throughout the season.

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Bolts prospect roundup: Taylor Raddysh on fire in OHL

The Lightning's 2016 second-round draft pick leads the league with 48 points.

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Associaton (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Lightning prospect spotlight: Connor Ingram

The 2016 third-round pick's goals against average has dropped from 2.96 in his first season to 2.17 this year.

by Chris Krenn / TampaBayLightning.com

The Tampa Bay Lightning used their third-round pick in the 2016 draft to select goaltender Connor Ingram of the Western Hockey League's Kamloops Blazers.

The Imperial, Saskatchewan native stands 6-foot-1 and backstopped Kamloops to a playoff appearance in 2015-16.

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Lightning prospects making their mark

Kinsey Janke takes a look around Tampa Bay's prospect pipeline, highlighting key up-and-comers with the organization.

by Kinsey Janke / TampaBayLightning.com

With an emphasis on drafting and developing, the Tampa Bay Lightning have created one of the strongest pipelines in the National Hockey League over the last few years. Each week, TampaBayLightning.com will provide statistical updates on key prospects throughout the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and the National Collegiate Athletic Associaton (NCAA), and will highlight select players from the club's American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch.

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Bolts prospects take on leadership roles for Team OHL

Three players in the Lightning pipeline will serve as captains and alternates for Team OHL in the 2016 CIBC Canada Russia Series.

by Press Release / Ontario Hockey League

TORONTO - The Ontario Hockey League, in association with the Canadian Hockey League, today announced the players that will serve as captains and alternates for Team OHL competing in the 2016 CIBC Canada Russia Series.

Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Mitchell Stephens of the Saginaw Spirit will captain Team OHL in both contests against the Russian National Junior Team on Thursday November 10 in North Bay, and on Monday November 14 in Hamilton. The 19-year-old from Peterborough was a member of Canada's National Junior Team at the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship and has 11 points in 12 games so far this season where he serves as captain for the Spirit in his fourth campaign with the club.

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Bolt prospect Taylor Raddysh leads OHL in scoring

Erie forward has scored 39 points in 15 games so far this season

by Chris Krenn / TampaBayLightning.com

The weekly Prospect Spotlight feature returns for the 2016-17 season on TampaBayLightning.com. Each week fans will be able to catch up on how their favorite prospects are performing and progressing throughout the season.

The Tampa Bay Lightning had three separate second-round picks in the 2016 NHL Draft and used the 58th overall pick, their third second round pick, to select Taylor Raddysh of the Ontario Hockey League's Erie Otters.

At 6-foot-2, 207 pounds, Raddysh is a physical right wing that adds another dimension to the Lightning's talent pool at forward.

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Bolts prospect Mathieu Joseph continues to impress

The 19-year-old has scored 13 goals through 15 games this season for the Saint John Sea Dogs of the QMJHL.

by Chris Krenn / TampaBayLightning.com

The weekly Prospect Spotlight feature returns for the 2016-17 season on TampaBayLightning.com. Each week fans will be able to catch up on how their favorite prospects are performing and progressing throughout the season.

Mathieu Joseph continues to show why the Lightning picked him in the fourth round of the 2015 NHL Draft.

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Go behind the scenes at Bolts Prospect Camp

New episode of Inside the Lightning debuts at 10 p.m. Saturday after Bolts-Devils

by Press Release / Fox Sports Sun

On Saturday, Oct. 15 at 10 p.m., FOX Sports Sun, the regional television home of the Tampa Bay Lightning, will premiere an all-new episode of "Inside the Lightning" upon conclusion of the Lightning vs. New Jersey Devils game.

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