Tampa Bay Lightning

Tampa Bay Lightning

 | 43-21-6
  • Goals For
    243 GF
  • Goals Against
    194 GA
  • Power Play %
    23.2 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    81.4 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    723 PIM
  • Slow-starting Lightning seek early spark vs Stars in Game 2
    Associated Press

    Slow-starting Lightning seek early spark vs Stars in Game 2

    Blake Coleman and the Tampa Bay Lightning are going to have to focus on having faster starts to games if they’re going to count on enjoying better finishes against the Dallas Stars in the Stanley Cup Final. A Lightning team that led the NHL in scoring for a third straight season is suddenly having difficulty generating an early spark. “You don’t want to put yourself behind the 8-ball that frequently,” Coleman said Sunday, a day after the Lightning sleep-walked through two periods of a series-opening 4-1 loss.

  • 'Dobby' for Conn Smythe? Stars' Khudobin is making his case
    seattlepi.com

    'Dobby' for Conn Smythe? Stars' Khudobin is making his case

    When I realized it’s not easy to get there, it’s not easy to get even to the finals, I start thinking it would be a great accomplishment at some point to get there and win the Cup,” Khudobin said. He and the Dallas Stars are three victories away thanks in large part to Khudobin's play in his first postseason as a starting goaltender at age 34.

  • Bettman: Next NHL season could start in December or January
    seattlepi.com

    Bettman: Next NHL season could start in December or January

    Gary Bettman will take his first sigh of relief in months when he presents the Stanley Cup. Maybe I’ll get a full night sleep,” the NHL Commissioner said. Maybe one, and then the work begins on next season.