Lightning: Could Steven Stamkos Return Soon?

For Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos, life in the bubble must be agonizing. The 30-year-old has not appeared in a game for the team in this post-season, but he did skate in 57 regular season games and scored 29 goals with 37 assists. Stamkos has been in the bubble with his teammates in thisContinue reading “Lightning: Could Steven Stamkos Return Soon?”

Lightning: Tampa’s Rolling at Just the Right Time

The Tampa Bay Lightning are firing on all cylinders ahead of All-Star weekend and that could mean a revival of all those “I told you so” pre-season predictions. Way back in October, Tampa was the heavy favourite to win the Stanley Cup and run the table. But October wasn’t kind and those predictions started toContinue reading “Lightning: Tampa’s Rolling at Just the Right Time”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning

For the Tampa Bay Lightning, last season was the best of times and the worst of times. Despite blasting through the regular season with 62 wins and leaving all other NHL teams in their dust, the Lightning ran into the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round of the playoffs and were hastily swept rightContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Tampa Bay Lightning”