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Vincent Lecavalier Keys Tampa Bay Lightning in Milestone-Filled Win

April 8th, 2011
The Tampa Bay Lightning entered Friday night's home finale against the Florida Panthers with a chance to reach some personal and team milestones. After the 4-2 victory, they had reached those milestones. Captain Vincent Lecavalier's two goals, one on a penalty shot and one on the power play, led the Bolts as ...

Tampa Bay Lightning: A Fan’s Perspective Regarding Arena Renovations

February 2nd, 2011
The St. Pete Times Forum, home to the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Storm and numerous other sporting and entertainment events, is finally getting a much-needed renovation. This renovation will cost $35 million and should be ready within the next 12 months. Outside, the new arena will feature a new 11,000-square-foot party ...

Tampa Bay Lightning Seek Wins Over Two Southeast Division Rivals

January 20th, 2011
The Tampa Bay Lightning begin a brief, two-game road trip tonight in Atlanta. They then head to Sunrise, Florida to face the Florida Panthers before heading home for 12 straight from January 23rd to February 25th. This will be the fifth of six meetings between the teams and the final meeting at Philips ...

Dwayne Roloson Clutch Once Again in Tampa Bay Lightning Win

January 12th, 2011
The Tampa Bay Lightning went into tonight's game tied at 55 points with the Washington Capitals for first place in the Southeast Division. They came out of the game with 57 points and sole possession of first place, thanks in large part to newly acquired goaltender, Dwayne Roloson. Roloson stopped 23 Capitals shots, earning ...

Dwayne Roloson Shines In Tampa Bay Lightning Debut, Earning 1-0 Shutout Win

January 4th, 2011
Newly acquired goaltender Dwayne Roloson shined in his Tampa Bay Lightning debut as the Lightning shut out the Washington Capitals 1-0 in overtime. This game was definitely a goaltenders duel, with Roloson making 34 saves and his counterpart, Semyon Varlamov, making 37 saves for the Capitals. The turning point for the Lightning came in ...

2011 NHL All-Star Game: Steven Stamkos’ Snub Leads to Questions About Fan Voting

January 4th, 2011
The NHL All-Star game voting ended last night, and Steven Stamkos was not among the top three forwards voted in by NHL fans. This begs the question about whether fans should be allowed to vote for their favorite players, along with how many times they should be able to vote. Four—yes, four—Pittsburgh ...

Steven Stamkos, Vincent Lecavalier Hit Milestones In Lightning Win

December 20th, 2010
Steven Stamkos recorded his 100th career goal, Vincent Lecavalier got his 750th career point and Martin St. Louis had what turned out to be the game winning goal and two assists as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 Monday night. Tampa Bay started slow, but picked things up ...