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No hearing for Brian Boyle over Hickey hit

TampaBay.com While Islanders coach Jack Capuano expected Lightning center Brian Boyle to be suspended for his overtime hit on Thomas Hickey, that will not be the case.
  • 13 hr 57 min ago

Anton Stralman joins Lightning optional skate

TampaBay.com Defenseman Anton Stralman took part in the Lightning's optional morning skate Tuesday in a regular-colored jersey, his first skate with the team since fracturing his left leg Mar. 25.
  • 1 day 11 hr ago

Erik Condra back on ice after 'scary' hit into boards

TampaBay.com Lightning wing Erik Condra was back at practice Monday - and in line rushes - with the possibility he could play in Tuesday's Game 3. 
  • 2 days ago

Anton Stralman skates, 'not near ready'

TampaBay.com Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman made an appearance Friday, skating in full gear on his own before the team's practice at the Ice Sports Forum.
  • 5 days ago

Erik Condra 'much better' after big hit Thursday

TampaBay.com It certainly didn't look good Wednesday when wing Erik Condra took a nasty fall into the boards early in the first period, thanks to a hit by the Islanders' Casey Cizikas.
  • 6 days ago

Podcast: Previewing Lightning-Islanders series

TampaBay.com After nearly a week between games, the Lightning will finally begin round two of the playoffs against the Islanders Wednesday at Amalie Arena.
  • 7 days ago

Vezina Finalists announced tonight, Ben Bishop likely one

TampaBay.com The NHL will announce tonight the three finalists for the Vezina Trophy awarded to the top goaltender in the league. And it would be a surprise if Ben Bishop wasn't one of them. The NHL will announce tonight the three finalists for the Vezina Trophy awarded to the top goaltender in the league.
  • 7 days ago

Could Jonathan Marchessault make '16 playoff debut tonight?

TampaBay.com For the entire first-round series, forward Jonathan Marchessault was a spectator.
  • 7 days ago

Steven Stamkos back on ice in red sweater

TampaBay.com Steven Stamkos is back.  The Lightning captain returned to the ice today - albeit in a red non-contact sweater - for the team's practice. Stamkos has been sidelined since April 4 vascular surgery to repair a blood clot in his right collarbone area. Stamkos was expected to miss 1-3 months, with a lot depending on how an ultra sound …
  • 8 days ago
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Lightning hopeful Anton Stralman plays in second round

TampaBay.com Lightning center Tyler Johnson was zipping around the ice Sunday, saying he feels way better than in Thursday's Game 5, when he left the game temporarily battling an illness. 
  • 10 days ago
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Victor Hedman thriving in big-time minutes

TampaBay.com Defenseman Victor Hedman said before this series he wants to play more minutes. And the Lightning have granted him his wish, Hedman logging 30:02 in Game 4, just the third time in his career he's played over 30 minutes. Defenseman Victor Hedman said before this series he wants to play more minutes.
  • 13 days ago
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Lightning want to finish series tonight

TampaBay.com The Lightning have a chance to close out this first-round series with Detroit tonight in Game 5, holding a 3-1 series advantage.
  • 13 days ago
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Despite reports, Steven Stamkos could be back for Final

TampaBay.com Lightning captain Steven Stamkos isn't participating in the playoffs so far, yet he's still in the news.
  • 16 days ago
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Erik Condra pumped to play near hometown, Red Wings make changes

TampaBay.com Lightning wing Erik Condra would be excited enough just to be playing in Sunday's Game 3 against the Red Wings, considering he was a healthy scratch in the first two.
  • 17 days ago
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Anton Stralman on trip, a 'chance' he could play second round

TampaBay.com Defenseman Anton Stralman is moving closer to a return to the Lightning lineup. Stralman joined Tampa Bay on its trip to Detroit for Games 3 and 4. And while Stralman won't play in this first-round series, he seems to be making some encouraging progress. Stralman, who fractured his left leg Mar. 25, no longer uses crutches …
  • 17 days ago
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