Lightning announce 2014 preseason schedule
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning will play a total of six preseason games in 2014, the team announced today. They will kick-off their preseason schedule on Tuesday, September 23 against the Nashville Predators at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. The Bolts play the Predators, Dallas Stars and Florida Panthers each twice during the preseason.
The Lightning travel to Nashville to play their first road preseason game on Thursday, September 25 at Bridgestone Arena. Tampa Bay also plays road games against the Stars and Panthers during the preseason. The Bolts wrap-up their 2014 preseason schedule on Saturday, October 4 at the Times Forum with a game against the Panthers.
Ticket on-sale dates for all games will be announced at a later date.
Tampa Bay is 20-8-3 during the preseason dating back to 2008 and also went 5-2-0 last year.
The following is the schedule of games for the Lightning’s 2014 preseason:
|Tuesday, September 23||7:30 p.m.||Tampa Bay Times Forum||Nashville Predators|
|Thursday, September 25||8 p.m.||Bridgestone Arena||Nashville Predators|
|Friday, September 26||7:30 p.m.||Tampa Bay Times Forum||Dallas Stars|
|Tuesday, September 30||8:30 p.m.||American Airlines Center||Dallas Stars|
|Thursday, October 2||7:30 p.m.||BB&T Center||Florida Panthers|
|Saturday, October 4||7 p.m.||Tampa Bay Times Forum||Florida Panthers|