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Tampa Bay Lightning

Free Agents Signed
Name Pos. Age Notes Status
Anton Stralman Defense 27
 Spent the previous three seasons with the New York Rangers. Last season he recorded a goal and 13 points with a plus-9.
Signed to a 5-year contract More Info
Mike Blunden Forward 27
 Played in seven games with the Montreal Canadiens in 2013-14. With the Hamilton Bulldogs in AHL scored 18 goals.
Signed to a 1-year contract More Info
Brian Boyle Forward 29
  Played in all 82 games with the New York Rangers in 2013-14, recording six goals and 18 points with a plus-1 rating. He was second on New York for hits with 154
Signed to a 3-year contract More Info
Evgeni Nabokov Goalie 38
 Played in 40 games for the New York Islanders last season, posting a 15-14-8 record with four shutouts, a .905 save percentage and a 2.74 goals-against average.
Signed to a 1-year contract More Info
Matt Corrente Defense 26
 Played in 72 with the Charlotte Checkers (AHL) last season scoring two goals and 11 points to go along with 136 penalty minutes
Signed to a 1-year, two-way contract More Info
Jerome Sampson Forward 26
Skated in 68 games with the St. John's IceCaps of the American Hockey League last season, recording 27 goals and 56 points to go along with 49 penalty minutes.
Signed to a 1-year, two-way contract More Info
Brenden Morrow Forward 35
Played in 71 games with the St. Louis Blues in 2013-14, recording 13 goals and 25 points with a plus-1 rating.
Signed to a 1-year More Info
Restricted Free Agents
Name Pos. Age Notes Status
Mark Barberio Defense 24
Appeared in 49 games with Tampa Bay, with five goals and 10 points to go along with 28 penalty minutes. Ranked fourth in the NHL among rookie defensemen with a plus-10 rating.
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
J.T. Brown Forward 23
Played in 63 games with the Lightning and set career highs for games played, goals with four, assists with 15 and points with 19. Also skated in 13 games with the Syracuse Crunch, recording four goals and 10 points.
Re-signed to a 2-year contract More Info
Brett Connolly Forward 21
Skated in five games with the Lightning, netting one goal. Led the Crunch with 57 points (21-35-57) in 66 AHL games. His 21 goals ranked second on the team.
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
Tyler Johnson Forward 23
Played in all 82 games with the Bolts, recording 24 goals and 50 points en route to being named a finalist for the Calder Trophy as the NHL's top rookie. Was third for points and tied for first for goals among NHL rookies.
Re-signed to a 3-year contractMore Info
Alex Killorn Forward 24
Registered 17 goals and 41 points while playing in all 82 games for Tampa Bay.  Was one of three players to play in all regular season games for the Lightning.
Re-signed to a 2-year contractMore Info
Dmitry Korobov Defense 25
Made his NHL debut in 2013-14, playing in three games and recording an assist. Skated in 71 games with Syracuse, notching three goals and 26 points.  He led all Crunch D-men for assists and points.
Signed with Atlant Moscow Oblast in KHL. Lightning retain rights until he is 27.
Cody Kunyk Forward 23
Signed as a prized college free agent from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks on March 20. Made his NHL debut on April 13 at WSH, logging 10:12 in ice time
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
Ondrej Palat Forward 23
Was named a Calder Trophy Finalist as the NHL's top rookie after recording 23 goals and 59 points in 81 games. Led the Lightning in points and was second in the NHL among rookies. Led all rookies with a plus-32.
Re-signed to a 3-year contractMore Info
Richard Panik Forward 23
Recorded three goals and 13 points in 50 games with Tampa Bay. Of his nine assists, four came on the power play. Played in four games for Slovakia at the Winter Olympics.  
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
Philippe Paradis Forward 23
Played in 56 games with the Crunch, recording six goals and 15 points. Ranked fifth on the team for penalty minutes with 118.  
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
Andrej Sustr Defense 23
Scored a goal and had eight points with a plus-3 rating in 43 games with Tampa Bay. Scored his first NHL goal on April 5 vs. DAL. Played in 12 games with Syracuse, notching a goal and three points
Re-signed to a 1-year contractMore Info
Unrestricted Free Agents
Name Pos. Age Notes/ Status
Mike Angelidis Forward 28
Served as captain of the Crunch for the second consecutive season. Had 12 goals and 33 points in 75 games. Was second on the team with 161 penalty minutes. 
Signed one-year contract with the Lightning on July 1, 2014. More Info
Keith Aulie Defense 24
Skated in 15 games with the Lightning, posting an assist and nine penalty minutes. Missed 21 games with a broken hand. Was not given qualifying offer by the Lightning.
Signed one-contract with Edmonton on July 1, 2014.
Ryan Callahan Forward 29
Acquired from the Rangers on March 4. Played in 20 games with the Bolts, posting six goals and 11 points with eight penalty minutes.
Signed six-year contract with the Lightning on June 25, 2014. More Info
Cedric Desjardins Goalie 28
Played in three games with the Lightning. Posted an 0-3-0 record with a .890 save percentage and a 3.00 goals-against average.  Appeared in 35 games with Syracuse, posting a 9-18-4 record, a .900 SV% and a 2.81 GAA.
Signed with New York Rangers on July 1, 2014
Mike Kostka Defense 28
Claimed off waivers from CHI on Feb. 23. Played in 19 games with the Lightning with two goals and eight points.  
Signed with New York Rangers on July 1, 2014
Pierre-Cedric Labrie Forward 27
Played in 13 games with Tampa Bay and was assessed 20 minutes in penalties. Skated in 38 games with Syracuse
Signed one-year contract with Chicago Blackhawks on July, 2014
Charles Landry Defense 22
Recorded a goal and three points with 17 penalty minutes with Syracuse. Played in 18 games with Florida of the ECHL and dished out three assists. Was not given qualifying offer by the Lightning.
 
Brian Lee Defense 27
Missed the 2013-14 season following knee surgery. Last played 15 games during the 2012-13 season.
 
Anders Lindback Goalie 25
Played in 23 games with the Lightning. Named the NHL's First Star of the Week on April 13. Started all four playoff games for Tampa Bay. Was not given qualifying offer by the Lightning.
Signed one-year contract with Dallas on July 1, 2014.
Tom Pyatt Forward 27
Had three goals and seven points in 27 games with the Lightning.  Won 52.3 percent of his faceoffs (92-for-193). Missed 32 games with a broken collarbone.  
Signed one-year contract with Genève-Servette of the Swiss league.
Sami Salo Defense 39
Skated in 71 games with Tampa Bay, recording four goals and 17 points. Led all Lightning defensemen for plus/minus with a plus-11. Won the Bronze Medal with Finland at the Sochi Olympics. 
 
Geoff Walker Forward 26
Played in 43 games with the Crunch, notching six goals and eight points. Was not given qualifying offer by the Lightning.   
 
Signed Draft Picks
Name Pos. Age Notes/ Status
Dylan Blujus Defense 20 Signed entry-level contract on 5/21/2014 More Info
Andrei Vasilevskiy Goalie 19 Signed entry-level contract on 5/6/2014 More Info
Jake Dotchin Defense 20 Signed entry-level contract on 4/19/2014 More Info
Adam Erne Forward 18 Signed entry-level contract on 4/1/2014 More Info
Henri Ikonen Forward 19 Signed entry-level contract on 4/6/2014 More Info