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2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning Preseason Games Hockey Stats
Wednesday, 04.16.2014 / 5:15 PM
presence comes from a youthful core themselves – captain Steven Stamkos and Victor Hedman, etc. – many of the Lightning newcomers have played deep into the playoffs while in the American Hockey League the past two seasons.
Building the Bolts
Ten years ago there was no salary cap so players often went to the highest bidder. That meant teams often acquired players in a “win now” scenario. During
Wednesday, 04.16.2014 / 2:13 PM
, failing to score in its last eight games.
Eric Brewer has scored three goals in his past three games.
Victor Hedman led all skaters in the season series versus the Canadiens with four points. The defenseman finished the regular season posting new career-highs for goals, assists and points.
Tuesday, 04.15.2014 / 5:06 PM
going to be cool to meet him now in the playoffs."
(Cody Kunyk is ineligible to appear in the playoffs due to signing after the trade deadline)
Practice: Power Play
First Unit – Hedman-Stamkos-Palat-Filppula-Callahan
Second Unit – Carle
Monday, 04.14.2014 / 9:35 PM
to have Travis Moen (concussion) and Brandon Prust (upper body) healthy in time for Game 1. The two teamed with Dale Weise to form an effective fourth line which provided a physical presence.
The Canadiens will be without Alex Galchenyuk (lower body) for the duration of the series.
A 6-foot-6, 233-pound man should not be allowed to skate as well as Victor Hedman does patrolling
Sunday, 04.13.2014 / 5:50 PM
-14 regular season. Of the four meetings between the teams, three of them were decided in overtime or in the shootout. The Lightning went 1-0-1 at the Times Forum and 2-0-0 at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Defenseman Victor Hedman led all Lightning skaters with four points, all assists, during the season series, while center Nate Thompson led the team with two goals.
Friday, 04.11.2014 / 2:33 PM
of the season last night and surpassed Steven Stamkos to set a new franchise record for most rookie goals scored in a season.
Last night Ondrej Palat extended his point streak to five games during which he's tallied three goals and four assists.
Victor Hedman enters tonights game having registered two goals and 10 assists in his past 11 games.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have recorded at least one power
Friday, 04.11.2014 / 2:22 PM
-3-1 in the second half of back-to-back scenarios this season.
Three different Bolts are riding point streaks: Victor Hedman (three games - one goal, five assists), Stamkos (three games – two goals, two assists), Ondrej Palat (five games – three goals, four assists)
The Blue Jackets have the opportunity to eclipse the franchise record of 92 points established in the 2008-09 season with a win Friday.
Saturday, 04.05.2014 / 1:49 PM
setup with one right-handed and one left-handed defenseman. For example Victor Hedman (left-handed shot) is paired with Sami Salo (right-handed shot).
The Lightning said they favorite this combination because they believe the puck moves better in all zones of the ice and the defense can change shooting angles without being read as quickly by their opponent.
That means that there is a good chance
Thursday, 04.03.2014 / 1:29 PM
skate Wednesday a majority of the Lightning opted to practice.
"That just goes to show a lot of guys are excited to get back on the ice and are hungry," Teddy Purcell said.
With no shorthanded goals recorded in 2012-13, the Bolts tallied their 10th of the kind, also the game-winner, on Tuesday.
"We want to be aggressive on our penalty kill," Hedman said. "We have speedy
Thursday, 04.03.2014 / 11:38 AM
Less than 24 hours removed from clinching a playoff berth, the Tampa Bay Lightning skipped the champagne celebration and returned to the Tampa Bay Times Forum to prepare for the final six games of their regular season schedule.
"We're not satisfied yet," Victor Hedman said.
"We still want to be in a position where we can control our fate," Steven Stamkos said.
That position the Bolts