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Tuesday, May 03, 2016

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Lightning’s Callahan is thorn in foes’ side

Lightning’s Callahan is thorn in foes’ side

NEW YORK — The impact Ryan Callahan has for the Lightning rarely shows up on a score sheet.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Bolts notes: Condra returns to practice after ugly Game 1 hit

Bolts notes: Condra returns to practice after ugly Game 1 hit

The familiar toothless grin worn by Erik Condra returned to Lightning practice on Monday.
Published: 05/02/16
Hedman is Lightning’s workhorse and key to advancing in playoffs
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Hedman is Lightning’s workhorse and key to advancing in playoffs

TAMPA — This was the Victor Hedman the Lightning will need every night if they want to roll on down the playoff road. This was the horse that helped lead them to the Stanley Cup Final. The horse who will be paid with a lot more than oats this ...
Published: 05/01/16
Updated: 05/02/16
Once exiled, Drouin now thriving on big stage
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Once exiled, Drouin now thriving on big stage

The Lightning holding onto Jonathan Drouin is proving to be the event that saved the team's postseason, Martin Fennelly writes.
Published: 05/01/16
Bolts Notes: Top line making more magic

Bolts Notes: Top line making more magic

Consistent lines have not been a trademark of this Lightning season.
Published: 04/30/16
Bolts bounce back, even up series with 4-1 win over Islanders

Bolts bounce back, even up series with 4-1 win over Islanders

Jonathan Drouin scored his first career NHL playoff goal, Tyler Johnson scored twice and finished with three points while Victor Hedman had a goal and an assist to lead the Lightning to a 4-1 victory on Saturday and even up the best-of-seven series at 1-1.
Published: 04/30/16

Lightning Slap Shots: A team for the ages

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos played on a youth summer travel team outside of Toronto that was stacked. The team included Islanders captain John Tavares, along with other current NHLers Michael Del Zotto, Alex Pietrangelo and Michael Hutchinson....
Published: 04/30/16
NHL Playoffs Live: Lightning vs. Islanders

NHL Playoffs Live: Lightning vs. Islanders

Stay with TBO.com for live updates from Game 2 of the NHL playoff series between Tampa Bay and the New York Islanders.
Published: 04/30/16

Bolts notes: Carle is day-to-day; Stralman ‘not near ready’

Only once through six playoff games has Tampa Bay head coach Jon Cooper utilized the same lineup in consecutive games, and that was in the first two games against Detroit in the opening round. -
Published: 04/29/16
Reason for confidence: Bolts usually bounce back after Game 1 losses

Reason for confidence: Bolts usually bounce back after Game 1 losses

Since the start of the 2014-15 postseason, the Lightning have won five consecutive Game 2's, four of them after losing the first game of the series. Tampa Bay will need to extend that streak to avoid falling into an 0-2 hole against the New York Islanders.
Published: 04/29/16