Steven Stamkos News
Stamkos back, quietly helping Lightning to strong start
Steven Stamkos isn't making any brash predictions about regaining the form that's made him one of the most prolific goal scorers in the NHL over the past decade
Palmieri, Stafford help Devils top Lightning 5-4 in shootout
Kyle Palmieri scored the lone goal in a shootout, lifting the New Jersey Devils to a 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning
Kucherov scores in 5th straight game, Lightning beat Blues
Nikita Kucherov became the first Tampa Bay player to score in each of the first five games of a season, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 28 saves and the Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1
Stamkos gets 1st goal in 11 months, Lightning beat Penguins
Steven Stamkos scored his first goal since having right knee surgery last November and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4
Hornqvist has 2 points in season debut, Pens beat Caps 3-2
Patric Hornqvist scored a power-play goal and assisted on another in his season debut to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in their first meeting since the playoffs
Point scores in OT, Lightning beat Capitals 4-3
Brayden Point scored on a power play in overtime, Tampa Bay held high-scoring Alex Ovechkin pointless and the Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-3
McCann has go-ahead goal after review, Panthers win 5-4
Jared McCann scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period after a review overturned the initial ruling of goalie interference, and the Florida Panthers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 on Saturday night. Evgenii Dadonov and Nick Bjugstad each had a goal and an assist, and Vincent Trocheck and
Complete protected, unprotected lists for expansion Vegas Golden Knights
Protected: and unProtected: lists ahead of Wednesday's expansion draft announcement: ANAHEIM DUCKS Available: Spencer Abbott (F) Jared Boll (F) Sam Carrick (F) Patrick Eaves (F) Emerson Etem (F) Ryan Garbutt (F) Max Gortz (F) Nicolas Kerdiles (F) Andre Petersson (F) Logan Shaw (F) Nick Sorensen (F)
Maple Leafs enforcer Matt Martin: 'As long as fighting is in the game, I'm going to get into altercations'
TORONTO -- Some people questioned the Toronto Maple Leafs for handing free-agent Matt Martin a $10 million, four-year contract last July, especially given where the game is headed in terms of speed and skill, and with fighting on the decline. But the Leafs' front office saw more than a fighter.
Power Rankings: Columbus Blue Jackets storm the top
We have a new No. 1 and it's the Columbus Blue Jackets . But can they continue their 12-game winning streak after the Christmas break? There's also a new No. 2 with the Minnesota Wild jumping up five spots. And the Chicago Blackhawks are proving to be consistent winners again this season. 1. (3)?