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Vasilevskiy, Lightning beat Panthers 2-0 in Game 4 for sweep

May. 24, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning are running out of superlatives to describe Andrei Vasilevskiy's dominance. The reigning Conn Symthe Trophy winner delivered another stellar playoff performance for the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions on Monday night, stopping 49...

Three 7s: NHL has Game 7 tripleheader on tap for Saturday

May. 13, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The players dream of it. The fans look forward to it. Game 7. And on Saturday, there will be three of them. The NHL is wrapping up the first round of the playoffs with a rare treat: back-to-back-to-back seventh games that will go a long...

Point scores in OT, Lightning-Maple Leafs head to Game 7

May. 13, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning saved their season, keeping their bid for a three-peat alive. The two-time defending Stanley Cup champions rallied to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 in overtime on Thursday night, staving off elimination and forcing a winner-take-all...

Lightning get goals from 6 players in big win over Predators

Apr. 23, 2022 23:03 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Victor Hedman and Nikita Kucherov scored first-period power-play goals, and the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Nashville Predators 6-2 on Saturday night. Hedman became only the second defenseman in franchise history to score 20 goals in a season, joining Dan...

Two-time champion Lightning beat Ducks, lock up playoff spot

Apr. 14, 2022 23:23 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Anthony Cirelli scored 1:58 into overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 on Thursday night to clinch a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Ross Colton, Alex Killorn and Nikita Kucherov also scored for the Lightning. Andrei Vasilevskiy made...

Suzuki scores in SO, Canadiens beat Lightning 5-4

Apr. 02, 2022 23:10 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Nick Suzuki scored in the shootout, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 on Saturday night. Suzuki beat Brian Elliott on a nifty backhander in the third round as Montreal won for the fourth time in 13 games (4-5-4). Cole...

Point's OT goal lifts Lightning past Red Wings 2-1

Mar. 26, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Brayden Point scored a power-play goal at 2:28 of overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday. Point scored on a rebound of Steven Stamkos' shot. Stamkos scored a third-period,...

Hedman scores 2, Stamkos 3 assists, Lightning top Kraken 4-1

Mar. 17, 2022 02:36 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Victor Hedman scored twice to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-1 victory against the Seattle Kraken on Wednesday night. Nikita Kucherov and Anthony Cirelli also scored for the Lightning, who won their second straight to finish a six-game road trip — their...

Paul Statstny scores twice as Jets beat Tampa Bay 7-4

Mar. 09, 2022 00:38 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Paul Statstny scored twice to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 7-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night. Mark Scheifele had a goal and three assists, and Josh Morrissey, Pierre-Luc Dubois and Adam Lowry also scored for Winnipeg, which improved...