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Stamkos, Kucherov lead Lightning past Panthers 5-1 in Game 3

May. 22, 2022 18:42 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy is a not-so-secret key ingredient in the Tampa Bay Lightning's recipe for success in the playoffs. The reigning Conn Smythe Trophy recipient won his fifth straight postseason game Sunday, stopping 34 of 35 shots to help the two-time defending...

Stamkos has 1st 100-point season, Bolts top Blue Jackets 4-1

Apr. 26, 2022 22:47 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos reached the 100-point mark for the first time in his NHL career by scoring two goals and assisting on two more, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Tuesday night for their fourth consecutive victory. Stamkos had an...

Stamkos becomes Lightning's scoring leader in win over Leafs

Apr. 22, 2022 00:33 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored his 34th goal of the season and became Tampa Bay’s all-time scoring leader as the Lightning beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 8-1 on Thursday night. Stamkos, the first overall pick in the 2008 draft, fired a one-timer from the left circle off a...

Pastrnak hat trick keys 3-2 win, Bruins pass Tampa in East

Mar. 24, 2022 22:52 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak's hat trick led the Boston Bruins past the Tampa Bay Lightning. In the game and in the standings. Pastrnak had his 12th career three-goal game, scoring the tiebreaker with 4:10 left Thursday night to help the Bruins beat Tampa Bay 3-2...

Point has goal, 3 assists as Lightning beat Senators 5-2

Mar. 01, 2022 22:54 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Brayden Point had a goal and three assists, Steven Stamkos extended his goal streak to five games, and the Tampa Bay Lightning rebounded from an early two-goal deficit to beat the Ottawa Senators 5-2 on Tuesday night. Point has five goals and 11 points during a...