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Andersson's 3-point game helps Flames past Lightning 6-3

Jan. 21, 2023 20:00 PM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Rasmus Andersson had a goal and two assists to lead the Calgary Flames to a 6-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. Nazem Kadri, Tyler Toffoli, Dillon Dube, Jonathan Huberdeau and Blake Coleman also scored for Calgary (22-16-9). ...

Hagel, Killorn help Lightning beat lowly Blackhawks 4-1

Jan. 04, 2023 00:27 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Tampa Bay forward Brandon Hagel has a lot of fond memories of his time in Chicago. A few more after Tuesday night. Hagel had a goal and an assist in his return to Chicago, and the Lightning beat the lowly Blackhawks 4-1 for their fourth straight...

Lightning sign rookie D Nick Perbix to 2-year extension

Jan. 02, 2023 10:44 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Lightning rookie defenseman Nick Perbix signed a $2.25 million, two-year contract extension on Monday. Perbix, 24, has three goals, five assists and is plus-8 in 29 games this season. He is tied for second in goals among Lightning defensemen and is...

Hartman scores twice to help Wild beat Blues 5-2

Dec. 31, 2022 22:20 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Hartman scored twice in the second period to help the Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Saturday night in their first meeting since the first round of the playoffs last season. Jordan Greenway, Matt Dumba and Jared Spurgeon also scored for the...

Stamkos gets 498th goal, Lightning beat Coyotes 5-3

Dec. 31, 2022 21:06 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored his 498th goal and the Tampa Bay Lightning rallied to beat the Arizona Coyotes 5-3 on Saturday. Stamkos stopped a six-game goal drought, putting the Lightning ahead 3-2 from the left circle during a power play at 11:12 of the second period. ...

Killorn scores in 6th round of SO, Lightning top Rangers 2-1

Dec. 29, 2022 22:55 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 45 saves through overtime, Alex Killorn scored the winner in the sixth round of the shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York Rangers 2-1 on Thursday night. Tampa Bay won the shootout 2-1. Brayden Point scored...

Andrei Vasilevskiy earns 11th straight win over Canadiens

Dec. 28, 2022 22:44 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 25 saves to beat Montreal for the 11th consecutive time, Brayden Point had two goals, and the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Canadiens 4-1 on Wednesday night. Vasilevskiy is the third goaltender in NHL history to earn a victory in 11...

Holiday travel upended as forecasters warn of 'bomb cyclone'

Dec. 22, 2022 19:18 PM EST

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Thousands of flights were canceled and homeless shelters were overflowing Thursday amid one of the most treacherous holiday travel seasons the U.S. has seen in decades, with temperatures plummeting 50 degrees Fahrenheit in some areas and forecasters warning of an impending...

NHL postpones 2 games, colleges scramble as cold, snow hit

Dec. 22, 2022 11:30 AM EST

The NHL postponed two games scheduled for Friday because of a major winter storm that began rolling across the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. and Canada, bringing blizzard conditions and bone-chilling temperatures. Buffalo's home game against Tampa Bay was postponed on Wednesday, and...

Red Wings snap 6 game skid, take down Tampa Bay 7-4

Dec. 21, 2022 23:20 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Rookie forward Elmer Soderblom’s fourth goal of the season snapped a tie early in the third period and gave the Detroit Red Wings the lead for good as they downed the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-4 on Wednesday. The Red Wings ended a season-high six-game losing streak...