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Hedman, Kucherov propel streaking Lightning past Kings 6-4

Jan. 19, 2022 02:24 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Victor Hedman and the Tampa Bay Lightning found a novel way to break up the monotony that can be the middle of the NHL regular season. Hedman had two goals and an assist in Tuesday night's 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Kings despite being one of only four...

Lightning hand Stars 7th straight road loss, 3-1

Jan. 15, 2022 22:42 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ross Colton had the tiebreaking goal on a breakaway midway through the third period, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 19 shots, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Dallas 3-1 Saturday night for the Stars' seventh consecutive road loss. Brayden Point and Alex Killorn also...

Stamkos gets 18th goal, Lightning beat Canucks 4-2

Jan. 13, 2022 22:49 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored his team-leading 18th goal, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 24 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night. Anthony Cirelli, Boris Katchouk and Brayden Point also scored for Tampa Bay. Katchouk made it 3-1 at...

Pastrnak, Marchand each score twice, Bruins beat Lightning

Jan. 08, 2022 22:43 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — David Pastrnak and Brad Marchand each scored twice, Linus Ullmark made 27 saves and the Boston Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Saturday night. Anton Blidh had the other Boston goal, and Taylor Hall picked up two assists. The Bruins have won four of...

Kucherov has 2 assists in return, Lightning beat Flames 4-1

Jan. 06, 2022 22:43 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Nikita Kucherov had a pair of nifty assists in his return from a lengthy injury during Tampa Bay's three-goal third period in the Lightning's 4-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night. Corey Perry, Brayden Point, Ondrej Palat and Alex Killorn scored...

Lightning beat Blue Jackets 7-2 to stop 3-game slide

Jan. 04, 2022 22:30 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ondrej Palat had two goals and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning trounced the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Tuesday night to break a three-game losing streak. Brayden Point added a goal and two assists for the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions, who...

Duclair, Huberdeau lead Panthers to 9-3 rout of Lightning

Dec. 30, 2021 22:44 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Anthony Duclair scored twice, Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and four assists, and the Florida Panthers romped to a 9-3 rout of the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. Florida scored three times in each period against the two-time defending...

Palat scores in OT, Lightning rally past Habs in NHL return

Dec. 28, 2021 23:30 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ondrej Palat scored 36 seconds into overtime after Tampa Bay teammate Corey Perry tied it late in the third period, and the Lightning beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-4 on Tuesday night in the first NHL game following an extended holiday break. Perry got the...

Lightning star Point back after missing 14 games with injury

Dec. 28, 2021 12:44 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Lightning star center Brayden Point will return to the lineup for Tuesday night’s game against the Montréal Canadiens after missing 14 games with an upper-body injury. Lightning assistant coach Derek Lalonde made the announcement after the team’s...

Vasilevskiy sets wins record, Lightning beat Senators 2-1

Dec. 16, 2021 22:58 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy set an NHL record for wins in a calendar year, Steven Stamkos picked up his 900th career point and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Thursday night. Vasilevskiy made 25 saves to get his 63rd win in 2021 regular-season and...