Lightning Franchise news

Lightning fan confidence -- what are you feeling?

The Tampa Bay Lightning's season gets underway Saturday, and we're charting the final fan confidence poll of the preseason this week. Let us know your thoughts as well as vote in the poll.

The tale of two Marty's

Marty St. Louis is happy again in Tampa. What a difference five months make.

Five questions, five answers series part 2: The Lightning

The "Summer of Stevie" is over, in Tampa. Here are five questions for writer Mike Corcoran about the Lightning, and where things go from here.

Fleshing out the business, Bolts hire Steve Griggs as COO

Lightning CEO Tod Leiweke hires former colleague and current Orlando Magic Exec VP of Sales and oversee day-to-day operations.

Malone's clause gives speculation a pause

His name has been thrown around, quite casually, in casual trade speculation since 2009.   Ryan Malone has been a poker chip in play in the minds of media and fans alike.  The reasoning has...

The unappreciated legacy of Art Williams

His ownership reign lasted all of nine months, but Art Williams is remembered for being outspoken and bombastic more than he is remembered for saving a debt-ridden franchise.

Tod Leiweke Press Conference and Open Thread

The introduction Tod Leiweke to the Tampa Bay media commences at 11 AM. This is our opent hread about the event.

Why Tod Leiweke's hire is important to Tampa Bay Lightning fans

Tod Leiweke has resigned from his position as CEO of Vulcan Sports and Entertainment to become the CEO of the Tampa Bay Lightning. What does that mean for the team and the fans?

Tod Leiweke to lead Tampa Bay Lightning as Chief Executive Officer

A months long quest for the Tampa Bay Lightning's CEO has reportedly come to an end. Tod Leiweke is reportedly to be named Lightning CEO.

For Lightning fans, what's the next concern that needs addressing?

What aspect(s) of the Lightning concern you most right now?

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