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Lightning shut out Carolina

The Lightning went into Raleigh with a retooled lineup and a new netminder, while some things stayed the same for the Lightning (allowing too many shots on goal), other things changed drastically (a shutout by a Tampa Bay netminder).

What does Bishop bring to the Lightning?

Can the Lightning's new goalie Ben Bishop succeed where so many others have failed? What can Lightning fans realistically expect?

Lightning at Carolina preview

Roster moves yesterday give way to a new team today as the Lightning take on the Carolina Hurricanes in Raleigh.

Socially connect at Social Media Central

The Tampa Bay Lightning launched "Bolts Social Central" earlier this season, a video wall behind section 128 in the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Fans can send their Tweets, Foursquare checkins, and Instagram photos using the hashtag #boltssocial

Boucher offers farewell remarks

Former Lightning head coach Guy Boucher, speaking publicly for the first time since being replaced on March 24th, expressed gratitude to the Lightning organization and fans.


Video about Xtra-Ice Arena in Tampa

I found out about Tampa's newest ice rink over the weekend. Xtra-ice is not only an ice rink but also a non-profit organization that focuses on growing the game of hockey in the Tampa Bay community by offering affordable clinics.

Lightning trade Cory Conacher for Ben Bishop

The Calder trophy candidate is sent to Ottawa for goalie Ben Bishop .

2013 NHL trade deadline open thread

Starting around 9 AM and running until the 3 PM trade deadline, drop by Raw Charge and discuss the moves (or lack thereof) around the league today.

Bolts rally to earn point, fall short in shootout

The Tampa Bay Lightning found themselves rally from a two-goal deficit to end up in a shootout for the second time in a row Tuesday night. This time, they fell just short in losing 3-2 to the Florida Panthers.

Lightning versus Cats preview

The Lightning have not won three games in a row since the first month of the season. They'll try for the feat tonight against the cellar-dwelling Florida Panthers.

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