After a long day of waiting, the Tampa Bay Lightning schedule is released to teh public.
With a long, hot summer still ahead for fans, the NHL has released the 2012-13 scheduel for it's 30 clubs. The start of the Tampa Bay Lightnign season is October 13th.
Good news! There will be an 82 game Tampa Bay Lightning season in the near future! The bad news? October is when it starts. Welcome to the off-season, here's NEXT season's schedule.
The Lightning start their first three-game home stand of the season tonight, and it opens up a stretch of 21 of the next 31 games in Tampa.