2013-14 Lightning Franchise news

Johnson, MacKinnon, Palat named Calder finalists

Two Tampa Bay Lightning rookies are recognized for their outstanding seasons.

Steve Yzerman gets contract extension

After four years of a building effort, Yzerman is rewarded with another four years by team ownership.


Job fair at the Tampa Bay Times Forum

The Bolts and the venue are looking for part-time workers to fill positions.

Andreychuk to be honored April 5

Andreychuk's contribution to the club will be recognized with a life-size bronze bust outside the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Included in the article is a reaction from Dave and some insight into the process.

Bolts ravaged by injuries to key players

Injuries to key players -- including both goaltenders (Ben Bishop and Anders Lindback), as well as Valterri Filppula -- have the Lightning reeling with 4 games left on the ledger before the aptly named "Olympic break".

Former Lightning coach Guy Boucher joins SC Bern

The process of becoming starts anew for the former Lightning head coach, who goes to Europe for his next challenge.

Seven Bolts to Sochi, but big snubs, too

Both Victor Hedman and Martin St. Louis were left off their respective national teams, but seven other Lightning players were named.

The best of Raw Charge 2013

On this Christmas Day, with only a week left in the year, we provide a repository of some of the best articles from Raw Charge this year.

Kubina retires, thanks Lightning and fans

Former Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Pavel Kubina has officially announced his retirement from the NHL after 13 seasons.

Syracuse suddenly has three goaltenders

Kristers Gudlevskis's recall to the Syracuse Crunch hints at wheels turning within the Crunch front office.


Lightning bestow captaincy upon Marty St. Louis

The Lightning name the franchise's tenth captain in team history, who succeeds departed center Vincent Lecavalier.

Lightning make initial training camp cuts

Lightning make initial cuts of 18 players from training camp roster

Lightning transactions and notes for Tuesday

The Bolts add depth to their system while trimming their camp roster, plus the lineup for Wednesday's preseason game against the St. Louis Blues in Orlando.


Another part-time job fair from the Lightning

For the second time in recent weeks, the Bolts will be looking to add part-time employees for the 2013-2014 NHL season.

Lightning broadcast schedule announced

Sun Sports, the Lightning's broadcast partner, announced it's 77 game regular season schedule. The Bolts will also be broadcast three times nationally, and twice on local broadcast station WTOG CW 44.

Bolts announce Fan Fest for September 14th

For the second time in 2013, the Lightning will hold a fan event at the Tampa Bay Times Forum to coincide training camp.

Afternoon Edition Sept 3: Predictions, contracts

Predictions, goalie contracts, and Rookie Camp

Ice making and the start of 2013-14

The summer's just about done with, and fresh signs of a new season are beginning to appear all around us.


Jobs fair at the Tampa Bay Times Forum

With the 2013-14 NHL season coming closer, the Lightning and the Forum are looking for part-time workers.

Lightning announce rookie camp roster, schedule

The Bolts will participate in their annual rookie tournament in Coral Springs from September 6-8 along with the Boston Bruins, Florida Panthers, and Nashville Predators.

Brampton Beast is Tampa's new CHL affiliate

Brampton will share development duties for Tampa with the ECHL's Florida Everblades and the AHL's Syracuse Crunch.

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