Posts Tagged ‘tampa bay lightning’

Ryan Callahan Launches Foundation

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Tampa, Fla. — The Ryan Callahan Foundation today launched their new website, www.RyanCallahanFoundation.org, and will officially begin their mission to provide moments of family unity to those battling pediatric cancer. The Ryan Callahan Foundation is composed of three elements; Cally’s Crew, the “2-4” Club, and direct funding efforts to support local and independent cancer foundations in […]

LIGHTNING TO PARTICIPATE IN 2016 ROOKIE TOURNAMENT IN CORAL SPRINGS

Ryan Callahan (24) in the second period tonight vs. San Jose. (photo Kim Klement / USA TODAY Sports)

  The Tampa Bay Lightning will participate in a four-team rookie tournament at the Florida Panthers IceDen in Coral Springs, Florida from Saturday, September 17 through Tuesday, September 20, the team announced today.  The event is free and open to the public. Also participating in the tournament will be the Florida Panthers, Nashville Predators and […]

LIGHTNING SINGLE GAME TICKETS TO GO ON SALE MONDAY, AUGUST 8

Ryan Callahan (photo Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

  Single game tickets for Tampa Bay Lightning games at AMALIE Arena during the 2016-17 regular season will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Monday August 8, the team announced today. Single game tickets can be purchased exclusively online at www.TampaBayLightning.com/tickets, not at the McDonald’s Ticket Office. Season Ticket Members, as well as those […]

LIGHTNING RE-SIGN FORWARD ALEX KILLORN TO SEVEN-YEAR CONTRACT

Dec 12, 2015; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Alex Killorn (17) shoots as Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) defends during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Alex Killorn to a seven-year contract worth an average of $4.45 million per season, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. Killorn, 26, played in 81 games for the Lightning last season, collecting 14 goals and 40 points to go along with 44 […]

“The Potential to Win is Here” – Steven Stamkos

Mar 31, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) shoots the puck against Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) and goalie Mike Condon (39) during the second period at Amalie Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  Steven Stamkos spoke today at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time to a host of media outlets via conference call. I got the privilege of being on the line to listen to a host of reporters ask Stamkos questions regarding this whole contract signing process. Stamkos quickly and confidently answered the questions fired at him one […]

LIGHTNING ANNOUNCE DEVELOPMENT CAMP ROSTER

NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Tampa Bay Lightning

TAMPA, FLA. – The Tampa Bay Lightning announced the schedule and roster for the team’s annual Development Camp, to be held from June 28 through July 2 at the Brandon Ice Sports Forum. The roster currently consists of a total of 33 players: 21 forwards, eight defensemen and four goaltenders. The camp is free and open […]

LIGHTNING ISSUE QUALIFYING OFFERS TO SEVEN PLAYERS

NHL: Philadelphia Flyers at Tampa Bay Lightning

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have issued qualifying offers to seven players today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Below is a list of players receiving qualifying offers: Pos. Player C       Yanni Gourde G       Kristers Gudlevskis C       Alex Killorn RW  Nikita Kucherov […]

LIGHTNING RE-SIGN DEFENSEMAN LUKE WITKOWSKI

Mike Angelis (10) & Luke Witkowski (Mark McGauley Photography)

  TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Luke Witkowski to a one-year, two-way contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Witkowski, 6-foot-2, 200 pounds, appeared in four games with the Lightning in 2015-16. He also made his Stanley Cup Playoff debut, skating in two games during the second […]

LIGHTNING HEAD TO BUFFALO’S FIRST NIAGARA CENTER WITH NINE DRAFT PICKS 2016 NHL Draft Kicks Off Friday Night

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TAMPA BAY –The Tampa Bay Lightning hold a total of nine picks, including two in the second round, at the 2016 NHL Draft, which gets underway with picks 1-30 on Friday at 7 p.m. (NBCSN) at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. Rounds 2-7 will be held on Saturday, June 25 beginning at […]

LIGHTNING FORWARD RYAN CALLAHAN HAS SUCCESSFUL HIP SURGERY

Ryan Callahan (photo Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Alternate Captain Has Labral Tear Repaired TAMPA BAY – Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ryan Callahan had successful hip surgery today in New York City at the Hospital for Special Surgery, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. The procedure to repair a labral tear in Callahan’s right hip was performed by Dr. Bryan Kelly. […]