Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Lightning2.722.723.73%
Eastern8th8th4th

Next Game

Mon, March 27, 7:30 PM EDT
Amalie Arena
Chicago Blackhawks
at
Tampa Bay Lightning

Leaders

BlackhawksLightning
PTS P. Kane (81) N. Kucherov (78)
AST P. Kane (48) V. Hedman (47)
G P. Kane (33) N. Kucherov (38)

Schedule

Mon Mar 13
W 3 - 2at NYR
Recap
Tue Mar 14
W 2 - 1at OTT
Recap
Thu Mar 16
L 5 - 0TOR
Recap
Sat Mar 18
L 5 - 3WAS
Recap
Tue Mar 21
L 5 - 3ARI
Recap
Thu Mar 23
W 6 - 3at BOS
Recap
Fri Mar 24
W 2 - 1at DET
Recap
7:30 pm EDT
Mon Mar 27
CHI
7:30 pm EDT
Thu Mar 30
DET
7:00 pm EDT
Sat Apr 1
MON
6:00 pm EDT
Sun Apr 2
DAL
7:00 pm EDT
Tue Apr 4
at BOS
7:30 pm EDT
Thu Apr 6
at TOR
7:30 pm EDT
Fri Apr 7
at MON
5:00 pm EDT
Sun Apr 9
BUF

Standings

EAST
Atlantic
Overall
W-L-OTL
Pts
Montreal41-24-991
Ottawa41-24-890
Toronto35-23-1585
Boston38-30-682
Tampa Bay36-29-981
Florida32-30-1175
Buffalo30-32-1272
Detroit29-32-1270
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DETROIT (AP) Nikita Kucherov took the advice of Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper by shooting the puck more, and that has the Lightning hanging around the Eastern Conference playoff chase.
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Steve Yzerman's current team is desperately seeking to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs.
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BOSTON (AP) Nikita Kucherov helped the Tampa Bay Lightning get a big win in the playoff push.
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BOSTON -- The Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning, who play each other at TD Garden on Thursday night, sustained losses Tuesday night that hurt their respective playoff chances.
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Arizona Coyotes, not the Tampa Bay Lightning, looked like the team chasing a postseason spot.
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The resurgent Lightning are primed to sneak into contention, while the once-hot Islanders are fading
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TAMPA, Fla. -- After clawing their way back into position for the last wild card in the Eastern Conference, the Tampa Bay Lightning have lost two straight at home, so there is even more urgency headed into their Tuesday home game against the Arizona Coyotes.
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Capitals are first team to earn a playoff berth, but the Blackhawks are the hottest of the NHL's contenders
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Earning their 100th point of the year in a big win over Tampa Bay, the Caps set the stage for the playoffs
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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) The Washington Capitals have their third consecutive 100-point season and are postseason-bound for the ninth time in 10 years.
Injuries
DatePlayerPos.Injury
3/24Jason GarrisonDDay-to-Day
3/17Steven StamkosCExpected to be out until at least Apr 1
3/23Cedric PaquetteCDay-to-Day
3/25Tyler JohnsonCExpected to be out until at least Mar 30
2/23Ryan CallahanRWExpected to be out until at least Apr 1
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