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Tampa Bay Lightning

Venue: Amalie Arena | Coach: Jon Cooper
Conference Team RankingsGF AverageGA AveragePower Play
Lightning3.252.5618.48%
Eastern1st9th11th
Power Rankings
DateRankingPrevious
02/24/201575
The Lightning are almost through their hellacious February ride with only Western Conference opponents on the schedule. They've gone 5-5-1 with one game to go and have been thoroughly challenged by top teams.
02/17/201554
The Lightning's weird February schedule in which they play only Western Conference opponents has been challenging. They've gone 3-3-2 so far with four games remaining before they get out of it.
02/10/201544
We're going to learn an awful lot about the Lightning over the month of February. Due to a quirk in the schedule, they do not play one game against an Eastern Conference foe. They're off to a 2-1-1 start.
02/03/201544
The Lightning have won seven of their last 10 games and own the East's best record. Divisional opponents Montreal and Detroit each trail by a single point however as the Atlantic race just keeps heating up.
01/27/201545
After heading into the All-Star break on a three-game winning streak, the Lightning are among five teams in the 30-win club and look to be the favorites to win the Atlantic. Staying healthy is the biggest challenge ahead.
01/20/201557
The Lightning have so many weapons at its disposal, but Nikita Kucherov might be one of the best kept secrets in the NHL. The 21-year-old is on a 74-point pace in his second NHL season.
01/13/201573
The Lightning have won seven of their last 10, but a tough loss to the Flyers included a few injuries to key players. Tampa has had its depth tested at times this year and has answered each challenge pretty well.
01/06/201533
The Lightning's offensive attack remains awesome, but Tyler Johnson's individual season has been even better. He's fifth in league scoring with 43 points and leads all players with 36 points at even strength.
12/30/201437
The Lightning became the first team in the East to hit 50 points. Scoring 122 goals is impressive, especially when considering their scoring balance. Everyone contributes.
12/23/201478
December has been unkind to the Lightning with seven total losses against four wins. The team's once-potent offense has gone south for the most part this month, but don't expect it to stay down for long.
 
Preseason Power Rankings
DateRankingPrevious
10/14/20145-
Steven Stamkos, Victor Hedman and Ben Bishop look to be providing exactly what the Lightning expect from each. Tampa has points in all three games.
 
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