Tampa Bay Lightning

Brayton Wilson
June 29, 2020 - 2:54 pm
The NHL confirmed Monday that 15 players have tested positive for COVID-19 since they moved into Phase 2 of their return plan.
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Zach Bogosian
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February 23, 2020 - 11:00 pm
Defenseman Zach Bogosian went from having his contract terminated by the Buffalo Sabres to landing in the thick of the playoff race with the Tampa Bay Lighting. The Lightning on Sunday announced they signed Bogosian to a one-year, $1.3 million contract. The 12-year veteran returns to the NHL after...
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December 31, 2019 - 10:32 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Alex Killorn scored two goals, Tyler Johnson had a goal and two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning came back from a three-goal deficit to beat the Buffalo Sabres 6-4 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. Ondrej Palat and Anthony Cirelli each added a goal and an...
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November 25, 2019 - 9:55 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres struggled against Tampa Bay and also lost one of their top defensemen. Cedric Paquette and Ondrej Palat scored short-handed goals 49 seconds apart in the third period and the Lightning beat the Sabres 5-2 on Monday night. Rasmus Dahlin, taken first overall...
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November 09, 2019 - 4:35 pm
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — Pat Maroon scored twice, and the Tampa Bay Lighting beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 on Saturday for a sweep of their two regular-season games in Sweden. Victor Hedman also scored for the Lightning, delighting the home crowd, and Curtis McElhinney made 37 saves. Tampa Bay also beat...
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November 08, 2019 - 6:14 am
STOCKHOLM (WBEN/AP) — It's Buffalo Sabres hockey from Stockholm, Sweden as the Sabres meet the Tampa Bay Lightning for a two-game series on Friday and Saturday in the Swedish capital as part of the 2019 NHL Global Series. Buffalo has five Swedes, including forwards Marcus Johansson, Johan Larsson...
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February 21, 2019 - 10:48 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — Nikita Kucherov is keeping exceptional company in the NHL record book — the kind of crowd that could fill out a wing at the Hall of Fame. Kucherov became the fastest player to 100 points in a season since Mario Lemieux, and he and Steven Stamkos scored in the shootout to...
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January 12, 2019 - 10:22 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — For the second game in a row, the Tampa Bay Lightning started off slow. And once again, they rallied for a win. Steven Stamkos scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:16 remaining to lead the Lightning to a 5-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night. It followed a...
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November 29, 2018 - 10:21 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (WBEN/AP) — The Buffalo Sabres came up just short of a history-making run. Cedric Paquette broke a tie with 5:41 left and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended the Sabres' franchise-record-tying winning streak at 10 games with a 5-4 victory Thursday night. "I thought it was great stretch by us...
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November 13, 2018 - 9:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Frantic as the final minute appeared, Buffalo Sabres goalie Carter Hutton reveled in the challenge of staring down Nikita Kucherov and the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning. "It was mayhem," Hutton said after stopping 29 shots to preserve a 2-1 win over the Eastern...
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