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3 Keys: Stars vs. Lightning, Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Dallas Stars will try to build on series-clinching overtime wins in the conference finals when they play Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Saturday.

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7:16pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Lightning, Stars ready to make history in unprecedented Stanley Cup Final

It was Media Day at the 2020 Stanley Cup Final, and Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper wore a gray Cup Final sweatshirt in front of a black Cup Final backdrop as he answered questions at the JW Marriott in Edmonton. Maybe on video it looked normal.

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5:49pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Stamkos could return for Lightning during Stanley Cup Final against Stars

Steven Stamkos could return for the Tampa Bay Lightning at some point during the Stanley Cup Final against the Dallas Stars, but will not play in Game 1 at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Saturday

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1:25pm PDT - September 18th, 2020

Lightning vs. Stars Stanley Cup Final preview

The Stanley Cup Final features the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Dallas Stars in a best-of-7 series, which starts with Game 1 at Rogers Place in Edmonton, the hub city for the Final.

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10:47am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Stanley Cup Final storylines for Lightning vs. Stars

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Dallas Stars each have a chance to win the Stanley Cup for the second time.

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8:49am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Stanley Cup Final predictions for Lightning vs. Stars

The Tampa Bay Lightning will win the Stanley Cup, according to 11 of the 16 NHL.com staff writers and editors who made their predictions for the final round.

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8:00am PDT - September 18th, 2020

Lightning redemption tour reaches Stanley Cup Final with another OT win

The Tampa Bay Lightning had to wait a long time for redemption.

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11:07pm PDT - September 17th, 2020

Varlamov, Islanders see dream end in OT in Game 6 against Lightning

Anders Lee needed a few seconds to collect himself in the media room at Rogers Place in Edmonton, where the New York Islanders' season ended 370 days after it began in a 2-1 overtime loss against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Fin…

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10:54pm PDT - September 17th, 2020

Lightning touch Prince of Wales Trophy following Game 6 win

The Eastern Conference champion Tampa Bay Lightning ignored superstition and touched the Prince of Wales Trophy.

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8:44pm PDT - September 17th, 2020

Islanders top Lightning in 2OT in Game 5 of East Final, avoid elimination

Jordan Eberle scored at 12:30 of the second overtime, and the New York Islanders avoided elimination with a 2-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Tuesday.

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9:07pm PDT - September 15th, 2020

Stars will play Lightning or Islanders in Stanley Cup Final

The Dallas Stars advanced to the Stanley Cup Final and will play the Tampa Bay Lightning or New York Islanders.

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9:07pm PDT - September 15th, 2020

Point not playing for Lightning against Islanders in Game 5 of East Final

Brayden Point is not playing for the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Islanders at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Tuesday (NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS).

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4:39pm PDT - September 15th, 2020

Lightning to lean on forward depth in Game 3 of East Final vs. Islanders

The Tampa Bay Lightning's forward depth will be tested in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Islanders at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Friday (8 p.m. ET; USA, CBC, SN, TVAS).

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3:29pm PDT - September 10th, 2020

Killorn suspended one game for actions in Lightning game

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Alex Killorn has been suspended for one game for boarding New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final in Edmonton on Wednesday, Sept. 9, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Sa…

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2:18pm PDT - September 10th, 2020

Islanders remain confident going into Game 3 of East Final vs. Lightning

The New York Islanders have a blueprint to keep the Tampa Bay Lightning at bay in the Eastern Conference Final. Now they must find one that will generate offense as well, in Game 3 at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Friday (8 p.m. ET; USA, CBC, SN, TVAS).

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2:17pm PDT - September 10th, 2020

Point could miss Game 3 of East Final for Lightning against Islanders

Brayden Point left Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final for the Tampa Bay Lightning against the New York Islanders at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Wednesday.

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12:45pm PDT - September 10th, 2020

Kucherov clutch for Lightning in Game 2 victory against Islanders

Nikita Kucherov stepped up for the Tampa Bay Lightning when they needed him most in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final.

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10:00pm PDT - September 9th, 2020

Islanders play better but drop Game 2 to Lightning in Eastern Final

The New York Islanders did a complete 180-degree turn in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final on Wednesday. They played to their identity and put themselves in a position to tie their best-of-7 series against the Tampa Bay Lightning after being blown out 48…

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9:43pm PDT - September 9th, 2020

Point leaves Game 2 for Lightning against Islanders in Eastern Final

Brayden Point left Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final for the Tampa Bay Lightning against the New York Islanders at Rogers Place in Edmonton on Wednesday.

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7:07pm PDT - September 9th, 2020

Lightning, Blue Jackets begin Playoffs with 5OT game for the ages

In a year like no other, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Columbus Blue Jackets opened the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a game for the ages.

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9:30pm PDT - August 11th, 2020

Point wasn't 'even really aiming' on 5OT goal for Lightning in Game 1

Brayden Point wasn't thinking about anything other than to get the puck on net. After more than seven periods and 150 minutes of play, the Tampa Bay Lightning center might not have had the energy to do much more.

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8:35pm PDT - August 11th, 2020

Goaltender breaks record for saves in NHL's 4th-longest game | CBC Sports

Brayden Point scored 10:27 into the fifth overtime, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Tuesday in the fourth-longest game in Stanley Cup playoff history.

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8:07pm PDT - August 11th, 2020

Lightning defeat Blue Jackets in 5OT in Game 1 of Eastern First Round

Brayden Point scored 10:27 into the fifth overtime period to end the fourth-longest game in Stanley Cup Playoff history and give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 3-2 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Tuesday.

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6:38pm PDT - August 11th, 2020

RIP my bracket #TampaBayLightning

c (@craycray_cc)
2:53pm PDT - April 17th, 2019
Poor lightning. #chokers #TampaBayLightning #NHLtoHouston https://t.co/3iMGZMUDEs

Poor lightning. #chokers #TampaBayLightning #NHLtoHouston https://t.co/3iMGZMUDEs

Jack McCraw (@jackmc15)
2:43pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

#TampaBayLightning have broken yet another league whide record, being the first presidents trophy winners that didn't win a single post-season game... Biggest choke in NHL history...what a shame. Better luck next year though! #StanleyCup

Sniebel (@Sniebel1)
2:37pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

Ill just say this Steven Stamkos touched the Presidents Trophy. Jinx or no jinx? #TampaBayLightning

Justin Time (@SubwayOperator)
2:33pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

In Sports gambling you win some and you lose some i lost the first game of #TampaBayLightning and pulled out made my returns on the #NewYork islanders. This #StanleyCup will be a tough one

Danny (@iammrdannystark)
2:23pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

RiseUp Podcast Community (@RUPodCommunity)
2:17pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

Hungry For Hockey Talk (@HFHTPodcast)
2:10pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

We don't do hockey BUT this #TampaBayLightning story is WOW

S & BS (@sportsnbullsh1t)
1:53pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

PersonalFoulPodcast (@foul_podcast)
1:22pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

The Fantasy Football Bar (@1FootballBar)
1:14pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

TecmoZack (@ChewOnSports)
1:14pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

Cappan & The Meerkat (@CappanMeerkat)
1:12pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

HotPelicansTakes (@HotPelicans)
1:12pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

Juliana Cuesta (@JulieK727)
1:11pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

Alex Cuesta (@A_Cuesta30)
1:11pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @AATalkStuff: Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be…

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1:11pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

Would you rather: be the #Lightning crushing the regular season and getting historically waxed in the #NHLPlayoffs? Or be the #Sabres falling apart after November? - #NHLTwitter #NHLDraft #StanleyCupPlayoffs #StanleyCupPlayoffs2019 #StanleyCup #BuffaloSabres #TampaBayLightning

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1:10pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

RT @GrindLinePod: Just added a new shirt and design to the shop! Go check out "The Lightning's Demise"! #TampaBayLightning #LGRW #NHL https…

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12:49pm PDT - April 17th, 2019
Just added a new shirt and design to the shop! Go check out

Just added a new shirt and design to the shop! Go check out "The Lightning's Demise"! #TampaBayLightning #LGRW #NHL https://t.co/upTW8XBJLm https://t.co/cbhlaBJZSU

Grind Line Podcast™ (@GrindLinePod)
12:41pm PDT - April 17th, 2019

All I can say is, as a #Blackhawks fan, yes, by all means #TampaBayLightning, keep #JonCooper as your coach.

Jeff Leidig (@DenverGooner)
12:02pm PDT - April 17th, 2019
Made this spunk of a fudge, kinda tore me up it’s all good tho  #tampabaylightning https://t.co/KTveuocE63

Made this spunk of a fudge, kinda tore me up it’s all good tho #tampabaylightning https://t.co/KTveuocE63

Hunter_Amacker_ (@amacker_hunter)
11:22am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Tampa bay getting swept = rip everyone’s brackets. But congrats to Columbus they looked dangerous. #nhl #TampaBayLightning #ColumbusBlueJackets

BlueChocobo (@ChocoboBlue)
11:19am PDT - April 17th, 2019

WTF happened to the #TampaBayLightning

Mike Phillips (@caniac315)
10:48am PDT - April 17th, 2019
#tampabaylightning choke—-tampa bay lightning swept. https://t.co/8xMzi3x6GL

#tampabaylightning choke—-tampa bay lightning swept. https://t.co/8xMzi3x6GL

Tommy L. Marrero Cartagena (@tommy_marrero)
10:47am PDT - April 17th, 2019

The T.B. Lightning’s crushing exit from the playoffs is such delicious Schadenfreude, for a sabres fan, if it were a meal, chef Ramsey couldn’t rant about it. If it were a bar, that douche Jon Taffer couldn’t yell about a thing. #TampaBayLightning #nhl #HaveFunOnTheGolfCourse.

MovieMaddness (@MovieMaddness1)
10:35am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Never root for a hockey team from a state where ice is a luxury #TampaBayLightning

mgl (@gluelantigua)
10:34am PDT - April 17th, 2019

NHL #TampaBayLightning eliminated from the playoffs #StanleyCup they was best team in the league & the #Lightning have crashed out in shameful?

Rocky D Antonio (@Hany_jean)
10:26am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Now the question is...will #stamkos ever win a #StanleyCup? He's the new #ovechkin #TampaBayLightning #TampaBay #NHL #NHLPlayoffs

Gr8WhiteBUFFalo (@JRockSmitty8)
10:19am PDT - April 17th, 2019

#TampaBayLightning dressing room song "Win" by Jay Rock repeats "WIN" 4x in the chorus but Tampa didnt get the message that they need to win 4x #sad #bracketruined #StanleyCup

Katrina (@katrinaboards)
9:54am PDT - April 17th, 2019

The morning after: I wanna say I feel for the #TampaBayLightning... : : BUT I DON'T, THEY CAN PUNCH SAND. Bye. #NHLPlayoffs

Perry King (@kngprry)
9:52am PDT - April 17th, 2019

The @NHLBlackhawks got surprize swept in the first round before it was cool #TampaBayLightning #PittsburghPenguins #CBJ #NYIvsPIT #TBLvsCBJ

Nothing Better to do (@Nothingbttr2do)
9:48am PDT - April 17th, 2019

I have to admit that I was one that thought that the #CBJ would be lucky to win 1 game against #TampaBayLightning . My sincere apologies, and never again will I doubt our team! Go Jackets!

Aquamaster (@Royalaquamaster)
9:36am PDT - April 17th, 2019

We keep fighting. We keep going. #GoBolts #TampaBayLightning https://t.co/G8uwtEnSqN

Kira Babiarz (@klbabz)
9:22am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Hard to say which was more disappointing - the #FlaPanthers season or the #TampaBayLightning season.

Gatsby (@jswesq1981)
9:16am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Absolute craziness that the #TampaBayLightning got swept after a historic season. I also am surprised the #Pens got swept as well. The east side of my #NHLBracketChallenge is looking broken already. The west still intact though.

Phil Andrade (@TheRealGibby05)
9:15am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Rip my hockey pool #TampaBayLightning

Riley Hoover (@rileyhoover_)
9:10am PDT - April 17th, 2019

Still astonished the #TampaBayLightning are out of the #StanleyCupPlayoffs. So much fire power, depth, and a Vezina contender. All meaningless at the end of the day...literally.

Cameron Lee (@xCameronLee)
9:04am PDT - April 17th, 2019