Blue Jackets beat Lightning 3-1, lead playoff series 3-0

Hockey 04/15/19, 00:05

The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their postseason mastery of the Tampa Bay Lightning, beating the NHL's best team 3-1 on Sunday night and moving to within a game of sweeping the playoff series.Matt Duchene, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Cam Atkinson scored, and Sergei Bobrovsky fended off a desperate third-period charge to ...

Blue Jackets move to the brink of sweeping Lightning

Sports 04/14/19, 21:03

The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their stunning postseason mastery of the Tampa Bay Lightning, beating the NHL's best team 3-1 on Sunday night and moving to within a game of sweeping the playoff series.Matt Duchene, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Cam Atkinson scored, and Sergei Bobrovsky fended off a desperate third-period charge ...

Lightning’s Kucherov suspended for Game 3 for boarding

Sports 04/13/19, 12:32

NHL leading scorer Nikita Kucherov has been suspended for Game 3 of the Tampa Bay Lightning's first-round series against the Columbus Blue Jackets.Kucherov was suspended for boarding Columbus defenseman Markus Nutivaara late in Tampa Bay's 5-1 loss in Game 2 to trail 2-0 in the series. Kucherov was given a ...

Blue Jackets take stunning 2-0 series lead over Lightning

Hockey 04/12/19, 21:43

Matt Duchene had a goal and three assists, Sergei Bobrovsky made 23 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets stunned the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night to take a 2-0 first-round series lead.Columbus also got goals from Cam Atkinson, Zach Werenski, Riley Nash and Artemi Panarin. The Blue Jackets ...

Blue Jackets stun Lightning 5-1 to take 2-0 series lead

Sports 04/12/19, 20:52

Matt Duchene had a goal and three assists, Sergei Bobrovsky made 23 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets stunned the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night to take a 2-0 first-round series lead.Columbus also got goals from Cam Atkinson, Zach Werenski, Riley Nash and Artemi Panarin. The Blue Jackets ...

Lightning ties NHL record with 62nd win, beat Bruins 6-3

Hockey 04/07/19, 01:33

Nikita Kucherov and the Tampa Bay Lightning finished the regular season with one more impressive performance.Next stop: Stanley Cup playoffs.The Lightning matched an NHL record with their 62nd win, using a three-goal second period to beat the Boston Bruins 6-3 on Saturday.Tampa Bay Lightning's Nikita Kucherov (86) scores on Boston ...

Lightning beat Bruins 6-3, tie NHL record with 62nd win

Hockey 04/06/19, 18:57

The Tampa Bay Lightning won their NHL record-tying 62nd game, getting a short-handed goal by Steven Stamkos during a three-goal second period in a 6-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday in the teams' regular-season finale.Nikita Kucherov, Anthony Cirelli, Erik Cernak and Braydon Coburn also scored for Tampa Bay ...

Lightning ties NHL record with 62nd win, beat Bruins 6-3

Sports 04/06/19, 16:57

Nikita Kucherov and the Tampa Bay Lightning finished the regular season with one more impressive performance.Next stop: Stanley Cup playoffs.The Lightning matched an NHL record with their 62nd win, using a three-goal second period to beat the Boston Bruins 6-3 on Saturday.Tampa Bay Lightning's Nikita Kucherov (86) scores on Boston ...

Passing Fancy: How Lightning’s Nikita Kucherov became a star

Sports 04/05/19, 01:59

The lesson Nikita Kucherov learned from childhood coach Gennady Kurdin is on display every time he laces up his skates and steps on to the ice.Kurdin taught Kucherov the very common Russian hockey philosophy that the sport is about sacrificing for your partner. Each day at practice, Kucherov studies how ...

Stamkos leads Lightning over Maple Leafs 3-1

Hockey 04/04/19, 20:57

Steven Stamkos had a goal and an assist, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 29 shots, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 Thursday night.Nikita Kucherov and Alex Killorn also scored to help Tampa Bay become the second team in NHL history to win more than 60 games in ...

Kucherov making plenty of points for NHL’s MVP consideration

Sports 04/03/19, 01:33

Connor McDavid knows better than to risk making end-of-season NHL award projections.Through no fault of his own, the Edmonton Oilers captain was not included among last year's three MVP candidates, causing a stir back home. So McDavid understandably deferred when recently asked to list his Hart Trophy front-runners this year."After ...

Lightning top Sens, become 3rd team to reach 60-win mark

Hockey 04/01/19, 21:31

Yanni Gourde had two goals and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning became just the third team in NHL history to win 60 games in a season with a 5-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Monday night.Mikhail Sergachev, Brayden Point and Steven Stamkos also scored for the Lightning ...

Lightning beat Hurricanes 6-3 for 7th straight victory

Hockey 03/21/19, 21:32

Ryan Callahan scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning picked up their seventh straight win with a 6-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists and Tyler Johnson, Anthony Cirelli, Brayden Point and Ryan McDonagh ...

Lightning top Hurricanes for 7th straight win

Hockey 03/21/19, 21:09

Ryan Callahan scored the tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning picked up their seventh straight win with a 6-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.Steven Stamkos had a goal and two assists and Tyler Johnson, Anthony Cirelli, Brayden Point and Ryan McDonagh ...

Lightning edge Capitals 5-4 in overtime for 6th straight win

Hockey 03/20/19, 21:47

Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game, beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime Wednesday night in a potential playoff preview.Victor Hedman scored 3:01 into overtime to keep the Lightning rolling in their first game ...

Vasilevskiy makes 54 saves, Lightning beat Capitals in OT

Sports 03/20/19, 21:41

Andrei Vasilevskiy made a franchise-record 54 saves, Nikita Kucherov scored twice and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning won their sixth consecutive game by beating the Washington Capitals 5-4 in overtime Wednesday night in a potential playoff preview.Victor Hedman scored 3:01 into overtime to keep the Lightning rolling in their first ...

Stamkos ties team record, Lightning rally past Red Wings 5-4

Hockey 03/14/19, 23:36

Steven Stamkos tied Vincent Lecavalier for Tampa Bay's career lead in goals, Nikita Kucherov scored twice in the third period and the Lightning rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Thursday night.The Red Wings led 3-0 in the second when Stamkos scored on the ...

Stamkos ties Lecavalier as Lightning rally past Detroit 5-4

Hockey 03/14/19, 21:39

Steven Stamkos tied Vincent Lecavalier for Tampa Bay's career lead in goals, Nikita Kucherov scored twice in the third period and the Lightning rallied from a three-goal deficit to beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on Thursday night.The Red Wings led 3-0 in the second when Stamkos scored on the ...

Johnson, Paquette lead Lightning past Maple Leafs 6-2

Hockey 03/11/19, 21:01

Tyler Johnson and Cedric Paquette each scored two goals, and the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-2 on Monday night.Anthony Cirelli and Ondrej Palat also scored for Tampa Bay (53-13-4), and Ryan McDonagh, Yanni Gourde and Jan Rutta had two assists apiece. Nikita Kucherov helped set ...

Kucherov powers Lightning past Red Wings 3-2

Hockey 03/09/19, 22:02

Nikita Kucherov scored twice while breaking Tampa Bay's single-season record for points, leading the Lightning to a 3-2 victory against the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night.Ryan McDonagh also scored for NHL-leading Tampa Bay, which has won 14 consecutive regular-season games against Detroit. Louis Domingue stopped 22 shots.Thomas Vanek and ...

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