World Cup Recap: Canada Beats Europe 3-1

The team that couldn’t possibly make it there vs the team that was expected to be there. As it turned out, Canada played just well enough to beat Europe in this one. Tomas Tatar (who else) Scored for team Europe from Dennis Seidenberg and Anze Kopitar. Team Canada got goals from Brad Marchand and Steven […]


Preseason Recap With Cooper/Point Audio: Carolina 3 – Lightning 2

When the Tampa Bay Lightning took the ice for their first preseason game there were a lot of young faces making their NHL exhibition debuts. Nerves may have been a factor as they struggled to find consistency in the 3-2 loss against the Hurricanes. The good news for the Bolts and their prospects is they […]


Lightning Fan Fest 2016

The Tampa Bay Lightning opened the doors of Amalie Arena Sunday for their annual Fan Fest event. If the record breaking crowd of 11,082 was a great indication that local puckheads are more than ready for the season to get underway. There’s a lot to be excited about when it comes to this hockey club […]

Nikita Nesterov

Bolts Re-sign Defenseman Nikita Nesterov

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed RFA defenseman Nikita Nesterov to a one year, $725,000 contract. Nesterov set career highs for games (57), goals (3), assists (6) and points (9) and played in 9 postseason games in 2015-16. @LightningShout and please “like” LightningShout on Facebook. You can email us at


World Cup Semifinal Recap Europe Eliminates Sweden in OT 3 – 2

What was thought of as the weakest team of the tournament advanced to the finals this afternoon as Team Europe eliminated one of the favorites, Team Sweden in overtime 3-2. Detroit Red Wings Tomas Tatar had two goals including the overtime winner. Marian Gaborik tied the game at one late in the second period. Erik […]

Bolt Quote

“The enthusiasm that our fan base has for our team… We really appreciate it. Our players like playing here in this building.” – GM Steve Yzerman


World Cup Semifinal Recap Canada 5 – Russia 3

Brad Marchand scored twice off dishes from Sidney Crosby, including the go-ahead goal in the third period to lead Canada over Russia 5-2 Saturday night in the semifinals. Team Canada will faceoff against the winner of the Sweden/Europe game Sunday for the right to play in the best-of-three finals. Sergei Bobrovsky was brilliant early on […]

TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 17: Steven Stamkos #91 of Team Canada makes a pass from his knees next to Ondrej Palat #18 of Team Czech Republic during the World Cup of Hockey at the Air Canada Center on September 17, 2016 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Erlendsson: Bolts Prepare For “A Different Kind Of Training Camp”

An oddity greeted the Lightning as training camp ahead of the 2016-17 season opened on Thursday. For the first time since 2008, Steven Stamkos did not report to camp. For the first time since 2009, Victor Hedman was nowhere to be found. Not to fret, Lightning fans, the long term deals signed by both cornerstone […]


Thursday World Cup Of Hockey Recap

Thursday 9/22 Team Russia shuts out Team Finland 3-0 Team Russia will meet Canada in Saturday’s semifinal after shutting out Finland 3-0 Thursday. Vladimir Tarasenko and Ivan Telegin scored 1:19 apart in the second period and Evgeni Malkin scored in the third period for Russia (2-1-0). Sergei Bobrovsky made 21 saves for the shutout. Finland’s […]