TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING LAST SEASON: 54-23-5, 113 points. Won Atlantic Division. Lost to Washington Capitals in Eastern Conference Finals. COACH: Jon Cooper (sixth NHL season, 242-143-40, 36-28 playoffs).
Team Tampa Bay, indeed. “Monday Night Football” has brought out the stars in Tampa, and that includes a healthy contingent from one of the NHL’s best teams, the hometown Tampa Bay Lightning. Bolts captain
Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson added fuel to trade rumors Thursday when he followed Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos on Twitter and Instagram. SportsDay Stars tweeted a photo of Karlsson's