The Tampa Bay Lightning consistently rises above most expectations and boasts, continualy boasting one of the best offenses in the league. The Lightning are still being led by captain Steven Stamkos, but for how long most people are unsure. Stamkos has absolutely shredded the league since being drafted. He’s a lethal goal scorer with the toughness to back it up. Years ago Tampa Bay wasn’t taken seriously, but this hasn’t been the case for since the days of Vincent LeCavalier and Martin St. Louis.
Ben Bishop is the tallest goalie in the league and makes good use of his frame, stopping pucks night in and night out while being heralded as one of the best.
Who Do The Tampa Bay Lightning Play Next
The Lightning’s next game is a good starting point when considering future wagers. You want to check the record of opposing teams to know how they stack up.
Tampa Bay Lightning Game Schedule
The Tampa Bay Lightning game schedule is the best way to get an advanced look at upcoming games and make a decision a few nights, weeks, months in advance.
See a favorable match-up or a shift in line hasn’t occurred yet after a big injury? Use the calendar to know exactly what’s around the corner.
Tampa Bay Lightning Standings Today
Seeing where the Lightning fit into the standings will help you know exactly when to bet on the club and when to hold off. Make sure you pick the right times to hold off, though.
|2||Columbus Blue Jackets||105||75||38||19||235||172|
|5||New York Rangers||97||77||38||26||245||206|
|9||San Jose Sharks||93||76||35||26||206||186|
|12||St. Louis Blues||90||76||35||28||214||201|
|15||Toronto Maple Leafs||87||75||29||24||230||221|
|17||Tampa Bay Lightning||83||75||27||29||210||210|
|18||New York Islanders||82||75||28||28||219||228|
|21||Los Angeles Kings||79||76||23||33||185||189|
|25||Detroit Red Wings||74||76||16||33||189||224|
|28||New Jersey Devils||68||76||18||35||174||224|
Will Lightning Strike Twice?
The Tampa Bay Lightning have lived up to their name each time they went to the Stanley Cup, striking down unsuspecting opponents without discretion. The Lightning aren’t exactly a team of the future given the salary cap restraints, which makes them one of the prime teams to follow everyday and evaluate to the best of your ability. They might be at the end of a good run. Do you agree?