Tampa Bay Lightning
Alex Killorn scored a tiebreaking goal late in the third period, Ondrej Palat had two goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Detroit 4-2 Saturday night in the Red Wings’ 6,000th regular-season game.
Former NHL defenseman Brian Rafalski has agreed to contract terms with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL.
Petr Mrazek stopped 24 shots for Detroit, which lost its fifth in a row.
The Lightning will try to avoid their longest road losing streak in five years by capitalizing on another meeting with the slumping Red Wings on Sunday.
Henrik Zetterberg scored both goals for Detroit, which lost its fifth straight at home. Jimmy Howard made 31 saves.
After transitioning from a Hall of Fame playing career to the Detroit Red Wings’ front office and then assembling Canada’s gold-medal winning Olympic team, Steve Yzerman having the ability to turn the Tampa Bay Lightning […]
“The Captain” joined The Morning Show to talk about his decision to leave Hockeytown.
Three reasons Steve Yzerman had to take the general manager’s position in Tampa Bay: