Steve Stamkos is optimistic about the chances of the Tampa Bay Lightning contending going into the 2014-15 campaign.
Steve Stamkos expects to play in Game 4 on Tuesday after he received an inadvertent knee to his head.
Superstar Steven Stamkos assisted on both Lightning goals in a 3-2 playoff loss to the Canadiens in Montreal Sunday night.
Steve Stamkos netted a pair of goals for the Lightning on Wednesday, but they ended up on the wrong end of a 5-4 overtime decision in Game 1 of their first round playoff series.
Steve Stamkos is back in the playoffs after he picked up 13 points in 18 games in 2011, but this time he's the captain of a young, upstart squad.
Steve Stamkos might not carry much momentum into the playoffs, as he failed to score a point in his last two games of the 2013-14 regular season.
The Tampa Bay Lightning can secure home ice advantage for the first round by beating Washington on Sunday.
Steve Stamkos scored a goal and added an assist for the Lightning in Thursday's 4-2 win over Philadelphia.
Steve Stamkos is honored to be Tampa Bay's nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy.
Steven Stamkos scored for the Lightning, but it wasn't nearly enough in their 5-2 loss to the Stars on Saturday night.
Steve Stamkos accidentally scored on his own net during Tampa Bay's 4-3 overtime win on Saturday.
Steve Stamkos has four power-play goals in his past seven games.
Steve Stamkos buried his 21st goal of the season in Tampa Bay's 4-3 shootout loss to Ottawa Monday.
Steve Stamkos produced a goal and an assist in Tampa Bay's 4-3 overtime loss to Pittsburgh Saturday afternoon.