In contrast to the Steven Stamkos contract negotiations, extension talks with defenseman Victor Hedman are not expected to be protracted.
Victor Hedman has one season remaining on his contract before he is eligible for unrestricted free agency, but Tampa Bay is expected to lock him up to a new deal.
Victor Hedman recorded his 10th assist of the postseason in Thursday's 2-1 loss to Pittsburgh.
Victor Hedman is only on assist away from tying his own franchise playoff scoring record.
Victor Hedman’s stellar postseason continued in the Game 1 win against the Penguins on Friday.
Victor Hedman was a force at both ends of the ice during Tampa Bay's second-round series against the New York Islanders.
Victor Hedman scored a pair of goals in Sunday’s 4-0 win over the Islanders in Game 5.
Victor Hedman registered his second goal of the postseason in Game 3 against the Islanders on Tuesday night.
Victor Hedman popped in a pair of points during Saturday's 4-1 Game 2 win over the Islanders.
Victor Hedman picked up an assist in Tampa Bay's 5-3 loss to the New York Islanders in Game 1 of the second round of the playoffs.
Victor Hedman had a goal negated in the third period after a coach's challenge.
Victor Hedman (upper body) said he's good to go for Tampa Bay's playoff opener.
Viktor Hedman will not play Saturday night against Montreal.
Victor Hedman (upper body) expects to play in Saturday's regular-season finale in Montreal.