Tampa Bay has reached out to their potential UFAs and RFAs, including Nikita Kucherov, according to GM Steve Yzerman.
In terms of contract talks between Nikita Kucherov and the Tampa Bay Lightning, things appear to be quiet for now.
Nikita Kucherov is due to get a substantial raise.
Nikita Kucherov has produced plenty of clutch goals during the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Nikita Kucherov chose an excellent time to break out offensively in the Eastern Conference Final.
Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov assisted on both Tampa Bay goals in a 4-2 loss to the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night.
Nikita Kucherov hasn't picked up a point in the first two games of the Eastern Conference Final.
Assistant coach Steve Thomas has watched Nikita Kucherov develop into a potent goal scorer.
Nikita Kucherov scored his NHL-leading ninth goal of the playoffs in Sunday's series-clinching win against the New York Islanders.
With the tying goal in Friday night's 2-1 overtime win against the Islanders, Nikita Kucherov now leads the NHL in playoff goal scoring.
Nikita Kucherov scored his sixth goal of the postseason during the Tampa Bay Lightning's 5-3 loss Wednesday night to the visiting New York Islanders.
Nikita Kucherov is already building a reputation for himself as an impressive playoff performer.
The Tampa Bay Lightning were led by Nikita Kucherov, Alex Killorn and Tyler Johnson in their first round series against Detroit.
Nikita Kucherov scored two goals and an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 win over Detroit in Game 4.