Jonathan Drouin is playing very well for Halifax in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Tampa Bay GM Steve Yzerman thought Jonathan Drouin would develop better at the junior level rather than seeing limited minutes in the NHL.
In a slight surprise, the Tampa Bay Lightning decided to send Jonathan Drouin back to the junior level.
The Lightning brass are still debating whether to keep Jonathan Drouin in Tampa to start the season.
The Tampa Bay Lightning are still mulling over what to do with prospect Jonathan Drouin.
Jonathan Drouin returned to the wing for a situational scrimmage on Monday and he played on the same line as Steve Stamkos and Martin St. Louis.
Jonathan Drouin centered Vladislav Namestnikov and Nikita Kucherov in his preseason debut Thursday night.
Jonathan Drouin and Brett Connolly stood out on a line together during Tuesday's scrimmage.
Jonathan Drouin was used at center between Vladislav Namestnikov and Brett Connolly at Thursday's training camp session.
Jonathan Drouin participated in an informal skate with 17 other Tampa Bay Lightning players on Tuesday.
Jonathan Drouin says his bruised foot is "fine" and he's looking forward to Tampa Bay's pre-camp rookie workouts next week at the Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Jonathan Drouin will be on hand for the Lightning when the team's prospects play in a four-team rookie tournament next month.
Jonathan Drouin has a bruised left foot, so he is being held out of the early skating sessions of Team Canada's summer junior development camp.
Highly touted forward Jonathan Drouin was not on the ice Sunday when camp opened for players hoping to make Canada's world junior hockey championship team.