The Tampa Bay Lightning selected forwards with five of their first six picks in the 2015 NHL Draft.
Steve Yzerman took home the GM of the Year Award on Wednesday night.
Tampa Bay's AHL affiliate the Syracuse Crunch will continue their partnership with Lyon Hockey Club Lions of France in 2015-16.
Steve Yzerman of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Bob Murray of the Anaheim Ducks, and Glen Sather of the New York Rangers have each been named as finalists for NHL GM of the Year, as voted on by their fellow GM's, a panel of NHL executives, and members of the media.
The Tampa Bay Lightning are the top team in the Eastern Conference heading into the All-Star break.
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos pronounced that "the bar has been raised" in Tampa after a bunch of solid offseason moves by GM Steve Yzerman in bolstering the roster.
Steve Yzerman will step down as team Canada's executive director, announcing he will not lead the team into 2018's Olympics in South Korea.
Steve Yzerman rejected the notion that Team Canada might have motivational issues playing outside of North America.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said the Lightning will "consider" using their buyout options this offseason.
The Lightning are eager to add an impact player at No. 3 in the NHL draft.
Steve Yzerman will serve as Team Canada's executive director for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Steve Yzerman has been named a finalist for the NHL's top general manager award.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have hired Al Murray as their new director of amateur scouting.
It appears that Steve Yzerman will not be going to Florida to become a GM.