NHL Trade Rumors: John Tavares, Phil Kessel

Monday, July 17, 2017 12

Will the Tampa Bay Lightning make an offer for John Tavares? New York Post: Larry Brooks speculates Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat could be part of a package the Tampa Bay Lightning would offer the New York Islanders in exchange for John Tavares at some point this season if No. 91 remains unsigned? The Islanders say […]

NHL Rumors: Nathan MacKinnon, Winnipeg Jets, Jonathan Drouin

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 13

Will the Colorado Avalanche trade Nathan MacKinnon? The Hockey News: The Colorado Avalanche could listen to offers for Nathan MacKinnon. Some pro scouts believe they’ll entertain trade proposals for everyone but rookie winger Mikko Rantanen. The Avalanche will likely seek a top young defenseman, a first-round pick, a top prospect for MacKinnon. Winnipeg Jets likely […]

NHL Trade Rumors: Tampa Bay Lightning, Detroit Red Wings

Sunday, January 29, 2017 15

Will the Tampa Bay Lightning trade Tyler Johnson? Tampa Bay Times: If the Tampa Lightning face missing the playoffs, a trade of pending free-agent goaltender Ben Bishop before the March 1 deadline could be worth considering. It could also be worthwhile listening to offers for center Tyler Johnson if the Bolts feel they cannot afford […]

NHL Rumors: Jonathan Drouin, Jordan Eberle, Boston Bruins

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 7

Will the Tampa Bay Lightning trade Jonathan Drouin? ESPN: The Tampa Bay Lightning need defensive help. They also need to shed salary to re-sign a plethora of players that include Ondrej Palat, Tyler Johnson, Nikita Nesterov and Jonathan Drouin. Craig Custance suggests the Lightning need a right-handed offensive defenseman. They have depth in forwards to […]

NHL Rumors: Nikita Kucherov, Kris Russell, Jaroslav Halak

Tuesday, October 04, 2016 17

Will Nikita Kucherov receive an offer sheet? TSN 690: Bob McKenzie reports on what would happen if Nikita Kucherov were to sign an offer sheet. First, if the Tampa Bay Lightning were to match it would cause a salary cap nightmare as the Lightning has to re-sign Jonathan Drouin, Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat next […]

Will the Lightning trade Steven Stamkos?

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 11

Steven Stamkos is entering the final year of his contract, yet as recently as Sept. 4, general manager Steve Yzerman indicated there was no update in regards to an extension. Yzerman stated after the Stanley Cup final was over that re-signing Stamkos was priority No. 1, the situation may not be as clear cut as […]

Ondrej Palat signs 3-year extension

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 7

Forward Ondrej Palat has signed a three-year contract extension with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Palat scored 23 goals and led all Lightning players with 59 points while appearing in 81 games this past season. He was also a finalist for the Calder Trophy. Palat’s contract is worth $10 million, broken down as $2.8 million next […]