Steven Stamkos

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Richards Rescues Rangers Midway Through Overtime

Brad Richards scored 2:37 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.


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Rangers Extend Streak To Five, Top Bolts

The New York Rangers defeated the Tampa Lightning 4-2 on Saturday night extending their winning streak to five games. Derek Stepan’s two points helped secure the victory.



Lightning Outwork Islanders Early, Cruise From There

Vincent Lecavalier had a goal and an assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning stop a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.


Martin Brodeur

Devils Snap Road Losing Skid At 11

Brian Rolston and Travis Zajac each had a goal and an assist during a four-goal first-period, Ilya Kovalchuk scored twice, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Friday night.


Alex Frolov #31 of the New York Rangers tries to control the puck from the ice as he is covered by Victor Hedman #77 and Dominic Moore #19 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden on December 23, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Rangers’ Comeback Falls Short, Lightning Win In SO

Ryan Malone scored in the 11th round of a shootout, and the Tampa Bay Lightning bounced back from giving up a goal late in the third period to beat the New York Rangers 4-3 on Thursday night.


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Zuccarello Debuts As Rangers Face Lightning

With Marian Gaborik sidelined again, diminutive forward Mats Zuccarello will make his NHL debut at Madison Square Garden for the Rangers as they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning.


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Isles Square Off Against Streaking Lightning

Steven Stamkos will try to lead the Lightning to a season high-tying fifth straight victory Wednesday night against the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.


Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist

Rangers Run Into Stamkos Buzzsaw In Tampa

Steven Stamkos scored his NHL-leading 21st goal and had two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the New York Rangers 5-3 on Wednesday night.


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Rangers Aim To Cool Hot Lightning

Steven Stamkos looks to help the Lightning win five straight for the first time in more than three years when it hosts the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.


Islanders interim head coach Jack Capuano

When Will It End? Isles Lose 11th Straight

Steven Stamkos scored and added an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning sent the Islanders to their 11th straight loss with a 4-2 victory, spoiling the debut of New York coach Jack Capuano on Wednesday night.


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Capuano To Make Coaching Debut For Islanders

Jack Capuano will make his NHL coaching debut in place of Scott Gordon, taking over on an interim basis after guiding the Islanders’ AHL affiliate in Bridgeport.


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Monzo Minor: Rangers Becoming A Team

You heard it from all the analysts, reporters and fans. The Rangers were dead for the first few weeks of the season as soon as Marian Gaborik, Chris Drury and Vinny Prospal went down…


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Islanders Set To Take On Stamkos, Lightning

Steven Stamkos looks to continue his success at St. Pete Times Forum when the Lightning attempt to beat the New York Islanders for the ninth time in 11 meetings there Thursday night.