Steven Stamkos RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lightning not asking Steven Stamkos to waive NMC for expansion draft

    TSN "Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Julien BriseBois told TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun in The Athletic he will not be asking captain Steven Stamkos to waive his no-movement clause for the Seattle Expansion draft. The Lightning, who were $18 million into..." July 14

  • Nikita Kucherov, Steven Stamkos will play Game 1 vs. Panthers

    The Score "Tampa Bay Lightning forwards Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos will be in the lineup for Game 1 against the Florida Panthers on Sunday, head coach Jon Cooper said, per The Athletic's Joe Smith. Kucherov and Stamkos haven't started and..." May 15

  • Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos likely to return for Tampa Bay’s first-round series

    Daily Faceoff "It looks like the Tampa Bay Lightning will finally be at full strength once the playoffs begin. Nikita Kucherov, who missed the entirety of the 2021 season with a hip injury, and Steven Stamkos, who was placed on the Injured Reserve back in mid-April with a lower-body injury, are..." May 14

  • Steven Stamkos hoping to be ready for Game 1 of playoffs

    The Score "Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos said Friday that his goal is to be ready for the postseason opener. "Everything seems to be trending in that direction," he said, according to's Caley Chelios. Stamkos has been out of the..." May 07

  • Jon Cooper 'extremely optimistic' Steven Stamkos will return when eligible

    The Score "Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper isn't worried about his captain remaining on long-term injured reserve for longer than the minimum length of time required. Cooper said Saturday that the club hopes Steven Stamkos can skate in 7-to-10 days, and the club is..." April 17

  • Lightning put Steven Stamkos on long-term IR with lower-body injury

    ESPN "The Tampa Bay Lightning have placed center Steven Stamkos on long-term injured reserve with a lower-body injury, the team announced Thursday. Stamkos has 34 points in 38 games this season, with 17 goals and 17 assists. Stamkos last played against..." April 16

  • Tampa Bay Lightning rule out Steven Stamkos vs. Predators

    Sportsnaut "Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos will miss Saturday night’s game against the Nashville Predators with an undisclosed injury, the team announced. Stamkos also is unlikely to play against the Predators on Tuesday night. “He’s not playing tonight and..." April 10