Steven Stamkos News Archive
Stamkos scored for the fourth straight game and added an assist in Sunday's Game 5 win over the Rangers.
Stamkos stayed hot Friday, scoring for the third straight game in a Game 4 loss to the Rangers.
Stamkos notched his fifth goal of the postseason and added an assist in Wednesdays's wild 6-5 OT win over the Rangers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals.
Stamkos notched a goal and an assist -- both on the power play -- in Monday's Game 2 win over the Rangers.
Coach Jon Cooper moved Stamkos to right wing the last two games of the series against the Canadiens and it gave him more time and space to execute. "He elevated his game," said Cooper. "He didn't put his tail between his legs and say, Move me back to center.' He said let's do what is best for the team and it would be hard to say that he wasn't one of our best players tonight [Game 6]."
Stamkos was present at Tuesday's morning skate, Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Bay Tribune reports.
Stamkos scored the Lightning's only goal in Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Canadiens.
Stamkos had an assist and two penalty minutes against the Canadiens in a Game 3 win Wednesday.
Stamkos scored his first goal of the postseason and added two assists in Sunday's 6-2 win over Montreal in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semi-final series.