The Tampa Bay Lightning, nicknamed the bolts, is an ice hockey part of the NHL. The team which is based in Tampa, Florida is part of the Southeast Division of the Eastern conference of NHL and is currently placed third in their division. With 30 teams of which 23 are based in USA and 7 in Canada, the National Hockey League or NHL has fans all over the world and a huge viewership.
Every year the winner of the leagues playoffs win the Stanley Cup, which The Tampa Bay Lightning won once during the 2003 season. This season, the team have proven to be tough contenders for the cup with 11 wins from 26 games, sitting just 2 wins below the Winnipeg Jets. Moving on to the later stages of the season, the Bolts will be looking to put their best foot forward and look to move higher on the table.
They have a packed schedule for March and April with a few important matches. They are playing the Carolina Hurricane and the Winnipeg Jets on the 16th and the 24th of March. Both of these games will prove to be very important for the Jets to move up in their division, so expect spectacular action!