30 in 30 Tampa Bay Lightning

Hayden Soboleski

2016-07-27

The Tampa Bay Lightning spent more time this offseason keeping current players on the roster than they did bringing new ones in. The biggest re-signing being Steven Stamkos eight-year extension. Add Victor Hedman and Alex Killorn to that list and the 2016-2017 Tampa Bay Lightning look a lot similar to the 2015-2016 Tampa Bay Lightning.

 

Draft Recap

 

The Lightning had an abundance of picks coming into the 2016 NHL Draft giving them plenty of options. They could have packaged some draft picks in a trade or use all of their selections. They chose to make one trade on day two of the draft, trading Anthony DeAngelo to move up in the second round