The NHL will be without one of its top young stars indefinitely after Steven Stamkos suffered a broken tibia Monday.
Comments from Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Lightning GM Steve Yzerman and Tampa Bay center Steven Stamkos on why NHLers should take part in the Olympics.
Capitals defenseman Jack Hillen was forced to leave the game after suffering a left shoulder injury in the second period.
Discuss the Capitals season opener against Tampa Bay.
Adam Oates and the Lightning reflect on his time in Tampa Bay as an assistant coach.
The veteran is expected to make his comeback tonight against the Lightning and Coach Adam Oates explains why he will use seven defensemen in the season opener.