Hockey The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for the players you think were the best Lightnings based on their time on the ice, not necessarily their popularity

 

 

Some of the greatest Lightning players in team history are also some of the most recognizable faces in the league. Many Lightnings have taken home individual honors, even when the team itself has faltered. From defensemen like Mark Barberio and Eric Brewer to goalies like Ben Bishop and Evgeni Nabokov, there is such epic proof of the great players in history who have scored for the Tampa Bay Lightning. The list also includes players who have shown their skill on the ice such as Brian Boyle, J.T. Brown, and Tyler Johnson – all forwards.

Who are some of the greatest Tampa Bay Lightning players of all time? That's not an easy question, especially when you consider who has played for the team. But it's up to you to decide who are the best players to play for the Lightning. Are these guys the greatest hockey players of all time or even the best players today? Take a look and vote up your favorite Tampa Bay Lightning players of all time. You can also vote any down you don't believe deserve the top spot. 

 

 

 

list ordered by

1
342 69
Martin St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

2
342 69
Steven Stamkos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

3
310 59
Vincent Lecavalier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

4
248 47
Nikita Kucherov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Forward

5
212 50
Victor Hedman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

6
169 52
Brad Richards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

7
143 67
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

8
140 68
Tyler Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

9
98 51
Ondřej Palát is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

10
124 76
Ben Bishop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

11
86 49
Mattias Öhlund is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

12
67 36
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

13
87 56
Dan Boyle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Defenseman

14
69 44
Alexander Killorn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

15
66 48
Pavel Kubina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

16
65 51
Anton Strålman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

17
52 40
Václav Prospal is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

18
68 58
Brian Boyle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman, Forward

19
80 71
Ryan Callahan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing, Forward

20
57 47
Valtteri Filppula is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

21
40 29
Chris Gratton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

22
41 36
Daren Puppa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Goaltender

23
43 42
Fredrik Modin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added

24
35 33
Brian Bradley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

25
31 29
Michael Nylander is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Centerman

26
40 40
Vladislav Namestnikov is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Centerman

27
30 30
Sami Salo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Marsel Suleymanov added Defenseman

28
42 45
Evgeni Nabokov is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

29
38 41
Eric Brewer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

30
42 46
Jason Garrison is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

31
30 35
Braydon Coburn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Defenseman

32
32 38
Mark Barberio is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

33
38 46
Matt Carle is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

34
22 26
Mikael Renberg is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

35
24 29
Richard Pánik is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

36
28 38
Radko Gudas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

37
30 45
Andrej Sustr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

38
27 45
Nikita Nesterov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

39
27 45
J.T. Brown is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

40
18 32
Dmitry Afanasenkov is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

41
11 25
Petr Klíma is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

42
10 24
Petr Svoboda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman

43
17 41
Brenden Morrow is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing, Winger

44
7 25
Michal Sýkora is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

45
6 23
Andrei Nazarov is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Andrei Nazarov Winger

46
6 23
Jan Hlaváč is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

47
6 23
Vladimír Vůjtek is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Vladimír Vůjtek

48
9 31
Daymond Langkow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
CMCSS03 added Centerman