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
314 63
Steven Stamkos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

2
314 63
Martin St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

3
284 54
Vincent Lecavalier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

4
223 46
Nikita Kucherov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Forward

5
195 49
Victor Hedman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

6
159 46
Brad Richards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

7
132 62
Tyler Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

8
131 63
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

9
93 46
Ondřej Palát is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

10
117 69
Ben Bishop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

11
82 42
Mattias Öhlund is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

12
64 32
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

13
62 38
Alexander Killorn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

14
78 53
Dan Boyle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Defenseman

15
61 45
Pavel Kubina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

16
60 46
Anton Strålman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

17
65 53
Brian Boyle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman, Forward

18
77 66
Ryan Callahan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing, Forward

19
38 26
Chris Gratton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

20
48 37
Václav Prospal is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

21
53 44
Valtteri Filppula is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

22
30 23
Michael Nylander is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Centerman

23
37 34
Daren Puppa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Goaltender

24
32 29
Brian Bradley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

25
37 36
Vladislav Namestnikov is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Centerman

26
27 25
Sami Salo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Marsel Suleymanov added Defenseman

27
36 36
Eric Brewer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

28
38 39
Fredrik Modin is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added

29
40 43
Jason Garrison is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

30
38 41
Evgeni Nabokov is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

31
32 34
Mark Barberio is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

32
22 22
Mikael Renberg is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

33
38 43
Matt Carle is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

34
28 31
Braydon Coburn is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Defenseman

35
24 27
Richard Pánik is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

36
28 35
Radko Gudas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

37
29 44
Andrej Sustr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

38
26 43
Nikita Nesterov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

39
17 30
Dmitry Afanasenkov is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

40
25 42
J.T. Brown is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

41
11 23
Petr Klíma is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

42
10 22
Petr Svoboda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman

43
6 21
Vladimír Vůjtek is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Vladimír Vůjtek

44
6 21
Andrei Nazarov is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Andrei Nazarov Winger

45
6 21
Jan Hlaváč is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

46
17 39
Brenden Morrow is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing, Winger

47
7 23
Michal Sýkora is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

48
9 28
Daymond Langkow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
CMCSS03 added Centerman