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
357 74
Steven Stamkos is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

2
322 62
Vincent Lecavalier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

3
352 74
Martin St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

4
267 47
Nikita Kucherov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Forward

5
223 50
Victor Hedman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

6
173 55
Brad Richards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

7
148 68
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

8
148 69
Tyler Johnson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

9
100 53
Ondřej Palát is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

10
129 79
Ben Bishop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

11
91 57
Dan Boyle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Defenseman

12
86 53
Mattias Öhlund is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

13
69 38
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

14
73 45
Alexander Killorn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

15
68 50
Pavel Kubina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

16
69 52
Anton Strålman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

17
72 60
Brian Boyle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman, Forward

18
61 49
Valtteri Filppula is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman

19
83 75
Ryan Callahan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing, Forward

20
52 44
Václav Prospal is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing

21
44 36
Daren Puppa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Goaltender

22
40 32
Chris Gratton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

23
45 44
Fredrik Modin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added

24
42 42
Vladislav Namestnikov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Centerman

25
32 30
Michael Nylander is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Centerman

26
36 36
Brian Bradley is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman

27
44 48
Jason Garrison is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

28
31 32
Sami Salo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Marsel Suleymanov added Defenseman

29
42 48
Evgeni Nabokov is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender

30
38 44
Eric Brewer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

31
32 37
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
38 49
Matt Carle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

33
32 41
Mark Barberio is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

34
31 40
Radko Gudas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

35
22 29
Mikael Renberg is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

36
24 32
Richard Pánik is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

37
32 48
Andrej Sustr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman

38
19 34
Dmitry Afanasenkov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

39
27 48
Nikita Nesterov is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time

40
27 49
J.T. Brown is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing

41
11 27
Petr Klíma is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

42
10 26
Petr Svoboda is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman

43
18 43
Brenden Morrow is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing, Winger

44
10 33
Daymond Langkow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
CMCSS03 added Centerman

45
6 25
Jan Hlaváč is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added

46
6 25
Andrei Nazarov is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added Andrei Nazarov Winger

47
6 25
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
7 29
Michal Sýkora is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Ari Aries added