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The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time 

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Updated January 19, 2020 9.2k votes 1.1k voters 17.4k views 52 items

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. 

 

 

 

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Martin St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing
2
Steven Stamkos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
3
Vincent Lecavalier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
4
Nikita Kucherov is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Nikita Kucherov Forward
5
Victor Hedman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman
6
Brad Richards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
7
Nikolai Khabibulin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender
8
Ben Bishop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Goaltender
9
Tyler Johnson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
10
Dan Boyle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Defenseman
11
Ondřej Palát is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing
12
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman
13
Alexander Killorn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
14
Pavel Kubina is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman
15
Mattias Öhlund is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman
16
Brian Boyle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman, Forward
17
Ryan Callahan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Right wing, Forward
18
Brayden Point is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
ethen.hopkins1717 added Brayden Point
19
Václav Prospal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Left Wing
20
Anton Strålman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Defenseman
21
Ryan McDonagh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
s300030711 added Ryan McDonagh Defenseman
22
Valtteri Filppula is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
Centerman
23
Daren Puppa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Goaltender
24
Brian Bradley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
slaft added Centerman
25
Braydon Coburn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Tampa Bay Lightning Players of All Time
doro-the-exploro-gaming added Defenseman