Thursday, May 24, 2018
Lightnings season ends one win short of Stanley Cup final with 4-0 loss to Capitals
Lightning center Brayden Point (21) skates away as the Washington Capitals celebrate an empty-net goal by Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) in the third period. [DIRK SHADD   |   Times]
TAMPA — The Lightning's dream season ended late Wednesday with the final horn, or, if you prefer, early in the second period of Game 5, when it scored its last goal of the Eastern Conference final.How about that? The team with the most...
In Thunder Alley, fans react while watching the Tampa Bay Lightning fall to the Washington Capitals in Wednesday night's Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final at Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay lost 4-0, missing the chance to go on to the Stanely Cup final. [ALESSANDRA DA PRA   |   Times]
This looks bleak. Game 7 loss short circuits Lightning fans
Cameron Coyle Herrin, 18 (left), was arrested Wednesday on charges of vehicular homicide, street racing and reckless driving resulting in serious bodily injury, according to Tampa police. Herrin is accused of being the driver who fatally struck a 24-year-old mother who was pushing a stroller across Bayshore Bouelvard on Wednesday, police said. She was later pronounced dead and her 21-month-old daughter was seriously injured. Two other arrests were made in the case. The other driver, John Alexander Barrineau, 17 (middle), also faces charges of vehicular homicide, street racing, and reckless driving resulting in serious bodily injury. The passenger in the Mustang, Tristan Christopher Herrin, 20, who was riding with his brother, was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of racing. [Tampa Police Department]
Three arrested for street racing after mother fatally struck pushing stroller on Bayshore Boulevard
Eckerd College student critically injured in campus accident just before graduation