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Lightning Strikes podcast: Is Stamkos-Kucherov best duo in Lightning history?

By Joe Smith
Steven Stamkos (91) celebrates a goal along with Nikita Kucherov (86), who picked up an assist, during a game against the Red Wings in October in Tampa. [DIRK SHADD | Times]

In the latest episode of our Lightning Strikes! podcast, beat reporter Joe Smith and sports columnist Tom Jones debate whether Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov is the best duo in franchise history.

They break down Stamkos-Kucherov’s hot start and Andrei Vasilevskiy’s play in net, as well as comparisons to the 2004 Stanley Cup team, which has its reunion this weekend in Tampa. Listen below: