Tampa Bay Lightning announces preseason schedule
The Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday announced its preseason schedule for the 2011-12 season. Tampa Bay will play six games, but only one at the St. Pete Times Forum -- Sept. 23 against the Panthers.
The Sept. 21 game with the Blues will be at a place and time to be determined. The game was originally schedule to be played at Winnipeg's MTS Center. The relocation of the Atlanta franchise to Winnipeg changed that plan.
Here is the entire schedule. All times are eastern and subject to change:
Sept. 20 at St. Louis, 7:30 p.m.
Sept 21 vs. the Blues, TBA
Sept. 23 Panthers, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 24 at Florida, 7 p.m.
Sept. 29 at Montreal, 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 1 vs. Canadiens at Quebec City, 7 p.m.