Key tour dates
Some must-see games on the Lightning schedule:
Oct. 18 vs. Panthers: The Lightning honors former captain Vinny Lecavalier.
Dec. 10 vs. Penguins: A rematch with the Stanley Cup champions, who ousted the Lightning in the Eastern Conference final.
Jan. 13 vs. Blue Jackets: The Lightning retires Marty St. Louis' number.
Feb. 21 vs. Oilers: The first trip to Tampa for 2015 No. 1 overall draft pick Connor McDavid.