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Tampa Bay Lightning 2008 draft picks update

Lightning's 2008 draft picks

Player (skaters) Rd./No. Pos. Age Gms G A Pts PIM

Steven Stamkos 1/1 C 19 79 23 23 46 39 Scored 19 goals in Lightning's final 38 games.

James Wright 4/117 C 19 71 21 26 47 54 Increased G, A, Pts for fourth straight year with WHL Vancouver.

Kyle DeCoste 5/147 RW 18 63 15 13 28 76 Split time between OHL Brampton and Sault Ste. Marie.

Mark Barberio 6/152 D 19 66 15 30 45 42 Earned career best in goals for QMJHL Moncton.

Luke Witkowski 6/160 D 19 55 6 16 22 118 Was team-best plus-32 for USHL Fargo.

Matias Sointu 7/182 RW 19 7 1 1 2 6 Missed most of season with Finland's Ilves Tampere (shoulder).

David Carle 7/203 D Did not play; heart condition Student-assistant coach at University of Denver.

Player (goalie) Rd./No. Age Games W L OT GAA Save %

Dustin Tokarski 5/122 19 54 34 18 2 1.97 .937 Played for WHL Spokane and won gold with Canada at the world junior championship.

Tampa Bay Lightning 2008 draft picks update 06/21/09 [Last modified: Sunday, June 21, 2009 7:08pm]
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