Behind the bench
Coach: Guy Boucher, 40, the league's youngest bench boss last season, was 46-25-11 in his first NHL season and led the Lightning to the Eastern Conference final.
Assistants: Wayne Fleming, 61; Daniel Lacroix, 42; Martin Raymond, 44.
Goaltenders coach: Frantz Jean, 40
Video coach: Nigel Kirwan
Principal owner: Jeff Vinik, 52
Chief executive officer/minority owner: Tod Leiweke, 51
Chief operating officer: Steve Griggs, 43
General manager: Steve Yzerman, 46
Assistant general managers: Julien BriseBois, 34; Pat Verbeek, 47.
Special adviser to the general manager: Tom Kurvers, 49