Mari Faiello, Times Staff Writer

Mari Faiello

Times Staff Writer

Mari Faiello is a 2019 Tampa Bay Times intern.

UFC Fight Night returns to Tampa in October

Michelle Waterson, left, in action against Karolina Kowalkiewicz during their mixed martial arts bout at UFC Fight Night, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Philadelphia. Waterson won via decision. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan)
Fans can start purchasing tickets on Aug. 23.

Lightning single-game tickets on sale Friday

Fans begin arriving to Amalie Arena before the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Columbus Blue Jackets for the first round of the Eastern Conference final of the Stanley Cup playoffs on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in Tampa.  LUIS SANTANA   |   Times
Fans can start purchasing tickets at 10 a.m.

Lightning favored to win next Stanley Cup in latest gambling odds

Members of the Bolts Brigade wave a flag while the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Columbus Blue Jackets for the first round of the playoffs April 10, 2019 in Tampa. (LUIS SANTANA  | Times)
After a surprising-to-many collapse at the end of last season, Tampa Bay is the favorite to go the distance.

Lightning to be featured in 11 broadcasts on NBC Sports

The Lightning have promoted and hired nine people within hockey operations.
The network aired 12 games involving the team last season.

Lightning welcome new puppy Bolt as team ambassador

The Tampa Bay Lightning announced its newest member Tuesday morning, a yellow lab named Bolt. (Courtesy of the Lightning)
The yellow lab will serve as the team ambassador while training to be a service dog.