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Tampa Bay Lightning 2023-24 NHL TV Schedule & How to Watch

Tampa Bay Lightning 2023-24 NHL TV Schedule & How to Watch

The Tampa Bay Lightning were founded in 1992 and play within the Atlantic Division. Over the team’s relatively short history compared to other teams, they have been able to clinch three Stanley Cup championships in 2004, 2020 and 2021. In 2022, the team’s stellar play allowed them to reach the finals again, giving them the chance to get a three-peat. Unfortunately for the team, the Colorado Avalanche powered over the team, beating them out in six games. 

The Tampa Bay Lightning has been one of the most consistent teams in the NHL over the last decade, and fans are hoping they can continue that trend in the 2023-2024 season. How does the team look for the upcoming season? Check out the how to watch the Tampa Bay Lightning 2023-2024 season, plus the team’s schedule, roster and more below to find out.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING 2023-2024 NHL TV SCHEDULE 

For fans who don’t want to miss a single play of the NHL season, DIRECTV has got you covered. Check out the full 2023-2024 Tampa Bay Lightning schedule here, plus the up-to-date roster and information on how to watch the games live. 

KEY MATCHUPS FOR THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING

With so many games throughout the season, fans are bound to miss a couple of them. But these games listed below are not the ones you want to miss. From division rivals to key matchups, make sure you tune in to watch the Lightning compete in these games.

New Year’s Eve Game: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Montreal Canadiens… 12/31/2023 @ 7 p.m. ET

Rivalry Game: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Washington Capitals… 02/22/2024 @ 7 p.m. ET (Watch on ESPN)

Battle of Florida: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Florida Panthers… 03/16/2024 @ 6 p.m. ET (Watch on ESPN+)

Division Matchup: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Boston Bruins… 03/27/2024 @ 7:30 p.m. ET (Watch on TNT)

HOW TO STREAM OR WATCH THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING ON DIRECTV

You can stream or watch every Tampa Bay Lightning game, thanks to DIRECTV, leading TV provider in sports. Below are the applicable channels for fans to watch NHL.

  • Bally Sports Sun (RSN): Channel 653
  • TNT: Channel 245 
  • ESPN: Channel 206 
  • ABC: Channel 7

Not sure which channel is broadcasting the game? Check out DIRECTV’s NHL Channel Guide for channel information, replays, highlights and much more.

And if you want even more hockey content to enjoy, check out DIRECTV’s sports add-on: NHL® CENTER ICE®. During the NHL season, the NHL Network (Ch. 215) is included in your subscription.

The NHL Network delivers live games, daily highlight shows and up-to-the-minute news from around the league 24/7.  In addition to up to 40 out of market games each week, you also get stats, scores and highlights, all in one place on your TV. 

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TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING 2023-2024 PLAYER ROSTER 

A team’s schedule is only one aspect of the game; the most important aspect of a team is the players on the roster, and their ability to come together to defeat their opponents. Below is a look at the 2023-2024 roster for Tampa Bay according to position.

CENTERS

#12 Alex Barre-Boulet

#71 Anthony Cirelli

#23 Michael Eyssimont

#11 Luke Glendening

# Waltteri Merela

#64 Tyler Motte

#21 Brayden Point

#91 Steven Stamkos

WINGS

#82 Gabriel Fortier – Left Wing

#38: Brandon Hagel – Left Wing

#84 Tanner Jeannot – Left Wing

#20 Nicholas Paul – Left Wing

#86 Nikita Kucherov – Right Wing

#73 Conor Sheary – Left Wing

DEFENSEMEN

#24 Zach Bogosian

#81 Erik Cernak

#7 Haydn Fleury

#77 Victor Hedman

#48 Nick Perbix

#43 Darren Raddysh

#98 Mikhail Sergachev

#44 Calvin de Haan

GOALIES

#31 Jonas Johansson

#90 Matt Tomkins

#88 Andrei Vasilevskiy

COACHES

Head Coach: Jon Cooper

Assistant Coaches: Jeff Halpern, Rob Zettler, Jeff Blashill

Goaltending Coach: Frantz Jean

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