Oct 5, 2011, 4:05pm EDT
October 8, 2011
The Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 in Friday night's season opener at the RBC Center. Twelve different Lightning players scored for the Lightning, including Steven Stamkos's two assists.
October 6, 2011
The Tampa Bay Lightning open up the 2011-2012 season on the road with five games, including Friday's season opener against Carolina on Oct. 7.