It had been a long time since we saw the Lightning in person.
In fact, 287 days.
When last here at the Tampa Bay Times Forum, on April 2, the Lightning had way more scratches and scrapes than Band-Aids to cover them.
Other than 60-goal scorer Steven Stamkos, there wasn't a whole lot to crow about and little promise for the future. The Lightning missed the playoffs.
It had a leaky defense.
Learn your lessons well~