By Dory LeBlanc
The Lightning returned home to Tampa Bay Sunday night after defeating the Washington Capitals and clinching home-ice advantage for their Round 1 Stanley Cup Playoff match up with the Montreal Canadiens. Head Coach Jon Cooper gave the team off Monday, so Tuesday was the first day most local media was able to speak with the Bolts.
Cooper gave an official press conference, while captain Steven Stamkos, F Ryan Callahan, and goalie Anders Lindback (playing for injured starter Ben Bishop) were all available in the open locker room session at the Tampa Bay Times Forum this afternoon.
Click below to hear what each had to say about the push to end the regular season on a high-note as well as what to expected from the Round 1 playoff series.
Head Coach Jon Cooper: