TAMPA – Off to the best start in franchise history, the Tampa Bay Lightning are considered one of the odds-favorites to win the Stanley Cup this season.
With an 11-2-2 record following Saturday’s 5-4 shootout victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets, it’s easy to see why Tampa Bay is an early-season pick.
Pretty apropos considering the 2004 Stanley Cup team was celebrated in a pregame ceremony. But it’s way too early to start making comparisons between the two teams.
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