The team made two trades to bolster the defence, picking up Jason Garrison at the 2014 draft and Braydon Coburn just before the 2015 trade deadline. The Lightning entered the 2014–15 season with major re-signings during the offseason including centre Tyler Johnson, wingers Ryan Callahan and Ondrej Palat, and goalie Ben Bishop. #26 Kyle Cumiskey – played seven games for Chicago, played nine playoff games (qualified for playing seven Conference Finals games and two games in the Finals). Game two was moved to NBC to serve as a lead-out for its coverage of the 2015 Belmont Stakes in favor of game four on NBCSN. The series returned to Tampa for game five and Ben Bishop returned to the net for the Lightning. In game six, the teams were tied 0–0 after the first period. Tampa Bay Lightning roster in the 2015-2016 NHL season. Brad Richards tied it up on a power-play goal and the teams were tied after the first period. – all three were included in the team picture. #13 Daniel Carcillo – included because of injuries, spent the whole season with Chicago only 39 games played, not dressed in the playoffs - with Chicago request. Chicago finished in third place in the Central Division, earning 102 points (48–28–6). This was the team's 13th appearance overall, and they were seeking their sixth overall Cup championship. Other Sports Stats - World TeamTennis Stats - World TeamTennis Search It was the first time since 1968 that the first four Stanley Cup Finals games were all decided by one goal. Game six, facing competition from a Team Canada match in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and the Toronto Blue Jays (which had seen increased ratings due to a major winning streak), was the lowest-rated deciding NHL playoff game on Canadian television since the 2003 Stanley Cup Finals. Australian Football Stats - Australian Football Search Scotty Bowman won his 14th Stanley Cup 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (Montreal), 1991, 1992 (Pittsburgh), 1997, 1998, 2002, 2008 (Detroit), 2010, 2013, 2015 (Chicago). In the first period, Steven Stamkos put a shot off the crossbar and was stopped on a breakaway early in the second by Corey Crawford but it was the Blackhawks who scored first on a goal by Duncan Keith on a rebound of his own shot near the end of the second period to put Chicago ahead 1–0 after two periods. Copyright © 2020 Stats Crew, Stats Crew - The Home of Sports Statistics. The Lightning, as the club with the better regular-season record, held home-ice advantage in the series. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: nhl | pageType: rosters | The Lightning were eliminated in the first round in 2006, 2007, and 2014. Lacrosse Stats - MLL - NLL - Lacrosse Search The teams were tied going into the third, but Antoine Vermette scored for the Blackhawks at 2:00 of third and the lead held up as the Blackhawks played tight defence the rest of the way. The Finals marked Chicago's third Final appearance in six seasons; having won the Cup in both 2010 and 2013. By assisting on Vermette's goal, Teravainen became the second-youngest player (at 20 years and 265 days) in NHL history, after Jaromir Jagr had two assists in game one of the 1991 Finals (on May 15, 1991, at 19 years and 89 days), to have a multi-point game in the Stanley Cup final.  By contrast, ratings in Canada dropped significantly, making it the lowest-rated Stanley Cup Final since 2009.  These were the first Stanley Cup Finals under Rogers Communications' exclusive national broadcast rights to the NHL in Canada. Rate 5 stars Rate 4 stars Rate 3 stars Rate 2 stars Rate 1 star . Baseball Stats - AL - NL - AAGPBL - Minor League Baseball - Search For the third time in a row, Tampa Bay struck first, on Ryan Callahan's slapshot goal at 5:09 of the first. Reif is on the Cup with Chicago in 2010 and 2013. 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