Inside Hockey: Steven Stamkos

Steven Stamkos has returned from a broken leg, lost a close teammate in Martin St. Louis, and gained the captaincy as he leads the Tampa Bay Lightning in the playoffs.

Elliotte Friedman chats with new Bolts captain

Hockey Night in Canada’s Elliotte Friedman takes a look at how Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos has returned from a broken leg, how the departure of Martin St. Louis affected him, and what it means to be team captain.

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