Valtteri Filppula C TB 1 day ago

Filppula (flu) is on the ice at practice Friday, reports Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune.

Valtteri Filppula C TB 2 days ago

Filppula didn't practice Thursday due to an illness, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Valtteri Filppula C TB 4 days ago

Filppula factored into both Lightning goals in Tuesday's loss to Montreal, scoring the first and assisting on the second.

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It wasn't all good news for the ...

Valtteri Filppula C TB 1 month ago

Filppula scored his sixth goal of the season and had two assists in Friday's win over Pittsburgh.

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That's two goals in the last ...

Valtteri Filppula C TB 2 months ago

Filppula snapped a seven-game point drought with two assists in Monday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Canadiens.

Valtteri Filppula C TB 2 months ago

Filppula has failed to tally a point in his last six games.

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Filppula has struggled on both ...

Valtteri Filppula C TB 3 months ago

Filppula assisted on the Lightning's first goal and scored the game-winner shorthanded with 1:05 remaining in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Rangers.

Valtteri Filppula C TB 4 months ago

Filppula picked up a power-play assist in Thursday's 3-1 loss to Colorado. It was his second point in his last eight games.

Valtteri Filppula C TB 4 months ago

Filppula has three points in Tampa Bay's first four games.

Valtteri Filppula C TB 8 months ago

Filppula scored the lone Tampa Bay goal in Saturday's Game 5 loss to Chicago.

Filppula now has three points in the Stanley Cup Finals, giving him 14 points in 25 games this postseason. The 31-year-old struck on the power play Saturday -- his second goal with the man advantage this postseason and his fourth tally overall. With just two goals in his last 16 games, Filppula, who had 25 goals in his first season with Tampa Bay in 2013-14, will need to come up big in Game 6 Tuesday if the Lightning hope to live another day.