What to Watch For: Lightning vs. Islanders
The Bolts will face the New York Islanders tonight as they look to wrap up their short homestand with a win. This will be the third and final meeting versus the Islanders with both matchups decided by a shootout. Puck drops at 7:30 pm at the Tampa Bay Times Forum and you can follow all of the action on Sun Sports.
Here are four storylines to watch in tonight's matchup:
- With a 5-1-4 record in its last 10 contests, the Lightning are riding a nine-game streak with at least one point.
- Victor Hedman comes into tonight's game having tallied two goals and 19 assists over his past 22 games.
- Ondrej Palat has now recorded five multi-point games over his past nine contests.
- The Tampa Bay Lightning have scored at least one power play goal in five consecutive games.