Mike Smith to start Friday for Tampa Bay Lightning
Goaltender Mike Smith will see his first real game action since Jan. 30, when post-concussion syndrome ended his season. Smith said he likely will play two periods. Dustin Tokarski will play the third.
Here is the lineup for tonight's game against the Thrashers at the St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa Bay's only home preseason game:
Goaltenders -- Mike Smith, Dustin Tokarski. Defensemen -- Mattias Ohlund, Lukas Krajicek, Victor Hedman, Kurtis Foster, David Hale, Mike Lundin. Forwards -- Alex Tanguay, Vinny Lecavalier, Carter Ashton, Ryan Malone, Steven Stamkos, Marty St. Louis, Stephane Veilleux, Paul Szczechura, Richard Panik, Zenon Konopka, Ryan Craig, Blair Jones.