Podcast: Previewing Lightning-Islanders series
After nearly a week between games, the Lightning will finally begin round two of the playoffs against the Islanders Wednesday at Amalie Arena.
This should be a tough matchup for the Lightning, the Islanders rolling in after a wild double-overtime victory Sunday in Game 6 over the Atlantic Division winning Panthers.
In this week's podcast, we break down this series, with the help of Arthur Staple, the Islanders beat writer for Newsday. We'll also discuss the return of captain Steven Stamkos, who practiced with the team for the first time - albeit in a red non contact jersey - Tuesday. Will he play this season?
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