Wednesday, October 17, 2018
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Lightning recalls goalie Peter Budaj

TAMPA — The Lightning recalled veteran backup goalie Peter Budaj from AHL Syracuse Crunch on Monday.

Budaj had played two games while on a conditioning assignment (0-1-1, 2.95 goals against average). Budaj has been sidelined since suffering a lower body injury Dec 29.

With the Crunch planning on sticking with its current goalie tandem, it looks like both Budaj and Louis Domingue will stay with the Lightning for now. Tampa Bay can carry three goalies as there are no roster limits after the trade deadline.

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