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Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Islanders


Lightning at Islanders

When/where: 7; Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, N.Y.

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM

Key stats: Lightning G Dwayne Roloson, who turned 42 on Wednesday, is expected to start against his former team. He is 4-3-1 with a 2.49 goals-against average in eight starts against the Islanders. … New York could ride the hot hand of Al Montoya, who has allowed just three goals on 50 shots in the first two games (.940 save percentage). … The Lightning went 1-1-2 against the Islanders last season. … Lightning RW Mattias Ritola is expected to be in the lineup for the second straight game.

Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Islanders 10/12/11 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 12, 2011 7:50pm]
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