Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Carolina Hurricanes
Lightning vs. Hurricanes
When/where: 7:30; St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM
Key stats: Lightning C Nate Thompson has two goals and three assists in his past four games. … Tampa Bay is 11-5-4 against the Southeast Division. The Hurricanes are 9-6-4. … Carolina C Jeff Skinner leads all rookies with 53 points and 28 assists. He is second with 16 power-play points and third with 25 goals. … The Hurricanes have killed 44 of their past 49 penalties.