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Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Washington Capitals, 7 p.m. Monday


Lightning vs Capitals

When/where: 7; Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa

TV/radio: NBC Sports Network; 970-AM

Key stats: Lightning goalie Dwayne Roloson is 8-6-5 with a 2.30 goals-against average in 19 career starts against the Capitals. … C Steven Stamkos has six goals (eight points) in the past five games. … Capitals LW Alex Ovechkin has 28 goals in 46 career games against the Lightning, his second-highest total against an opponent. … Forward Trevor Smith was re-assigned to AHL Norfolk.

Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Washington Capitals, 7 p.m. Monday 04/01/12 [Last modified: Sunday, April 1, 2012 9:53pm]
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