Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Winnipeg Jets, 7 p.m. Saturday

Tonight

Lightning vs. Jets

When/where: 7; St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa

TV/radio: Ch. 44; 970-AM

Key stats: The Lightning has killed 12 straight penalties. Even so, it has the league's worst home penalty kill at 64.3 percent. … D Marc-Andre Bergeron entered Friday with a league-best 10 assists and led all defensemen with 12 points. … Winnipeg C Alex Burmistrov has three goals and five assists in a six-game points streak that is tied for the league's longest current streak. … Lightning C Steven Stamkos has five goals and six points in a five-game points streak.

Game preview: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Winnipeg Jets, 7 p.m. Saturday 10/28/11 [Last modified: Friday, October 28, 2011 8:51pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Video: Gordon Hayward's message to Celtics from hospital bed after gruesome injury

    Nba

    BOSTON — Gordon Hayward's face was etched in pain and shock.

    Gordon Hayward of the Boston Celtics sits on the floor after being injured while playing the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena on October 17, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. [Gregory Shamus | Getty Images]
  2. Rick and Tom podcast: Where does Winston rank among top QBs?

    Blogs

    Where does Bucs QB Jameis Winston rank among current NFL QBs this year? The result might shock you. Rick Stroud and Tom Jones break down a new poll by Sports Illustrated in their latest podcast.

    Where does Jameis Winston rank among the NFL's top quarterbacks?
  3. Cubs down Dodgers 3-2; force NLCS Game 5 Thursday

    Ml

    CHICAGO — Javier Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, former Ray Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and the Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Dodgers 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 4 of the NL Championship Series.

  4. Bucs' Vernon Hargreaves: 'I'm not making any plays'

    Bucs

    TAMPA — Eli Manning gathered his receivers together on the sideline during the Giants' Week 4 game against the Bucs and told them he planned to target the weakest link of the secondary all afternoon.

    Patriots receiver Chris Hogan gets position in front of Bucs cornerback Vernon Hargreaves for a 5-yard touchdown pass in New England’s win on Oct. 5.
  5. Lightning's J.T. Brown to stop anthem protest, focus on community involvement

    Lightning Strikes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Lightning wing J.T. Brown will no longer raise his first as a protest during the national anthem before games.

    J.T. Brown says he will work more with the Tampa police and groups that serve at-risk young people.