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Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens game preview

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Lightning at Canadiens

When/where: 7; Bell Centre, Montreal

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM

Injuries: Tampa Bay — LW Gary Roberts (groin), LW David Koci (hand) and C Jeff Halpern (knee) are out; RW Adam Hall (upper body), LW Ryan Malone (upper body) and LW Matt Pettinger (knee) are day to day. Montreal — D Mike Komisarek (upper body) and RW Mathieu Dandenault (arm) are out; LW Christopher Higgins (upper body) is day to day.

Key stats: The Lightning is 0-4 in the second of back-to-back games. … Montreal is 5-for-63 on the power play in its past 15 games. … The Canadiens are 9-2-3 at home and on a 4-0-1 streak despite a home power play that entered Wednesday last in the league at 9.5 percent.

Tampa Bay Lightning at Montreal Canadiens game preview 12/10/08 [Last modified: Thursday, December 11, 2008 8:11am]
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