Tampa Bay Lightning preview: at Penguins
When/where: 7:30; Mellon Arena, Pittsburgh
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM
Injuries: Tampa Bay — G Olie Kolzig (upper body), LW Gary Roberts (elbow) and LW David Koci (hand) are out. Pittsburgh — D Sergei Gonchar (shoulder), C Mike Zigomanis (upper body), D Hal Gill (shoulder) and C Tyler Kennedy (knee) are out; RW Pascal Dupuis (lower body) is day to day.
Key stats: Penguins C Evgeni Malkin entered Monday leading the league with 40 assists and 55 points. C Sidney Crosby was second with 33 and 46. They were tied for the league lead with 19 power-play points. … RW Petr Sykora, right, was tied for the lead with five winning goals. … The Penguins are 4-1-0 against the Southeast.
Times staff writer