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Today: Lightning vs. Rangers preview

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Lightning vs. Rangers

When/where: Noon EDT; O2 Arena, Prague, Czech Republic

TV/radio: Versus; 970-AM

Injuries: Tampa Bay — C Jeff Halpern (knee), D Paul Ranger (shoulder), W Jason Ward (groin) are out.

New York — None.

Key stats: New York's Henrik Lundqvist, expected to start again today, is the second goaltender to begin a career with three consecutive 30-win seasons. Ron Hextall (1986-89) is the other. … Lightning G Olaf Kolzig, expected to start, was 15-6-3 in his final 25 starts last season for the Capitals. … Tampa Bay was 3-8-1 last season in the second of consecutive games and 0-4-1 in its last five second games.

Today: Lightning vs. Rangers preview 10/04/08 [Last modified: Saturday, October 4, 2008 7:27pm]
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