Today: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New Jersey Devils game preview
When/where: 5; St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa
TV/radio: Sun Sports;
Injuries: Tampa Bay — G Mike Smith (lower body), D Lukas Krajicek, (lower body), C Chris Gratton (knee) and LW Gary Roberts (upper body) are out. New Jersey — G Martin Brodeur (elbow), C Bobby Holik (finger), D Andy Greene (hand) and LW Brian Rolston (ankle) are out; C John Madden (foot) is day to day.
Key stats: The Devils are 6-1-0 against the Southeast, 1-0 against the Lightning. … Tampa Bay C Steven Stamkos has a rookie-best 45 shots. … RW Mark Recchi has two goals, nine assists in his past 12 games. … Devils LW Zach Parise entered Saturday fourth in the league with 12 goals.