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Tonight: Tampa Bay Lightning at Phoenix Coyotes

TONIGHT

Lightning

at Coyotes

When/where: 9; Jobing.com Arena, Glendale, Ariz.

TV/radio: Sun Sports;

970-AM

Injuries: Tampa Bay — D Jamie Heward (concussion), LW Gary Roberts (elbow), G Olie Kolzig (arm) and LW David Koci (hand) are out; F Paul Szczechura (leg) is day to day. Phoenix — D Ed Jovanovski (face laceration) is day to day.

Key stats: The Lightning has won six straight against the Coyotes, including three on the road. … RW Marty St. Louis has five goals and 12 points in his past eight games. … G Mike Smith will make his career-best 11th consecutive start. … The Coyotes, 7-1-1 in their past nine at home, are 0-for-25 on the power play in their past five. … D Zbynek Michalek leads the league with 139 blocked shots.

Tonight: Tampa Bay Lightning at Phoenix Coyotes 01/07/09 [Last modified: Thursday, January 8, 2009 11:28pm]
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