Lightning-Bruins preview

Published March 8, 2014

. Tonight

Lightning vs. Bruins

When/where: 7; Tampa Bay Times Forum

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM

Key stats: The Lightning has lost eight of its past 11. … Boston, first in the Atlantic and 12 points ahead of the Lightning, has won all three of the teams' meetings this season by a combined score of 11-1. "Maybe it helps in the odds factor," Lightning coach Jon Cooper said, jokingly. "At some point, we have to beat them, don't you think?" … Lightning D Radko Gudas (lower-body injury) won't play tonight but is expected to return next week.