Lightning-Rangers Monday night preview

Published Nov. 17, 2014


Lightning at Rangers

When/where: 7, Madison Square Garden, New York

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM

Key stats: Former Lightning captain Marty St. Louis faces Tampa Bay for the first time since the blockbuster March trade that sent him to New York. He has six goals and seven assists. … The Rangers have lost seven of their past 10 games (3-3-4) and their past four shootouts. … LW Rich Nash leads the Rangers with 19 points (12 goals). … Lightning G Ben Bishop, who has started the past four games, will likely start tonight. … C Steven Stamkos has a five-game point streak. … Rangers G Henrik Lundqvist is 17-9-6 with a 2.19 GAA against Tampa Bay in his career, including allowing two goals or fewer in 14 of 16 home games.

Joe Smith, Times staff writer