Lightning vs. Capitals
When/where: 7; Tampa Bay Times Forum
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 970-AM
Key stats: The Lightning is 11-6-0 with two ties in opening games and 10-6-1 with two ties in home openers. … Capitals LW Alex Ovechkin has 28 goals and 62 points in 47 career games against Tampa Bay. … Lightning C Steven Stamkos had five goals and eight points in six games last season against Washington. … Tampa Bay won all three home games last season against the Capitals.