Tampa Bay (5th - Atlantic) at Boston (3rd - Atlantic)

Matchup Details
Thu, Mar 23 - TD Garden
FACEOFF - 7:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Tampa Bay 34-29-6-336-3648519-14-2-115-15-4-232-33
Boston 38-29-4-234-3926919-15-0-019-14-4-235-30
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Tampa Bay
PPlayerStatusNotes
CT. Johnson
Out indefinitely
Knee
03/21/17
Johnson is out of action due to a knee injury and it is unclear as to how much time he will be forced to miss.
CC. Paquette
Out indefinitely
Leg
03/21/17
Paquette is sidelined with a left leg injury and is without a definitive timetable for return.
CS. Stamkos
Out indefinitely
Knee
03/17/17
Stamkos is on the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair the lateral meniscus tear in his right knee. He is progressing in his rehab but is unlikely to return to game action before the end of the regular season.
RWR. Callahan
out for season
Hip
02/23/17
Callahan is on injured reserve after undergoing surgery on his right hip and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Boston
PPlayerStatusNotes
CT. Schaller
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
03/21/17
Schaller has been sidelined with a lower-body injury and it is unknown as to how much time he will be forced to miss.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning were both cruising along seemingly on their way to an Eastern Conference playoff spot a week ago before ill-timed losing streaks made them wonder where their next win will come. The Atlantic Division rivals each attempt to snap demoralizing three-game slides when the Bruins host the Lightning on Thursday night.

 
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TBEdge in:BOS
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