Tampa Bay (3rd - Atlantic) at Washington (5th - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Sun, Apr 13 - Verizon Center
FACEOFF - 3:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Tampa Bay 45-27-3-644-37162325-10-1-520-17-2-140-38
Washington 38-30-3-1038-43-152421-13-3-317-17-0-739-42
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Tampa Bay
PPlayerStatusNotes
LWR. Malone
Ques Sun
Disciplinary
04/18/14
Malone has been arrested on charges of driving under the influence and possession of cocaine. His availability for Game 3 against the Canadiens will be determined after a mandatory evaluation under the league's substance abuse program.
LWO. Palat
Ques Sun
Upper Body
04/18/14
Palat left Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals with an upper body injury and did not play Game 2. He is questionable for Sunday's Game 3 against the Candadiens.
GB. Bishop
Out indefinitely
Upper Body
04/17/14
Bishop left the game on April 8th with an elbow injury and has not played since. He has been skating in full gear but there is no timetable for his return.
DB. Lee
I-R
Knee
12/17/13
Lee was placed on the long-term injured reserve after undergoing a second knee surgery. He is without a timetable for a return and could miss the remainder of the season.
DM. Ohlund
I-R
Knee
10/02/13
Ohlund is recovering from multiple knee injuries and has no timetable for when he will be able to return. He was placed on the long-term injured reserve October 2nd.
Washington
PPlayerStatusNotes
No injuries to report.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper joked after his team’s victory on Friday that he did his postgame speech in the trainer’s room. It’s uncertain who will be healthy enough to go for the Lightning when they end the regular season at the Washington Capitals on Sunday afternoon. With four other key performers already sitting out with injuries or illness, top defenseman Victor Hedman and Calder Trophy candidate Ondrej Palat were hurt in Friday’s contest.

 
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