Series (Game 3 of 4)
Series tied 2-2
(16-17-2, 34 pts)
(17-18-1, 35 pts)
7:30 PM ET, December 21, 2006
Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
M. St. Louis (Lightning - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 0
V. Lecavalier (Lightning - C): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
W. Redden (Senators - D): Goals: 0, Assists: 0
Tampa Bay (15-17-2) at Ottawa (17-17-1) 7:30 pm EST
OTTAWA (Ticker) -- After enduring a four-game losing streak, the
Tampa Bay Lightning go for their second straight win against
Ottawa on Thursday.
Martin St. Louis scored two goals and Vincent Lecavalier and
defenseman Filip Kuba both tallied and added two assists as the
Lightning snapped a four-game slide with a 5-4 win over
Washington on Tuesday.
Marc Denis made 20 saves for Tampa Bay, which went 3-for-5 on
the power play.
The Senators are coming off a 7-2 loss to the Boston Bruins on
Tuesday. Blue-liner Christoph Schubert and Antoine Vermette
both netted a goal.
Ray Emery had 15 saves in two periods for Ottawa, which came
away empty on all seven of its man-advantage opportunities.
The Senators are 6-8-0 at home, but have won 18 of their last 26
matchups here with the Lightning.
These two teams have split their first two encounters this