Series (Game 4 of 4)

Montreal leads 3-1

Game 1: Wednesday, November 15th
Game 2: Thursday, December 14th
Game 3: Saturday, December 30th
Game 4: Tuesday, January 2nd

Lightning 2

(18-20-2, 38 pts)

Canadiens 5

(23-11-5, 51 pts)

Coverage: TSN

7:30 PM ET, January 2, 2007

Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

1 2 3 T
TB 1 1 02
MTL 1 1 35

T. Plekanec (Canadiens - C): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

A. Kovalev (Canadiens - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 2

D. Boyle (Lightning - D): Goals: 0, Assists: 0

Tampa Bay (18-19-2) at Montreal (22-11-5) 7:30 pm EST

Tampa Bay (18-19-2) at Montreal (22-11-5) 7:30 pm EST

MONTREAL (Ticker) -- The Montreal Canadiens seek revenge against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday.

Tampa Bay snapped a two-game losing streak when it downed the Canadiens, 3-1, on Saturday, as Vaclav Prospal finally scored to break a 20-game goal drought.

Prospal's goal was also an important one, as it was the eventual game-winner. Brad Richards and Filip Kuba also scored for Tampa Bay, which only needed 12 saves from Johan Holmqvist.

Tampa Bay outshot the Canadiens, 41-13.

The loss to Tampa Bay concluded a four-game road trip for the Canadiens, who went 1-3-0.

Montreal center Saku Koivu has bene playing well for the Canadiens, despite not getting on the scoresheet in Saturday's loss. Koivu has nine goals and seven assists in his last 14 games.