Tampa Bay visits Los Angeles after Stamkos’ 2-goal game
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EST
The Kings have gone 11-10-1 in home games. Los Angeles has given up 38 power-play goals, killing 73.4% of opponent chances.
The Lightning are 14-8-3 on the road. Tampa Bay averages 9.6 penalty minutes per game, the sixth-most in the NHL. Patrick Maroon leads the team serving 60 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Jan. 14, Tampa Bay won 4-3.
Nikita Kucherov leads the Lightning with 22 goals and has recorded 56 points. Stamkos has collected 13 points over the last 10 games for Tampa Bay.
LAST 10 GAMES: Lightning: 7-2-1, averaging 3.7 goals, 5.6 assists, 3.9 penalties and 8.4 penalty minutes while allowing 1.8 goals per game with a .935 save percentage.
Kings: 2-7-1, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.7 assists, 2.3 penalties and 4.9 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .909 save percentage.
INJURIES: Kings: Drew Doughty: day to day (undisclosed).
Lightning: None listed.