Karri Ramo is scheduled to be the starting goalie for both games during the season's final homestand. Head Coach Rick Tocchet is starting player evaluations which should put everyone under a microscope in one way or another. On ice efforts reflecting ability to compete at the NHL level is a must...
Oh yeah, and it would be nice to actually get a win at Times Palace -- the Lightning are 1-7 in their last 8 at home.
On the other side of the ice, the Penguins are on the cusp of clinching their playoff berth. They suffered a loss at Sunrise against the Panthers, and finish up spring break tonight in Tampa.
Tampa Bay Lightning Projected Lines
(last updated April 7th, 2009 by RawCharge.com)
Ryan Malone - Steven Stamkos - Martin St. Louis
Vaclav Prospal - Jeff Halpern - Evgeny Artyukhin
Martins Karsums - Paul Szczechura - Matt Pettinger
Adam Hall - Zenon Konopka - Brandon Bochenski
Matt Smaby | Lukas Krajicek
Matt Lashoff | Vladmir Mihalik
Noah Welch | David Koci