Tampa Bay Lightning VS Montreal Canadiens
On February 16, the Tampa Bay Lightning will take on the Montreal Canadiens at 7:00 PM ET / 4:00 PM PT in Amalie Arena
Who Will Win?
The Tampa Bay Lightning currently lead the Atlantic Division with a record of 43-11-4 and an incredible 90 points so far in the season. They have 229 goals for and 159 goals against for a difference of 70. After a short rough patch, the Lightning have come back strong with winning 7 of their last 10 games and currently holding a 4 game winning streak.
The Montreal Canadiens will go into the face off with a record of 31-19-7 and 69 points in the season. The have 173 goals for and 165 goals against for a difference of 8. They have won 6 out of their last 10 games but are on a current 2 game loss streak.
So, who will win when these two teams face off? Statistics favor a Lightning victory tonight. However, the last time these teams faced off, Montreal definitely gave the Lightning a run for their money. While the game ended with a Lightning victory, it was a high-scoring neck and neck game that ended at 6-5
Will the Montreal Canadiens overtake the storm this time and put an end to their loss streak? Or will the Lightning strike in Tampa tonight for a fifth consecutive Bolt victory?
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Born and raised in Louisiana, a major sports state, Daytona was always a sports fan. Over the last 15 years, she watched, played, and even coached in sports, including football, basketball, and softball. It wasn't until the last 5 years that she was introduced to hockey, but she was instantly hooked on the game and thunderstruck by Tampa Bay Lightning.
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