WHO: Los Angeles Kings at Tampa Bay Lightning
WHERE: The Forum, Tampa
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
TV/RADIO: NBC Sports Network; WFLA (970 AM)
INJURIES: Lightning — D Mattias Ohlund (knee), RW Dana Tyrell (knee), LW Ryan Malone (upper body), out; RW Adam Hall (upper body), D Marc-Andre Bergeron (upper body), C Nate Thompson (lower body), questionable. Kings — LW Simon Gagne (concussion), RW Scott Parse (hip), out.
ALL-TIME SERIES: Tampa Bay is 16-6-4 all time, including 6-4-2 at home.
NEED TO KNOW: This is the only meeting of the season. … Los Angeles has a league-low 111 goals, not including shootouts. … Tampa Bay is 6-0-1 in its past seven games. … The Kings are 10-7-6 on the road. … RW Marty St. Louis has six goals and 10 assists during a nine-game scoring streak, the longest active streak in the league. … G Dwayne Roloson is scheduled to start, according to head coach Guy Boucher. Roloson is 7-13-5 all-time against Los Angeles with a 2.26 goals-against average and .920 save percentage. … Kings G Jonathon Quick ranks fourth in the league with a 1.91 goals-against average and .934 save percentage. … The Kings rank fifth overall in road penalty kill (86.8 percent). … Tampa Bay C Nate Thompson left practice early with what the team called "body maintenance,’’ but was seen coming back from an MRI exam, of which the results were not immediately known. … RW Adam Hall, out since Jan. 5, has been cleared to play and will be a game-time decision.