The Tampa Bay Lightning leads 2-0 after the first period.
The Tampa Bay Lightning host the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday, start time at 8:00 PM ET.
The Lightning (1-2) are looking to bounce back after suffering a 4-2 loss in Game 3. Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat scored a goal each for the Lightning. Surely, the Lighting will have to avoid a 3-1 disadvantage in the series and that this game is very important.
On the season, the Lighting are averaging 2.7 goals per game and ranking 28th in power play with 15.8 percent. Defensively, the Lightning are yielding 2.4 goals per game and ranking 7th in penalty kill with 84.0 percent.
On the postseason, Tyler Johnson leads in points with 14 and in assists with 9. Nikita Kucherov tops in goals with 9 and Alex Killorn has 38 penalty minutes. Ben Bishop is yielding 1.85 goals per game.
The Pittsburgh Penguins (2-1) are seeking for a separation after winning Game 3. Sidney Crosby, Carl Hagelin, Chris Kunitz and Phil Kessel scored a goal each for the Penguins.
On the season, the Penguins are averaging 2.9 goals per game and ranking 16th in power play with 18.4 percent. Defensively, the Penguins are yielding 2.4 goals per game and ranking 5th in penalty kill with 84.4 percent.
In the postseason, Phil Kessel leads in points with 16 points and in goals with seven. Nick Bonino tops in assists with 10 while Kris Letang leads in penalty minutes with 14. Matt Murray is yielding 2.13 goals per game.
Penguins vs Lightning Game 4 schedule info:
Date: May 20, 2016
Start Time: 8:00 PM ET
TV Schedule: NBCSN
Live Stream: NBC Stream
Prediction: Lightning wins