Tampa Bay Lightning (12-5-3, second in Atlantic) vs St. Louis Blues (11-7-3, second in middle)
St. Louis; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
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Bottom line: Steven Stamkos leads Tampa Bay in a matchup against St. Louis. He is eighth in the NHL with 24 points, 11 goals scored and 13 assists in total.
The Blues are 6-3-1 on their home ice. St. Louis ranks 11th in the NHL with 33.8 shots per game and averages 3.3 goals.
Lightning is 5-2-1 at Road Games. Tampa Bay is fifth in the Eastern Conference with an average of 5.3 assists per game, led by Victor Heidman with 0.8.
Tuesday is the first match of this season between the two teams.
Top Performer: Jordan Kyaru has a total of 22 points, nine goals and 13 assists for the Blues. Pavel Buchnevich has scored five goals and six assists in his last 10 appearances for St.
Stamkos leads the Lightning with 11 goals and 24 points. Anthony Cirelli has four goals and one assist in his last 10 appearances for Tampa Bay.
Last 10 games: Blues: 3-5-2, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.6 assists, 2.6 penalties and 6.1 penalty minutes while dropping three goals per game with .891 save percentage.
Power: 7-2-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.5 assists, 3.8 penalties and 10.4 penalty minutes while allowing 2.2 goals per game with .923 save percentage.
Injuries: Blues: David Perron: Day to Day (upper body).
Power: Eric Cernak: Day to Day (upper body), Brayden Point: Outside (upper body).
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