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These teams are used to squaring off against each other as the Ottawa Senators take on the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The Ottawa Senators are coming off a 5-6 loss to the Florida Panthers on Tuesday. Ryan Dzingel had a multi goal game. Ryan Dzingel has been an effective player with 11 goals and 15 assists this season. Chris Wideman scored in the first period. Erik Karlsson had a big night with 1 goals and 1 assists. Fredrik Claesson had an assist. The Ottawa Senators have not played since Tuesday.
Andrei Vasilevskiy will man the pipes for the Tampa Bay Lightning in this one. He allowed 2 goals on 37 shots during his latest appearance. Andrei Vasilevskiy posted a 7-4-0 record and 0.909 SV% when playing at home last season.
It looks like Mike Condon will get the call in this one. He allowed 5 goals on 33 shots during his latest appearance. Condon has been not good over his last 5 games, posting a 0.886 save percentage.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have been okay at home, posting a 12-9-2 record. The Ottawa Senators have gone 12-9-0 on the road. The Tampa Bay Lightning have gone 9-7 when playing Eastern-Atlantic opponents this season. The Ottawa Senators have gone 7-8 when playing Eastern-Atlantic opponents this season.
We are expecting a low scoring game in this one. Take the under to prevail in this game.
Game Time: 7:35 PM ET
Under 5.5 -115