The defending champions Tampa Bay are going through the toughest period of the season and they really need to bounce back when the host the Anaheim Ducks in Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL on April 14, 2022.
- Tampa Bay Lightning vs Anaheim Ducks
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 14/4/2022
- Starting time – 7 PM ET
- Venue: Amalie Arena, Tampa, FL
Tampa Bay Lightning Stats & Form
The Tampa Bay Lightning are fifth in the Eastern Conference with a 44-21-8 record.
They have lost five of the last 6 games and are coming off a 1-0 loss to the Dallas Stars.
The Lightning have gone 22-7-6 in home games. Tampa Bay serves 10.6 penalty minutes per game, the most in the Eastern Conference. Patrick Maroon leads the team serving 107 total minutes.
Steven Stamkos leads the Lightning with 80 points, scoring 32 goals and registering 48 assists. Nikita Kucherov has four goals and eight assists over the last 10 games for Tampa Bay.
The Lightning are 5-3-2, averaging three goals, 5.2 assists, 3.8 penalties and nine penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game with a .916 save percentage.
Tampa Bay Lightning News
Ryan McDonagh will not suit up for the Lighting tonight.
Anaheim Ducks Stats & Form
The Anaheim Ducks are 12th in the Western Conference with a 29-33-13 record.
They have lost 4 of the last 5 games and are coming off a 2-3 overtime loss to the Florida Panthers.
The Ducks are 13-16-8 on the road. Anaheim averages 9.5 penalty minutes per game, the ninth-most in the league. Sam Carrick leads the team serving 85 total minutes.
Troy Terry has 59 total points while scoring 33 goals and totaling 26 assists for the Ducks. Trevor Zegras has four goals and five assists over the last 10 games for Anaheim.
The Ducks are 2-6-2 in the last 10 games, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.3 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.7 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .907 save percentage.
Anaheim Ducks News
Ryan Getzlaf will not play for Anaheim tonight.
Tampa Bay Lightning vs Anaheim Ducks Head-to-Head Stats
The Lightning has won 6 of the last 10 games against the Ducks.
Six of the last ten games between these two have gone under 5.5 goals but the last four have gone over.
Tampa Bay Lightning vs Anaheim Ducks Betting Odds
The odds are in favour of the Lighting with -220 for their win while the Ducks are at 450. The draw is set at 445.
The total goals margin is set at 5.5 with -131 to go over and 106 for under.
The Tampa Bay Lightning are going through the most difficult part of the season as they have lost 5 of the last 6 games which dropped them to fifth place in the Eastern Conference. The defending champions are 4 points behind the New York Rangers who sit on the last spot that gives the home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs.
The game against the desperate Anaheim Duck is a real opportunity for the Lightning to get back on the winning track and maybe improve their standing before the playoff time comes.