de Haan suffered an eye injury but is likely to return for Thursday's matchup versus the Lightning.
%W 0.52% | Streak 1
L10: W6 L4 P0
This contest should be a walkover for Tampa Bay. The Lighting are faster, tougher and have better goaltending. Having lost only eight times this year is a good sign that the Hurricanes' win streak will end tonight. The play Thursday is Tampa Bay to win.
%W 0.50% | Streak 1
L10: W6 L4 P0
Tampa Bay Trends
- TrendOver is 5-2-1 in Lightning last 8 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %71.40% (8)O/U5|2Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 14-5-1 in Lightning last 20 games a home underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %73.70% (20)O/U14|5Push1W/L
- TrendUnder is 3-1-1 in Lightning last 5 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %75.00% (5)O/U1|3Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Lightning last 7 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|2Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 8-1-1 in Hurricanes last 10 games as a road favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %88.90% (10)O/U8|1Push1W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-0 in Hurricanes last 7 games as a road favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %100.00% (7)O/U0|7Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-3 in Hurricanes last 10 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %70.00% (10)O/U1|3Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 10-4 in Hurricanes last 14 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (14)O/U4|1Push1W/L
Carolina Hurricanes last injuries
Ferland sat out his second-straight game with an upper-body injury but it is likely he will play Friday against the Blue Jackets.
Tampa Bay Lightning last injuries
Gourde was suspended two games for an illegal check to the head. He will be eligible to return on March 30 against the Capitals.
Stralman has been out of commission due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Girardi is sidelined due to a lower-body injury and it is unknown when he will draw back into the lineup.
Erne missed the last game with an upper-body injury but is expected to get back on the ice against the Maple Leafs on Monday.