Gourde was suspended two games for an illegal check to the head. He will be eligible to return on March 30 against the Capitals.
Los Angeles Trends
- TrendOver is 17-6-5 in Kings last 28 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %73.90% (28)O/U17|6Push5W/L
- TrendUnder is 36-15-7 in Kings last 58 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %70.60% (58)O/U15|36Push7W/L
- TrendUnder is 8-0 in Kings last 8 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (8)O/U0|8Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-1 in Kings last 6 games as a home underdog of +151 to +200.Hit %83.30% (6)O/U1|5Push0W/L
Tampa Bay Trends
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Lightning last 7 games as a road underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|2Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 11-1 in Lightning last 12 games as a road favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %91.70% (12)O/U11|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 3-1-1 in Lightning last 5 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %75.00% (5)O/U15|36Push7W/L
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Lightning last 7 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U0|8Push0W/L
Tampa Bay Lightning last injuries
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.
Los Angeles Kings last injuries
Hagelin missed the last game with an illness and it is unclear if it will keep him from the lineup against the Flyers on Sunday.
Leipsic exited the previous game with a lower-body injury and he will not play against the Ducks on Saturday.
Toffoli is battling an illness, leaving his status for Thursday's matchup versus the Sharks uncertain.
Wagner has been held out of the previous four games with a lower-body injury but it is likely he will suit up for Thursday's clash against the Predators.
Martinez is battling an illness but is expected to face the Predators on Thursday.