Two big points in the Eastern Conference playoff race will be up for grabs on national television Tuesday night.
The Boston Bruins
, who moved into a first-place tie in the Northeast Division on Monday night, will visit the Tampa Bay Lightning
at the St. Pete Times Forum. Game time is slated for 7:30 p.m. ET and can be seen on VERSUS in the U.S. and TSN2 in Canada.
Tampa Bay (21-10-5) is tied for first place in the Southeast Division with the Washington Capitals
. Star center Steven Stamkos
leads the Bolts with 50 points (28 goals, 22 assists).
Canadian fans will also be treated to another pair of nationally-televised games on Tuesday night, as the Montreal Canadiens
take on the Capitals at the Verizon Center at 7 p.m. That match can be seen on RDS.
At 10 p.m. ET, the Philadelphia Flyers
make a rare trip to Vancouver to face the Canucks at Rogers Arena. That showdown can be seen on TSN.