The Bolts forward has recorded points in all but two of his past nine games (3G, 7A), including a game-winning goal against the Rangers. He has also registered a plus or even rating in each of his past three games.
2. MARTIN ST. LOUIS St. Louis has recorded points in three of his past five games (1G, 2A). He has earned a plus rating in two of the past three games and also has logged 24 minutes or more in ice time in seven of his past eight games.
3. TEDDY PURCELL Purcell has recorded seven goals and 28 points in his past 20 games and has been held without a point just four times since Feb. 7. Over that 20-game stretch, Purcell set new career-highs for goals (20), assists (36) and points (56).
4. STEVEN STAMKOS The NHL’s leading goal scorer became the first NHL player to reach 50 goals this season and has recorded points in all but three of his past 10 games. He heads into Monday’s game against Buffalo with two goals in his past three games and overall has registered 22 points in his past 15 contests.
5. BRETT CONNOLLY The Bolts’ rookie has notched points in four of his past eight games, recording all assists in that span. After struggling to find playing time, Connolly’s ice time has jumped significantly, as he has now logged over 10 minutes in five straight games.
Bolts By The Numbers
Players in NHL history who have recorded multiple 50-goal seasons before their 23rd birthday, including Bolts forward Steven Stamkos.
Consecutive wins by the Lightning’s top American Hockey League affiliate in Norfolk, which sets the record for the longest win streak in the 76-year history of the AHL.