TAMPA BAY, Fla. - Andrei Vasilevskiy will start for the Tampa Bay Lightning against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final.
Vasilevskiy led the Lightning onto the ice for pre-game warm-ups at United Center with Ben Bishop nowhere to be found.
Bishop made 36 saves while playing injured to lead Tampa Bay to a win in Game 3.
Vasilevskiy is making his first career Stanley Cup playoff start.
Latvian Olympic hero Kristers Gudlevskis will back up Vasilevskiy.