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Game Day 5: Sens vs Lightning

by Craig Medaglia / Ottawa Senators

Here are 5 things you need to know before tonight's game as the Sens get set to host the Tampa Bay Lightning.

1. Line-up

The line-up remains pretty much the same as the Toronto game on Saturday with the exception that we know in advance that Kyle Turris will play.

Here's a look at the Sens projected line-up for tonight...

2. Goalies

Craig Anderson gets the call for tonight's game as he makes his 6th consecutive start for the Sens. Andy's record on the season to date sits at 21-17-4. Andrew Hammond will back him up today.

Andrei Vasilevskiy will start in goal for the Bolts at the other end of the rink today.

3. Last meeting

These two teams last faced off against each other back on December 20th, 2015 in Tampa Bay with the Lightning earning a 5-2 win. Andrew Hammond stopped 30 of the 33 shots he faced while Zack Smith and Erik Karlsson provided the offense for the Sens in defeat.

You can watch the full highlights from the game below...

4. Pre-game Comments

As usual, Sens TV was all over this morning's skate as has compiled the very best comments below...

5. Broadcast

Tonight's game will be available on TSN5 and RDS as well as on the radio at TSN 1200. Puck drop is set for 7:30 p.m.

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