Tampa Bay Lightning vs Colorado Avalanche – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
Tampa Bay Lightning
After Over Time
2:3
Colorado Avalanche
Highlights and Stats


The NHL Finals series will remain in Tampa, with game 4 scheduled for Wednesday, 08:00 PM EDT at Amalie Arena. The Lightning caught a breath of fresh air, after securing an important victory in the latest meeting against the Avalanche and now trail 2-1 in the NHL Finals.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Colorado Avalanche Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 06-20-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning
2 4 0 6
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
1 1 0 2

The last game took place on June 20, and resulted in a high-scoring 6-2 win for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Their best skater was Ondrej Palat, spending 17:26 on the ice. He sent 2 shots towards the opponents’ net and 1 of those made it through the goalie. He also assisted for one of his team’s other goals. On the other half of the court it was Gabriel Landeskog who contributed the most, scoring 2 goals for a total of 20:24 of game time. Tampa Bay’s goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy played on a very high level and ended the game with a 0.949 save percentage. The other side’s goalkeeper Darcy Kuemper ended the night with a 0.773 save percentage. When it comes to the latest five encounters the Tampa Bay Lightning won 1 and the Colorado Avalanche triumphed 4 times.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team06-20-202206-18-202206-15-202202-10-202210-23-2021
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning
6 0323
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
27 4 3 4

Tampa Bay Lightning Form

*Last 10 Tampa Bay Lightning Games - 6:3:1
06-20-202206-18-202206-15-202206-11-202206-09-202206-07-202206-05-202206-03-202206-01-202205-23-2022
6:2vs Colorado Avalanche7:0@ Colorado Avalanche4:3@ Colorado Avalanche2:1vs New York Rangers1:3@ New York Rangers4:1vs New York Rangers3:2vs New York Rangers3:2@ New York Rangers6:2@ New York Rangers2:0vs Florida Panthers

On 06/20 Tampa Bay Lightning faced Colorado Avalanche and in the end the score was 6-2 in their favor. Ondrej Palat led the Lightning, ending with 2 points to his name. He was on the ice 17 minutes and 26 seconds and attempted 2 shots on the opposition’s goal. 1 of those found the way to the back of the net and Palat also had a hand in 1 assist. The franchise’s triumph can also be attributed to Andrei Vasilevskiy, who faced 39 shots and managed to parry 37 attempts. The Lightning’s balance across the most recent 10 showings stands at 6-3-1 and they are on a streak of W1. The organization had a balance of 27-8-6, when performing on home ice throughout the regular season. Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals will on Friday, June 24th when the Lightning are scheduled to visit Denver.

Tampa Bay Lightning Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Andrei Vasilevskiy

    Games Played:63
    Saves Percentage:0.916
    Shutouts:9
  • Top Skater

    Steven Stamkos

    Games Played:81
    Goals:42
    Assists:64

Tampa Bay Lightning Missing Players

NONE

Colorado Avalanche Form

*Last 10 Colorado Avalanche Games - 8:1:1
06-20-202206-18-202206-15-202206-06-202206-04-202206-02-202205-31-202205-27-202205-25-202205-23-2022
6:2@ Tampa Bay Lightning7:0vs Tampa Bay Lightning4:3vs Tampa Bay Lightning5:6@ Edmonton Oilers2:4@ Edmonton Oilers4:0vs Edmonton Oilers8:6vs Edmonton Oilers2:3@ St. Louis Blues4:5vs St. Louis Blues3:6@ St. Louis Blues

The Avalanche visited the Tampa Bay Lightning for their latest clash on 06/20, which ended in a 6-2 disappointment for them. Gabriel Landeskog stood above the other Avalanche players, finishing the game with 2 points. He spent 20 minutes and 24 seconds skating and sent 3 shots on target. Two of those made it past the netminder. Another reason for the team’s defeat was that in goal Darcy Kuemper let in 5 of the 22 shots towards his net. The Colorado Avalanche own a 8-1-1 balance for the previous 10 meetings and as of now are on a streak of 1 defeat. They navigated their way throughout the regular NHL season with a 24-14-3 record when performing on the road.

Colorado Avalanche Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Darcy Kuemper

    Games Played:13
    Saves Percentage:0.892
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Cale Makar

    Games Played:17
    Goals:7
    Assists:19

Colorado Avalanche Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3OTFinal
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning
1 1 0 0 2
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
0 1 1 1 3
Tampa Bay LightningColorado Avalanche
  • Score

    2
    3
  • PP Opportunities

    2
    2
  • PP Goals

    0
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Tampa Bay LightningvsColorado Avalanche
  • 1`00:36
    Anthony CirelliErik Cernak
    1-0
  • 1`16:57
    -
    Darren Helm2 minutes for Interference Riley Nash
  • 2`03:57
    Victor Hedman2 minutes for Interference Nico Sturm
    -
  • 2`05:17
    1-1
    Nathan MacKinnonMikko Rantanen, Cale Makar
  • 2`06:12
    -
    Bowen Byram2 minutes for Hooking Victor Hedman
  • 2`10:42
    Victor HedmanJan Rutta
    2-1
  • 2`11:48
    Steven Stamkos2 minutes for Hooking Gabriel Landeskog