Lightning, Flames both under pressure

It's now or never for the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals, but the Calgary Flames face some pressure of their own.

Originally Published: June 5, 2004
By Bill Clement | Special to ESPN.com

It has been said that the Calgary Flames are the team facing the most pressure in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals, but after their inexplicably flat performance in Game 5 it is the Tampa Bay Lightning who are facing the biggest questions.

The Lightning are down 3-2 and facing elimination in Calgary because they missed the opportunity to take control of the series in their own building. The Tampa Bay players said Saturday morning that they were as shocked as anyone about their inability to ...

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