Lightning goalie Smith sits vs. Panthers with left knee injury
TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Lightning starting goalie Mike Smith was scratched from Tuesday night's game against Florida due to a left knee sprain.
Smith was hurt in practice Monday, and is listed as day to day. An MRI was negative.
"Nothing major, that's the good news," Smith said after the Lightning beat Florida 3-1. "Definitely relieved."
Smith rode a stationary bike during the game.
Karri Ramo made 34 saves in place of Smith, picking up his sixth win in 19 games.
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