Series (Game 1 of 1)
Dallas leads 1-0
(14-16-0, 32 pts)
(14-11-1, 33 pts)
7:30 PM ET, December 20, 2003
Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa, Florida
P. Boucher (Stars - D): Goals: 0, Assists: 2
M. Modano (Stars - C): Goals: 1, Assists: 1
M. St. Louis (Lightning - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 0
TAMPA, Florida (Ticker) -- The Tampa Bay Lightning try to
further the Dallas Stars' road woes on Saturday when they meet
at the St. Pete Times Forum.
The Stars are just 3-12-2 on the road this season, matching
their loss total of all of last campaign away from the American
Dallas slipped to 0-5-1 in its last six road contests with a 1-0
setback at Florida on Friday.
Marty Turco gave up a shorthanded goal to Marcus Nilson in the
second period and the Stars could not get any of their 36 shots
past Roberto Luongo as they saw their three-game unbeaten streak
The Stars have not won on the road since a 3-1 victory at
Minnesota on November 26.
The Lightning had lost four games in a row before posting a 5-4
triumph in overtime at Philadelphia on Thursday.
Martin St. Louis tied the game with 8:02 left in regulation,
then netted the game-winner 2:03 into overtime.
The Lightning won the one game between the teams last season,
4-1 at Dallas on January 24.