Lightning vs. Islanders Game 4 Pick
Can the Tampa Bay Lightning establish a dominant 3-1 lead, or will the New York Islanders even things up in Game 4 tonight at 7PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, this game is even, as each team is being given odds of -105 to win tonight. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 5 goals. The Lightning hold a 2-1 lead in the series.
New York is 50-30-11 overall, 27-12-6 at home and 44-38 with the under. Tampa Bay is 52-33-5 overall, 23-19-2 on the road and 41-37 with the under. The Lightning have won the last two games in the series, including a 5-4 OT win in Game 2. These two have split six meetings this season, 3-3.
Tampa Bay has won two straight to take a 2-1 lead in this series. The Lighting could also be getting back defenseman Matt Carle and forward Erik Condra from injuries. The key for Tampa Bay is goaltender Ben Bishop, who has played in 33 playoff games and will look to get some more help defensively after allowing four goals in a 5-4 overtime win on Tuesday.
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