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Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Starting in Boston
Vasilevskiy will guard the road crease in Saturday's matchup with the Bruins, per Conor Ryan of Boston.com.
Vasilevskiy has dropped his last two starts, allowing a combined seven goals on 58 shots. It won't get any easier for the 28-year-old netminder Saturday when he takes on the Bruins, who are 29-3-3 at home this year while averaging 3.8 goals per game. Vasilevskiy is 31-19-4 with a .913 save percentage this season.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Stumbles in Montreal
Vasilevskiy turned aside 17 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Canadiens.
The All-Star goalie gave up two tallies in the first period, looking a bit shaky on the first one, and the Lightning were never able to climb out of the early hole. Vasilevskiy continues to struggle in March, going 3-4-2 in nine starts with a 3.42 GAA and .883 save percentage, and while he's capable of flipping the switch once the playoffs start, it's an ominous sign for Tampa Bay's chances of making a deep run.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Starting in Montreal
Vasilevskiy will guard the road goal Tuesday against Montreal, Gabby Shirley of Bally Sports Florida reports.
Vasilevskiy gave up four goals on 38 shots in Sunday's 5-2 loss to New Jersey. He has a 31-18-4 record this season with a 2.70 GAA and a .914 save percentage. Vasilevskiy has won his previous two starts against the Canadiens this season, having stopped 47 of 49 shots. Montreal sits 27th in the league this campaign with 2.77 goals per game.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Falls to Devils
Vasilevskiy stopped 34 of 38 shots in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Devils.
Vasilevskiy held the Devils off the board as the Lightning jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the second period. However, Vasilevskiy would allow four unanswered goals in the final two frames before New Jersey added an empty-netter, handing the 28-year-old netminder a 5-2 loss. Vasilevskiy falls to 31-18-4 with a .914 save percentage on the season. He'll look to get back in the winning column Tuesday when the Lightning visit the Canadiens.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Facing Devils again
Vasilevskiy will get the starting nod at home against New Jersey on Sunday, Chris Krenn of the Lightning's official site reports.
Vasilevskiy will take on the Devils for the third time in the last six days. He stopped a combined 54 of 58 shots while earning wins in both previous matchups. On the year, the 28-year-old is 31-17-4 with a .914 save percentage. Vasilevskiy is looking for his first home win since March 7.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Beats Devils twice this week
Vasilevskiy made 32 saves in a 4-3 shootout win over the Devils on Thursday.
Tomas Tatar beat him on a snap shot halfway through the second, and then Timo Meier took over the game with two goals in the third to force the shootout. It was Vasilevskiy's second straight win over the Devils.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Expected to face Devils again
Vasilevskiy is expected to start on the road against New Jersey on Thursday, per Mike Morreale of NHL.com.
Vasilevskiy will look to beat the Devils again after he made 22 saves in a 4-1 victory over New Jersey on Tuesday. Containing the Devils was no small feat, given that they are tied for the fourth-ranked offense with 3.49 goals per game in 2022-23. The 28-year-old goaltender is 30-17-4 with a 2.67 GAA and a .914 save percentage in 51 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Sharp against Devils
Vasilevskiy stopped 22 shots in Tuesday's 4-1 win over New Jersey.
Damon Severson banged home a rebound early in the first period to open the scoring, but the Lightning dominated the game the rest of the way and Vasilevskiy gave the Devils no chance to mount a comeback. The netminder has been having a bumpy March, going 2-2-2 in six starts with a 3.49 GAA and .877 save percentage, but Tuesday's performance could be a sign he's flipping the switch and getting back into playoff form.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Starting in New Jersey
Vasilevskiy will guard the road goal Tuesday against New Jersey, Gabby Shirley of Bally Sports Florida reports.
Vasilevskiy is coming off a 19-save effort in Sunday's 3-2 loss to Winnipeg. He has a 29-17-4 record this season with a 2.70 GAA and a .914 save percentage. The Devils rank fourth in the league this year with 3.53 goals per game.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Draws start Sunday
Vasilevskiy will face the Jets at home Sunday, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Vasilevskiy has uncharacteristically dropped five of his last seven games while posting an .889 save percentage. He's 29-16-4 with a 2.69 GAA this season, his worst mark since the 2015-16 campaign. The 28-year-old has recorded a .917 save percentage in 27 home appearances.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Allows three goals in loss
Vasilevskiy allowed three goals on 22 shots in a 3-2 loss to Winnipeg on Sunday.
Vasilevskiy allowed a goal in the first period and two in the second as the Lightning couldn't overcome a one-goal deficit. Vasilevskiy has dropped two consecutive starts and five of his last six, sporting a disappointing .878 save percentage over that span. The 28-year-old netminder falls to 29-17-4 with a .914 save percentage on the season.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Late-season slump continues
Vasilevskiy made 17 saves in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights on Thursday.
The game was tied 1-1 until early in the third. William Karlsson scored a shortie on a breakaway at 2:27 of the third. And then Chandler Stephenson redirected a shot past Vasilevskiy on the power play about three minutes later. The Bolts forced overtime, but Alec Martinez stuffed in a loose puck after a Jack Eichel shot trickled behind the netminder in the extra frame. Vasilevskiy is going through a late-season slump (3-3-3 and 31 goals allowed in his last nine starts). He should rebound, but that doesn't help fantasy managers who are relying on him for playoff success.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Slated to start Thursday
Vasilevskiy is set to start at home against Vegas on Thursday, per Chris Krenn of the Lightning's official site.
Vasilevskiy saved 33 of 35 shots in a 5-2 victory over Philadelphia on Tuesday. He's 29-16-3 with a 2.67 GAA and a .916 save percentage in 48 contests this season. Vegas is tied for the 16th-ranked offense with 3.13 goals per game in 2022-23.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Allows two in win
Vasilevskiy stopped 33 of 35 shots, leading the Lightning to a 5-2 win over the Flyers on Tuesday.
Allowing just two goals on 35 shots, Vasilevskiy helped end the Bolts' five-game winless streak consisting of four regulation losses and one overtime loss. This game marks Vasilevskiy's first win in the month of March and snaps a three-game losing skid. Thursday versus Vegas will likely be the superstar goaltender's next start.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Facing Flyers
Per Chris Krenn of the Lightning's official site, Vasilevskiy was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, putting him on track to guard the home goal versus Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Vasilevskiy wasn't great in his last start Sunday against Carolina, surrendering six goals on 38 shots en route to an ugly 6-0 loss. He'll try to snap his personal three-game losing streak in a home matchup with a Flyers squad that's 12-13-7 on the road this year.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Suffers loss to Carolina
Vasilevskiy turned aside 32 of 38 shots in a 6-0 loss to Carolina on Sunday.
Vasilevskiy surrendered four of the six goals while the Hurricanes had the man advantage. He dropped to 28-16-3 with a 2.68 GAA and a .915 save percentage in 47 contests this season. Vasilevskiy has allowed at least three goals in each of his last three games.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Facing Hurricanes
Vasilevskiy will guard the road goal Sunday versus Carolina, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Vasilevskiy is coming off a 27-save effort in Thursday's 5-4 overtime loss to Pittsburgh. He has a 28-15-3 record this season with a 2.61 GAA and a .917 save percentage. Vasilevskiy will get the second half of Tampa Bay's back-to-back after Brian Elliott played in Saturday's 5-3 loss to Buffalo. The Hurricanes rank eighth in the league this campaign with 3.38 goals per game.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Gets assist in OT loss
Vasilevskiy made 27 saves in a 5-4 overtime loss to Pittsburgh on Thursday. He also picked up a power-play assist.
Vasilevskiy is 2-2-2 in his last six starts, and he continues to deliver solid performances while his mates work to get the kinks out of their game. The Bolts have lost four of their last five starts, but Thursday felt like it was a step in the right direction.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Tending twine versus Penguins
Vasilevskiy will guard the home goal versus the Penguins on Thursday, Chris Krenn of the Lightning's official site reports.
Vasilevskiy has been a little spotty lately, allowing 17 goals over his last six games while going 3-2-1 in that span. He'll face a Penguins offense that is welcoming Mikael Granlund to the fold following a trade with the Predators on Wednesday.... See More ... See Less
Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy: Busy in loss to Panthers
Vasilevskiy stopped 37 of 40 shots in Tuesday's 4-1 loss to the Panthers.
Florida's final goal was scored into an empty net. Vasilevskiy got beaten three times in the first period, but all three came on deflected shots or defensive gaffes by the Bolts. It's the fourth time in nine February starts the netminder faced at least 40 shots, but he still came out of the month with solid numbers, going 5-3-1 with a 2.77 GAA and .920 save percentage.... See More ... See Less
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