Lightning trail in series after struggling vs. Detroit

by Gary Shelton on April 22, 2015 · 0 comments

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Wednesday, 12:10 a.m.

The Lightning is not on the brink of disaster.

But it can see it from here.

The Lightning, back to being average on the road, lost a 3-0 decision to the Detroit Red Wings, placing all of the pressure of the series on winning Saturday's game at Joe Louis Arena. If the Bolts lose Saturday, they would trail 3-1 in the series. It's tough enough to win three in a row, especially when one of them are on the road.

After all, the road has been hostile to the Lightning all season. Counting Tuesday night's loss, Tampa Bay

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