Lightning’s Steven Stamkos leaves game with lower-body injury

Steven Stamkos left the game against the Predators and will not return after getting tangled up in the crease.

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos has left Sunday’s game against the Nashville Predators with a lower body injury.

Stamkos got tied up in front of his own net before heading to the dressing room in pain.

He has 27 goals and 86 points in 78 games this season.

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