The Lightning is on the brink of losing their hope of a third consecutive Stanley Cup championship after falling 3-2 in overtime at home to Colorado on Wednesday. The Bolts now trail the best-of-seven series 3-1, which means they have no margin for error.
Game 5 is Friday in Denver at 8 p.m.
The Bolts took a 1-0 lead when Anthony Cirelli scored just 36 seconds into the game. Colorado tied it at 2-2 when with 2:53 remaining in regulation and finished the job in overtime.
Teams that have a 3-1 lead are 35-1 (.972) in the Stanley Cup Final.
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