Nuts & Bolts: Late night in LAThe Lightning begin their annual California road trip on Tuesday against the Kings

held on Tuesday, January 18 - 10:30 p.m. ET at Arena - Los Angeles, CA

Victor Hedman (18:01) and Taylor Raddysh (14:19) scored one-goal leads for the Lightning before Mathieu Joseph scored his first overtime goal (OT - 3:25).

Tampa Bay has won nine straight games over Los Angeles, equal for the NHL's second-longest active victory run (ten games over Philadelphia).

The Lightning last lost to the Kings Dec. 6, 2015, a 3-1 defeat in L.A.

With the exception of Seattle, the Lightning have a.690 point % against Los Angeles (27-11-2 with two ties).

Tampa Bay is playing the third game in a stretch of five-straight games against Western Conference opponents.

Tampa Bay is a perfect 5-0-0 so far this season against Pacific Division teams and has won six straight against the Pacific going back to the 2019-20 regular season

Tampa Bay ranks tied for third in the NHL for road point percentage (.684) and third for road goals per game (3.53)