Did Stevens' injury signal momentum shift?

April 30, 2003
By Jim Wilkie
Whether Devils defenseman Scott Stevens plays or sits out to recover from the slap shot he took to the head in Game 3, it's clear the Tampa Bay Lightning won't get a better chance to seize momentum in their Eastern Conference semifinal series.

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Stevens, 39, needed 15 stitches after he was hit in the head by Lightning defenseman Pavel Kubina's shot early in Tampa Bay's 4-3 Game 3 victory that cut New Jersey's series lead to 2-1. The Devils said Stevens doesn't ...

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