Jan Rutta picked up his first point of the postseason on Wednesday in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Rutta returned to the lineup on Monday in Game 2 against Dallas after missing 18 postseason matches. He combined with Victor Hedman to set up a goal by Steven Stamkos on Wednesday night. Rutta also finished with a plus-3 rating, 12 penalty minutes, one shot and two hits in 11:33 of ice time. Rutta has skated in three postseason matches this year. Sep 24 11:32 am (EST)
- Coach Jon Cooper indicated that Tampa Bay could use six defensemen again in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night.
- Jan Rutta (unfit to play) will be back in the lineup for Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final.
- Jan Rutta is not ready to return with Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final set for Monday against the New York Islanders. All Jan Rutta News
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