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Pat Maroon scores twice in 3rd, Lightning beat Capitals 5-1

Mar. 30, 2023 22:45 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Pat Maroon scored twice in the third period, Steven Stamkos had a goal and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the slumping Washington Capitals 5-1 on Thursday night. Stamkos assisted on Alex Killorn’s goal midway through the opening period, then scored...

Point scores 2, Lightning snap skid with shutout of 'Canes

Mar. 29, 2023 00:31 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Brayden Point had two goals and an assist and the Tampa Bay Lightning snapped a four-game losing streak by defeating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-0 Tuesday night. “It starts with effort and emotion,” Tampa Bay captain Steven Stamkos said. “(This game) was a...

NHL-best Bruins clinch Atlantic with 2-1 win over Tampa Bay

Mar. 25, 2023 16:36 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins are winning so much that clinching their division didn't merit any celebration. Captain Patrice Bergeron didn't even realize it had happened. Garnet Hathaway scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period and the NHL-best Boston Bruins wrapped...

NHL players: Crosby most complete; McDavid tops for clutch

Mar. 22, 2023 14:46 PM EDT

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby continues being regarded by his peers as the NHL’s most complete player, though he takes a backseat to Edmonton’s Connor McDavid in having the best chance to produce in the clutch. Those are among the findings in the National Hockey...

Dach, Drouin get Canadiens started in 3-2 win over Lightning

Mar. 21, 2023 23:36 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Kirby Dach and Jonathan Drouin scored in the first period and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Tuesday night. Mike Matheson also scored for the Canadiens, who had lost six of their previous seven — including a 5-3 defeat at Tampa Bay on...

Bratt scores 3 as Devils rally for 5-2 win over Lightning

Mar. 19, 2023 23:11 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jesper Bratt scored three goals for his first NHL hat trick as the New Jersey Devils rallied from two goals down and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Sunday night to end a three-game skid. Nico Hischier and Nolan Foote also scored to help the Devils improve...

Stamkos scores twice, Lightning beat Devils 4-3 in shootout

Mar. 16, 2023 23:17 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Steven Stamkos had two goals and an assist in regulation, and Alex Killorn and Ross Colton each scored in the shootout to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night. Andrei Vasilevskiy made 26 saves for Tampa Bay,...

Lightning beat Devils 4-1 to open 2-game set in New Jersey

Mar. 14, 2023 22:43 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Brandon Hagel had a goal and two assists, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 22 saves and Tampa Bay scored the last four goals in a 4-1 victory over New Jersey on Tuesday night. Anthony Cirelli, Alex Killorn and Nikita Kucherov also scored for Tampa Bay in the opener of a...

Neiderreiter, Barron score in 2nd, Jets beat Lightning 3-2

Mar. 12, 2023 23:11 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Nino Niederreiter and Morgan Barron scored second-period goals, Connor Hellebuyck made 33 saves and the Winnipeg Jets held off the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Sunday night. Nate Schmidt scored in the first period and Hellebuyck stopped all 14 shots he faced in the...

Martinez scores in OT, Golden Knights edge Lightning 4-3

Mar. 09, 2023 23:10 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Martinez scored 3:09 into overtime to give the Vegas Golden Knights a 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. Jack Eichel’s shot from the slot was stopped by Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy, but the puck slipped through his pads and...