Connolly Scores Tiebreaker as Lightning Top Blues
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Brett Connolly and Valtteri Filppula scored in the third
period, lifting the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Blues on
Connolly, playing in his second game since being recalled from Syracuse of
the AHL, put Tampa Bay ahead 3-2 when he redirected Radko Gudas' shot at 8:37 of
the third. Filppula made it 4-2 with 3:59 remaining.
Alex Killorn had a goal and two assists and Steven Stamkos also scored for
the Lightning, who have won all five games this season against Western
St. Louis got goals from Alex Pietrangelo and Jaden Schwartz.
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