The Tampa Bay Lightning got on the board early in the second period when Martin St. Louis took advantage of a Roman Hamrlik fall, breaking away and putting the Lightning ahead 2-1 1:05 into the second period. St. Louis's goal now gives him 22 points (four goals, eight assists) in his last 17 games. He also has a goal in three straight games for the first time this season.
Tampa Bay's penalty kill unit came to play tonight and killed off another penalty, this time a double minor when Steve Downie got called for high sticking.
Thompson scored again but this time on the wrong net and credit went to Mathieu Perrault as an unassisted goal.