Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Martin St. Louis posted a goal and an
assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning take a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia
Tom Pyatt, Ryan Malone, J.T. Wyman and Steven Stamkos all scored for the
Lightning, who have won three straight. Dwayne Roloson stopped 35 shots in the
The winning streak kept Tampa Bay's fledgling playoff hopes alive. The team
now has 77 points on the season and is now seven back of Washington for the
final spot in the Eastern Conference with a game in hand.
Wayne Simmonds, Matt Read and Scott Hartnell all had goals for the Flyers, who
had won three of four coming in. Ilya Bryzgalov gave up four goals on just 14
shots in the loss.
Philadelphia has a firm hold on the fifth spot in the Eastern Conference, six
points ahead of New Jersey and four back of Pittsburgh.
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