Winnipeg Jets versus Tampa Bay Lightning recap, a fitting kick-off for the Greatest Tank Battles.
The Tampa Bay Lightning knock off the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in overtime in front of a sellout crowd at the Tampa Bay Times Forum Saturday night.
The Jets meet the Lightning for the 5th time this season, with the Jets leading the series 3-1-0 to Tampa's 1-2-1 in a game that could be the last meaningful match either team plays this season.
|- 1, Tampa Bay Goal - Ryan Malone (19), unassisted at 15:37. Penalties - Grant Clitsome, Winnipeg (Hooking), 6:35; J.T. Wyman, Tampa Bay (Holding), 12:22; Tim Wallace, Tampa Bay (Roughing), 16:35; Tobias Enstrom, Winnipeg (Hooking), 16:50.|
|- 2, Winnipeg Goal - Antti Miettinen (5), from Evander Kane and Mark Stuart at 6:20. 3, Winnipeg Goal - Kyle Wellwood (18), from Dustin Byfuglien and Tim Stapleton at 9:28. Penalties - Evander Kane, Winnipeg (Elbowing), 2:07; Ron Hainsey, Winnipeg (Cross checking), 12:21.|
|- 4, Tampa Bay Power-Play Goal - Ryan Malone (20), from Teddy Purcell and Victor Hedman at 7:25. Penalties - Ryan Malone, Tampa Bay (Fighting (maj)), :44; Ron Hainsey, Winnipeg (Fighting (maj)), :44; Dustin Byfuglien, Winnipeg (Hooking), 2:47; Jim Slater, Winnipeg (Hi-sticking), 4:36; Bryan Little, Winnipeg (Hooking), 6:19; J.T. Wyman, Tampa Bay (Hi-sticking), 8:05; Victor Hedman, Tampa Bay (Fighting (maj)), 8:29; Eric Brewer, Tampa Bay (Slashing), 8:29; Blake Wheeler, Winnipeg (Slashing), 8:29; Andrew Ladd, Winnipeg (Roughing), 8:29; Andrew Ladd, Winnipeg (Fighting (maj)), 8:29; Andrew Ladd, Winnipeg (Misconduct (10 min)), 8:29; Victor Hedman, Tampa Bay (Misconduct (10 min)), 8:29.|
|- 5, Tampa Bay Goal - Steven Stamkos (56), from Brian Lee at :45.|