NHL Playoffs: 6 Reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning's Game 1 Loss is No Reason To Pa

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NHL Playoffs: 6 Reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning's Game 1 Loss is No Reason To Pa
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The Tampa Bay Lightning's loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday wasn't as embarrassing as the 3-0 score suggested. The Penguins scored two goals in 18 seconds halfway through the third period and the game was all but over.

Marc-Andre Fleury was spectacular in goal and stopped all of the Lightning's 32 shots. There were signs of life from the Lightning through the first two periods, but the Penguins took control in the third off of goals from Alexei Kovalev, Arron Asham and an empty netter by Chris Kunitz.

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