Lightning Clinch Playoff Spot With Win Over Blackhawks


The Tampa Bay Lightning (33-14-2) clinched a playoff berth on Tuesday night with a 7-4 win over the Chicago Blackhawks (22-22-5).

The Lightning scored early and often in this one, getting goals from six different players, including two from Alex Killorn. Andrei Vasilevskiy went 36-for-40 in net to pick up the playoff-clinching win.

The Lightning return home to take on the Stars on Thursday night. Puck drop is scheduled for 7 PM - pregame coverage begins at 6 on News Radio WFLA.

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