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L 3-5
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W 3-2
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Carolina tops Lightning 4-1, tied atop Central Division

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Nino Niedereitter, Jordan Staal and Steven Lorentz scored second-period goals to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 4-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.

Carolina remains tied for first place in the Central Division with the Florida Panthers. The Hurricanes have played two fewer games.

Florida and Carolina open a two-game set on Thursday in Sunrise, Florida.

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Leaders
Points: V. Hedman42
Plus/Minus: B. Coleman13
Shots on Goal: V. Hedman118
PIM: P. Maroon48
Win: A. Vasilevskiy27
Shutouts: A. Vasilevskiy4
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 151 (3)
Shots: 1364 (10)
PP%: 25.5% (5)
Penalty Minutes: 435 (4)
Assists: 260 (4)
SH Goals: 2 (24)
Standings
  W L OTL Pts
Carolina 30 10 5 65
Florida 30 12 5 65
Tampa Bay 30 14 2 62
Nashville 25 21 1 51
Dallas 19 14 12 50
Chicago 21 20 5 47
Detroit 16 25 7 39
Columbus 15 24 9 39
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 116 (25)
Shots Against: 1284 (23)
PK%: 82.4% (9)
Penalty Minutes: 435 (3)
Shutouts: 4 (11)
Sv%: 0.910 (10)
Injuries
Date Player Status
4/8 S. Stamkos Undisclosed injury - left game (IR)
3/30 J. Rutta Lower-body injury - left game (IR)
1/3 N. Kucherov Hip (IR)
1/3 A. Nilsson Concussion (IR)
1/3 M. Gaborik Back (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/15 A. Barre-Boulet Called up from minors from taxi squad
4/15 F. Claesson Designated for assignment Taxi squad
4/15 B. Thomas Sent to minors Syracuse-AHL
4/13 C. Koepke Signed Two-year, entry-level contract
4/12 L. Schenn Called up from minors from taxi squad
4/12 R. Colton Called up from minors from taxi squad
4/12 A. Barre-Boulet Designated for assignment Taxi squad
4/12 R. Colton Designated for assignment Taxi squad
4/12 C. Foote Designated for assignment Taxi squad
4/12 F. Claesson Sent to minors Syracuse-AHL
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