Corey Perry, Brayden Point, Ondrej Palat and Alex Killorn scored to help Tampa Bay (23-8-5, 51 ポイント) become the first NHL team to reach 50 points for the fourth time in the last five seasons. アンドレイ・ヴァシレフスキーが作った 26 保存します, losing his shutout bid when Dillon Dube scored with 4:06 左.
クチェロフ, who missed 32 games with an undisclosed lower-body injury that required surgery, sent a pass through the slot from the low right circle to set up Point’s goal that put the Lightning up 2-0 2:52 into third. The right wing then made a spin move behind the net to assist on Palat’s low slot goal at 10:10.
“Do I think he played well? 私がやります,” ライトニングコーチのジョンクーパーは言った. “Do I think he has better than that? 私がやります. Do I think he is an elite talent? 私がやります.
Kucherov missed all of the 2020-21 abbreviated regular season following hip surgery and came back to have a league-best 32 playoff points as Tampa Bay won its second consecutive Stanley Cup. He had three shots on goal and five missed attempts in 17 1/2 minutes to play Thursday.
“It felt good,” Kucherov said. “It was nice to be back, that’s for sure.”
Killorn made it 4-0 ただ 14 seconds after Palat’s goal.
Flames backup goalie Dan Vladar stopped 29 shots in his first game since Dec. 7. Johnny Gaudreau had his 11-game road points streak (nine goals, 18 ポイント) end.
“I thought we played a better team,” Calgary coach Darryl Sutter said. “They wear you out.”
Perry opened the scoring at 12:21 2番目の.
Calgary right wing Brad Richardson was given a match penalty for an illegal check to the head on Mathieu Joseph with five minutes left in the second. Joseph was not hurt.
Tampa Bay outshot the Flames 14-8 and hit the post twice during a scoreless first period. Vladar made four saves, including Steven Stamkos’ drive from the left circle and Kucherov’s shot from the low right circle, during a power play late in the period.
Vladar was also strong in the second, turning aside 13 の 14 ショット.
“Sometimes you learn lessons the hard way in this league and I thought we learned a lot of the, 今晩,” Flames center Blake Coleman said.
Gaudreau appeared to make contact with Stamkos behind the net following Killorn’s goal that led to a scrum. There were three fights in the game.
Coleman received his 2021 Stanley Cup ring from the Lightning before the morning skate and video tribute in the first period.
コールマン, a two-time cup winner with Tampa Bay, signed as a free agent with the Flames during the offseason. He had two goals, including the game-winner in Game 2, during Tampa Bay’s five-game final win over Montreal last July.
“I can’t say enough great things about Blake Coleman,” クーパーは言った. “His intangibles were exceptional. “We don’t win the cups without him. Brings back a ton of good memories but also some sad one’s in the fact he’s not here anymore.”
Tampa Bay is 8-0-1 in its last nine home games. … The 36-year old Perry reached 10 goals for the first time since 2017-18 while with Anaheim. … Kucherov has 153 multipoint games, fourth most in team history.
炎: At Carolina on Friday night.
ライトニング: Host Boston on Saturday night.