Lightning edge Canadiens 2-1 in OT
Tampa Bay forward Nate Thompson was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL on Saturday for an illegal check to the head against New Jersey's Matt D'Agostini.
The Tampa Bay Lightning removed a potentially popular trade deadline target Saturday when they agreed to terms with center Nate Thompson on a four-year contract extension.
Nate Thompson scored twice and Martin St. Louis and rookie Alexander Killorn each had a goal and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning snapped a five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the struggling New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.
Nate Thompson scored 19 seconds into overtime to help the Lightning beat the Rangers 2-1 on Saturday night.