RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Mark Barberio scored his first two career goals and the Tampa Bay
Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Sunday to move into a tie for first place in the Atlantic Division.
Ondrej Palat had a goal and two assists, and he and Barberio scored 1:23 apart during the
Lightning's three-goal first period that also included a goal from Nikita Kucherov.
Teddy Purcell also scored for the Lightning, who pulled even with Boston atop the division with 62 points.
Ben Bishop made a career-high 48 saves for Tampa Bay. He shut out the Hurricanes in his only other two appearances in Raleigh, including a 3-0 victory on Nov. 1.
Alexander Semin, Eric Staal and Ron Hainsey each scored after Carolina fell behind 4-0.
Justin Peters gave up three goals on seven shots and exited with 4:53 left in the first.