TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ben Bishop made 24 saves to get 100th win with Tampa Bay, Nikita Kucherov scored his 21st goal, and the Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 on Wednesday night.
J.T. Brown and Tyler Johnson also scored for the Lightning, who have won nine of 10.
Gustav Nyquist had Detroit’s lone goal. Petr Mrazek stopped 20 shots and had his seven-game road winning streak end.
Bishop made several strong saves in the third, including one where he returned from behind the net to glove Pavel Datsyuk’s tough angle shot.