Palat scores, lifts Lightning to 7-6 OT win over Red Wings
DETROIT (AP) - Ondrej Palat scored with 2:17 left in overtime, lifting the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 7-6 comeback win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.
Tyler Bertuzzi scored a career-high four goals to help the Red Wings take a three-goal lead three times.
Tampa Bay rallied in the third period when Ross Colton, Nikita Kucherov and Alex Killorn scored in a four-minute span to make it 6-all.
The two-time defending Stanley Cup champions were routed 6-2 in their opener by Pittsburgh and avoided opening a season with two losses for the first time since 2009.
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10/14/2021 10:46:20 PM (GMT -4:00)