Chicago at Tampa Bay

    Lightning 4, Blackhawks 2


    WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Simon Gagne had a goal and two assists and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Stanley Cup champion Chicago 4-2 in an exhibition game Wednesday, spoiling the return of Winnipeg-native Blackhawks stars Jonathan Toews, Patrick Sharp and Duncan Keith.

    Steven Stamkos, Blair Jones and Winnipeg-born forward Carter Ashton also scored for the Lightning (2-0) in front of a crowd of 14,092 at MTS Centre.

    Toews and Sharp scored for Chicago in the Blackhawks' preseason opener.

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    Scoring Summary
    1st Period
    17:57Steven Stamkos - Assists: Simon Gagne and Vincent Lecavalier
    2nd Period
    :49Patrick Sharp - Assists: Bryan Bickell and Fernando Pisani
    17:33Power Play - Carter Ashton - Assists: Victor Hedman and Eric Perrin
    3rd Period
    1:03Simon Gagne - Assist: Martin St. Louis
    1:36Jonathan Toews - Assists: Jeremy Morin and Igor Makarov
    14:12Blair Jones - Assists: Simon Gagne and Chris Durno
    Penalty Summary
    1st Period
    :53Steven Stamkos: hooking - minor
    8:09Jonathan Toews: holding stick - minor
    15:01Fernando Pisani: holding - minor
    2nd Period
    5:39Viktor Stalberg: slashing - minor
    8:16Nick Leddy: hooking - minor
    13:04Nick Boynton: fighting - major
    13:04Nick Boynton: game misconduct - misconduct
    13:04Blair Jones: instigator - minor
    13:04Blair Jones: fighting - major
    13:04Blair Jones: misconduct - misconduct
    15:08Jake Dowell: fighting - major
    15:08Chris Durno: fighting - major
    15:57Jack Skille: high-sticking - minor
    18:55Jonathan Toews: roughing - minor
    3rd Period
    3:21Vincent Lecavalier: hooking - minor
    4:02Jeremy Morin: slashing - minor
    9:18Chris Durno: tripping - minor
    15:59Victor Hedman: delay-of-game - minor
    17:27Blair Jones: goaltender interference - minor
    Shots on Goal
    Tampa Bay10109-29
    Hannu Toivonen26:27113
    Marty Turco30:42141
    Cedrick Desjardins59:49312
    Game Information
    Attendance - 14092
    Referees - Tom Kowal, Brad Meier
    Linesmen - Brian Mach, Ryan Galloway
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