J.T. Miller

Stamkos has career-high 5 points as Lightning outlast Flyers

Steven Stamkos and Victor Hedman were too much for the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

Stamkos and Hedman combined for four goals and five assists to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 7-6 shootout victory against the Flyers.

Stamkos scored twice and added three assists to set a career high with five points while Hedman had two goals and tied a career high with four points.

League-leading scorer Nikita Kucherov returned from a two-game absence and had three assists.

"When these guys are rolling you just have to keep putting them out there," Lightning coach Jon Cooper said. "You want them to keep going with that feeling they are having and it...