Found April 05, 2013 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Ben Bishop earned a shutout in his debut with Tampa Bay and the Lightning routed the reeling Carolina Hurricanes 5-0 on Thursday night. Bishop, acquired a day earlier from Ottawa in exchange for promising rookie Cory Conacher, stopped a career-high 45 shots. Teddy Purcell, Tom Pyatt and Keith Aulie scored during the Lightning's three-goal second period. Martin St. Louis had a goal and two assists, NHL goals leader Steven Stamkos had two assists, and Benoit Pouliot added a goal and an assist to help Tampa Bay earn points for the fourth straight game. The Lightning moved into a tie with Carolina for third in the mediocre Southeast Division. Dan Ellis stopped 25 shots for the reeling Hurricanes. Since they led Washington 2-0 on March 14 -- a game they went on to lose 3-2 -- they have been outscored 42-15 while dropping 10 of 11 games. Bishop became the latest goalie to beat them. He earned his third career shutout and second of the season while improving t...
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