Derek Stepan had the big play during a third period that featured a strong team effort by the New York Rangers.
Stepan had a tiebreaking goal and added an assist, helping the Rangers extend their winning streak to five with a 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night.
''As a team we did a good job of handling momentum and winning battles and playing simple,'' Stepan said. ''Our battle level was really high, and I think that was a big part of our success.''
Stepan, who took a shot off his left ankle in Thursday's 5-3 win over Carolina, gave New York a 3-2 lead on a low slot rebound goal with 3:19 left in the game. Brad Richards scored an empty-netter in the final minute.
The Rangers also got goals from Ruslan Fedotenko and Artem Anisimov. Henrik Lundqvist stopped 24 shots.
''I'm really happy how the guys handled themselves in between the second and third period,'' Rangers coach John Tortorella said. '...