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((HT: CBC/NHL))Tampa Bay Lightning winger Steven Stamkos joined very exclusive company getting the 60th goal of the year against Winnipeg...He's the first player to reach 60 since Alex Ovechkin did it four years ago. Stamkos is the 20th player in NHL history to score 60 or more goals in a season. He and Ovechkin are the only ones to get there since Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr both did it in the 1995-96 season.
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Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos has joined the NHL's 60-goal club.
He scored at 3:29 of the third period at the last home game of the Winnipeg Jets.
He sent a slap shot past goaltender Ondrej Pavelec's glove on a pass from Martin St. Louis to put Tampa ahead 3-1.
Although they chanted ''No goal Stamkos'' all night every time he had a chance at the puck and...
Steven Stamkos scored his 60th goal of the season and Teddy Purcell had a hat trick -- including the overtime winner -- and the Tampa Bay Lightning ended their season with a 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday.
Fans recognized Stamkos' feat and gave him a standing ovation after Martin St. Louis sent a pass to the front of the net and Stamkos fired it over Ondrej Pavelec...
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos scored his league-leading 59th goal in Thursday's 3-2 road loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Stamkos connected almost midway through the third period to tie Pavel Bure (2000-01) for the second-most goals in a season since 1995-96.
Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals scored 65 in 2007-08.
The No. 1 overall pick in the 2008 draft...
Well, you can take 15 minutes of your night and watch all 60 scored by Steven Stamkos this season.
Sportsnet had this video earlier, but it is only available to Canadian IPs, so thanks to ktornado for the upload.
Steven Stamkos became the 20th player in NHL history to score 60 goals
in a season and Teddy Purcell completed his second career hat trick 1:07
into overtime as visiting Tampa Bay defeated Winnipeg 4-3 on Saturday in the season
finale for both.Stamkos took a pass from Martin St. Louis and
swooped into the slot to score 3:29 into the third period, joining Alex
Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith was named the NHL's First Star of the Week on Monday.
Smith extended his shutout streak to 234 minutes, 25 seconds before yielding a goal to St. Louis during the first period on Friday. He stopped 31 of 32 shots that night and made 23 saves on Saturday as Phoenix claimed the Pacific Division title.
Tampa Bay Lightning stud Steven Stamkos...
from John Kreiser of NHL.com, 0—Penalty minutes assessed in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 6-3 win against the Edmonton Oilers on Feb. 6. It was the only game of the season—and the first in the NHL since April 2, 2010—in which no penalties were called.
5—Overtime goals by Tampa Bay’s Steven Stamkos, the most by a player in one season since the NHL re-instituted overtime in...
NEW YORK (April 9, 2012) – Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith, Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos and Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby have been named the NHL’s ‘Three Stars’ for the week ending April 8.
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