'Canes Thumped By Lightning


Vincent Lecavalier set a team record with his sixth consecutive multipoint game in Tampa Bay's 6-1 rout of the Carolina Hurricanes.

Lecavalier had three goals and two assists. That gives him five goals and 11 points over his past six games.

He scored twice and also assisted on goals by Paul Ranger and
Martin St. Louis during a five-goal second

Johan Holmqvist made 28 saves for Tampa Bay, which has won four straight after a six-game skid.