Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - Valtteri Filppula scored the deciding goal and
Adam Erne added the insurance tally in the shootout as Tampa Bay clipped St.
Louis, 4-3, in exhibition action on Wednesday.
Teddy Purcell missed on the Bolts' first chance in the shootout, but the next
two shooters hit their mark. Meanwhile, the Blues' Ty Rattie and Chris Stewart
failed to hit the net.
Erne added two markers in regulation and Tom Pyatt tied the game near the
midway point of the third for the Lightning, who trailed 3-0 late in the
second period. Kristers Gudlevskis picked up the win in relief of Cedrick
Desjardins. The goaltenders combined to stop 25 shots prior to the shootout.
Dmitrij Jaskin scored twice and Jaden Schwartz once in regulation for St.
Louis. Brian Elliott went the distance for the Blues, allowing three goals on
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