TAMPA, Fla | Erne scores tiebreaker late, Lightning beat Canadiens 6-5

TAMPA, Fla | Erne scores tiebreaker late, Lightning beat Canadiens 6-5

TAMPA, Fla.— Adam Erne made a strong case for more playing time with the NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning.

The 23-year-old forward scored twice in the third period, including the go-ahead goal with 1:02 left, and the Lightning extended their point streak to 14 games with a 6-5 victory Saturday night over the Montreal Canadiens.

After tying it 5-all at 9:36 of the third, Erne got the winner from the right circle.

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