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LeBrun: Superstar scorer Stamkos is back

Steven Stamkos' scoring touch and confidence have returned, helping push the Lightning to one win away from the Stanley Cup finals.

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Lightning blank Rangers in Game 5

Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another as the Lightning are now just a win away from the Stanley Cup finals.

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Stamkos haunting the Rangers

Steven Stamkos scored for the fourth straight game Sunday. He is the first player to score goals in four straight games of a playoff series against the Rangers since Mario Lemieux in 1996 (via Elias).

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Lightning blank Rangers in Game 5

Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another, and the Lightning are now just a win away from the Stanley Cup finals.

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When asked how long it took him to catch his breath after being hit "down there" Bishop said: “Good thing there’s some time in between."

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Ben Bishop got a lot of help tonight. I can think of maybe three high quality stops. Lightning kept Rangers on the outside. #NYR

Rapid reaction: Lightning take series lead

Two second-period goals were all the Lightning needed to steal a win at MSG and take home a 3-2 series lead over the Rangers, but the recent turnaround from Steven Stamkos shouldn't be overlooked. Power play proves critical

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Steven Stamkos (TB): goal and assist in 2-0 win over Rangers He has 14 points over his last 10 playoff games (7 goals, 7 assists)