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Blues beat Lighting behind controversial goal off the foot

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This is hockey. A team isn’t supposed to lose on a field goal. And yet, the Lightning lost a 2-1 game to the St. Louis Blues on Sunday night when the puck went into the net off the foot of Patrik Berglund with 2:29 to play. The officials immediately disallowed the goal, but after a review, they reversed the call and counted the goal. “It was an intentional kick,” said goaltender Ben Bishop. “He knows what he’s doing . It’s…

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Lightning in scoring slump after being shut out for second straight game

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Suddenly, the high-scoring Tampa Bay Lightning cannot buy a goal. The Lightning was shut out for the second straight game Tuesday night, dropping a 2-0 game to the St. Louis Blues. Coupled with Saturday’s 1-0 loss to Chicago, it has been a long time since the Lightning lit a lamp. The Lightning was shut out only one time all of last year. St. Louis goaltender Jake Allen stopped all 26 shots he faced. In all, Tampa Bay has 47 shots…

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