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Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18), of the Czech Republic, shoots and scores a goal around Vancouver Canucks center Jordan Schroeder (45) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 17, 2014, in Tampa, Fla.
TAMPA, Fla.—Steven Stamkos and Ondrej Palat both had a goal and an assist to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning past the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Monday night.

Valtteri Filppula and Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning, who moved into a second-place tie with Montreal—with one game at hand—in the Atlantic Division after completing a 3-1-2 homestand. Ben Bishop extended his single-season team record with his 32nd win.

Vancouver, which started play 10th in the Western Conference, is 3-6-1 in its last 10 games. Alexandre Burrows scored two goals, and Jannik Hansen added a short-handed tally for the Canucks.

After Pyatt scored midway through the third period, the Canucks got within one on goals by Burrows at 11:44 and Hansen at 15:16.

Stamkos put the Lightning up 1-0 with a power-play goal from the low slot 17:56 into the game. Palat assisted on the goal, and has five assists and nine points during a five-game point streak.

Bishop made in-close rebound saves on Alexander Edler and Shawn Matthias late in the first.

After Eddie Lack stopped eight Lightning shots early in the second, Tampa Bay went ahead 2-0 when Palat's pass went off sliding Canucks defenseman Ryan Stanton and into the net at 6:54.

Filppula made it 3-0 with 9 seconds left in the second when his pass deflected off Stanton and past Lack. The center has two goals and eight points during a five-game point streak.

Burrows ended Bishop's bid for a second consecutive shutout on a power-play rebound goal 5:44 into the third.


Bishop got his fifth shutout this season in a 3-0 victory over New Jersey on Saturday.

NOTES: The Lightning held a pregame ceremony honoring the 2004 Stanley Cup championship team. Vancouver coach John Tortorella coached Tampa Bay in 2004 and walked to center ice to a loud ovation when he was introduced. ... Stamkos has two goals in six games since he returned from a broken right shin. ... Filppula's goal was his 300th NHL point.