DETROIT - Some nights in the National Hockey League just don't make sense.
What makes sense is the Tampa Bay Lightning have the best goaltender in the world on their roster. And the best goaltender in the world had, perhaps, his greatest regular season performance on Saturday against the Red Wings.
Vasilevskiy was that good, primarily because the team in front of his wasn't very good.
In the end, Vasilevskiy is part of the team - a big part - and he earned the Lightning two points. Two nights earlier, on home ice, the Lightning outperformed the Buffalo Sabres to the point where they should ha...
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