TAMPA, Fla. – Plenty of fight and determination rests within the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Teams don’t reach the top of the NHL standings on just skill alone. No team is good enough to accomplish that feat.
When you combine the skill with the will, you get games like Tuesday, and you see it in players such as Tyler Johnson.
The heart and hustle on display by Johnson epitomized the will the Lightning showed against the Carolina Hurricanes, and the skill helped complete the effort in a 5-4 victory at Amalie Arena, fueled by Johnson’s third career regular season hat trick.
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