Lightning reach rare milestone with win over Senators

first_imgThe Lightning reached a rare milestone Monday.Tampa Bay became the third team ever to tally 60 wins in a season. The team joins the Red Wings, who completed the feat in 1995-96, and the Canadiens (1976-77). Lightning sign coach Jon Cooper to multi-year extension Lightning clinch Atlantic Division, Presidents’ Trophycenter_img The Lightning beat the Senators, 5-2, to move to 60-15-4 on the season. They have just three regular-season games left. The @TBLightning are the third team in NHL history to reach the 60-win mark in a season, joining the Red Wings in 1995-96 (62-13-7, 131 points) and Canadiens in 1976-77 (60-8-12, 132 points). #NHLStats #TBLvsOTT— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 2, 2019Tampa Bay clinched the top seed in the Atlantic Division on March 18, and earned the Presidents’ Trophy, which is awarded to the NHL team that finishes with the most points in the regular season.  Related Newslast_img

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