ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Jeff Halpern scored the deciding goal in the fifth round of the shootout Saturday to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 win over the Atlanta Thrashers.
Each team had 10 shots on goal in the second period. Atlanta outshot the Lightning 15-6 in the third.
Miittymaki finished with 37 saves for Tampa Bay. Hedberg had 24 saves.