Mike Santorelli also beat Lightning goalie Ben Bishop in the tiebreaker as Winnipeg moved into a tie with the New York Rangers for the eighth and final Eastern Conference playoff seed.
Blake Wheeler registered a goal and two assists for the Jets, who reeled off a fourth straight win in their playoff push.
Pierre-Cedric Labrie scored twice and Steven Stamkos also found the net for the Bolts.
Bishop finished with 33 saves in the loss.
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