NHL: Vancouver 5, Minnesota 2

ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Darcy Hordichuk, Mason Raymond, Henrik Sedin, Matt Pettinger and Alex Burrows scored for Vancouver Thursday and the Canucks beat Minnesota 5-2.

NHL: Atlanta 6, Tampa Bay 2

ATLANTA, April 11 (UPI) -- Colby Armstrong had two goals and Kari Lehtonen had 33 saves Saturday in the Atlanta Thrashers' 6-2 win over Tampa Bay.

NHL: Washington 4, Tampa Bay 2

TAMPA, Fla., April 9 (UPI) -- Brooks Laich scored two goals for the Washington Capitals Thursday in a 4-2 victory over Tampa Bay, the Lightning's eighth straight defeat.

NHL: N.Y. Islanders 3, Tampa Bay 1

UNIONDALE, N.Y., April 4 (UPI) -- Yann Danis stopped 29-of-30 shots Saturday when the New York Islanders skated to a 3-1 win over the Tampa Lightning.

NHL: Toronto 4, Tampa Bay 3 (SO)

TAMPA, Fla., March 17 (UPI) -- John Mitchell scored the winning goal in the sixth round of a shootout Tuesday for a 4-3 win over Tampa Bay after Toronto overcame a three-goal deficit.

NHL: Tampa Bay 4, Toronto 1

TORONTO, March 12 (UPI) -- Ryan Malone had a goal and an assist Thursday and Martin St. Louis delivered the game-winner in the second period, lifting Tampa Bay to a 4-1 win over Toronto.

NHL: Tampa Bay 2, Pittsburgh 0

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Mike Smith stopped the15 shots he faced Tuesday in Tampa Bay's 2-0 win over Pittsburgh.

NHL: Detroit 4, Tampa Bay 3

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Johan Franzen scored the last of four unanswered Detroit goals Thursday and the Red Wings held on to defeat Tampa Bay 4-3.

NHL: Vancouver 6, Calgary 2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 31 (UPI) -- Trevor Linden scored twice and Roberto Luongo stopped 27 shots Sunday night to lead the Vancouver Canucks past Calgary 6-2.

NHL: Vancouver 4, Edmonton 1

EDMONTON, Alberta, March 21 (UPI) -- Roberto Luongo stopped 33 of 34 shots Thursday in carrying the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 decision over Edmonton.

NHL: Vancouver 4, Dallas 3

DALLAS, March 15 (UPI) -- Brendan Morrison's early third period goal Saturday gave the Vancouver Canucks a 4-3 victory against the Dallas Stars.

NHL: Vancouver 6, Nashville 2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 7 (UPI) -- Alexandre Burrows scored shorthanded just 37 seconds into the game Thursday, touching off the Vancouver Canucks' 6-2 rout of Nashville.

NHL: Washington 6, Atlanta 3

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Mike Green scored his sixth and seventh goals of the season Saturday and the Washington Capitals topped the Atlanta Thrashers 6-3.

NHL: Washington 7, Toronto 1

TORONTO, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Alex Ovechkin scored two goals Monday, leading the Washington Capitals to a 7-1 rout of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

NHL: Tampa Bay 5, Washington 2

TAMPA, Fla., March 31 (UPI) -- Vincent Lecavalier scored his 51st goal of the season Saturday night, as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals, 5-2.
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Matt Pettinger
Colorado Avalanche goalie Jose Theodore (R) stops Vancouver Canucks Matt Pettinger on a breakaway in the third period at the Pepsi Center in Denver on March 4, 2008. Colorado beat Vancouver 2-1. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)

Matt Pettinger (born October 22, 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League. He was raised in Victoria, British Columbia.

Pettinger was drafted in the 2nd round, 43rd overall, by the Washington Capitals in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. Before his professional career, Pettinger played a season and half for the University of Denver Pioneers before joining the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League (WHL) midway through the 1999–00 season.

He spent his first few seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) splitting time between the Washington Capitals and their American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Portland Pirates, before earning a full-time roster spot with the Capitals in 2003–04. Pettinger was inactive during the 2004–05 NHL lockout, then recorded a career-high 20 goals, 18 assists and 38 points as NHL play resumed the following season.

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