Jordan Staal scores OT winner to get Hurricanes back in series vs. Lightning [VIDEO]

The Carolina Hurricanes are right back in it.

Following a pair of losses on home ice to the Tampa Bay Lightning in their second-round Stanley Cup Playoff series, they were faced with a must-win situation in Game 3 at Amalie Arena, and they took advantage of their chance on the power play in sudden death overtime.

Jordan Staal deflected Sebastien Aho’s shot past Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy at six minutes of overtime, cutting into Tampa’s series lead:

The Hurricanes will look to even things up when the two teams get together for Game 4 on Saturday.

Written by Michael Whitaker

Always at the front lines of Detroit Sports.


Brad Marchand tallies OT winner for Bruins [VIDEO]


Suns’ Devin Booker outscores entire Lakers team in 1st quarter