Tampa Bay’s 9 goals tied a team record. 5 of those scores came on the power play, which also matched the franchise notch.
Kucherov has scored a goal and got two assists, as the Lightning scored 4 times within the first seven minutes of the first period.
The Bolts who hadn’t played since Saturday when they completed back-to back wins over Buffalo in Stockholm, Sweden.
“These are unique games because in this league nobody is 9-3 better than the other,” Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper said. “In 82 games you are going to see one or two of these. Guys are feeling it on your side and it’s frustrating (on the other). I’ve been on their side as well.
Coming up on Saturday Night the Lightning (9-5-2) will host the Winnipeg Jets (11-8-1) at 3:00 PM EST at Amalie Arena.