The 29-year-old Stamkos is the ninth active player and 98th overall player in NHL history to reach this milestone.
On the ensuing power play, Ehlers found space at the bottom of the right circle and snapped a wrist shot to the short side over Vasilevskiy’s glove at 7:39.
Tampa Bay had successfully killed off 17 consecutive power plays prior to the goal.
Stamkos pulled the Lightning within a goal on a one-timer with 2:16 left in the third period before Connor added an empty-net goal with 1:28 left. Cirelli scored with 21.9 seconds remaining.
— Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) November 17, 2019
With the loss the Lightning now fall to (9-6-2) & 20 points sitting in sixth place in the Atlantic Division currently and travel to Saint Louis to face the Stanley Cup Champions up next on Tuesday night 7:00 pm eastern time on NBCSN.