The Carolina Hurricanes emerged victorious over the Tampa Bay Lightning, 6 to 4, on December 20, 2005.

Final

TBL

Lightning

18-13-3

4

CAR

6

Team

TBL

CAR

1

2

3

2

2

1

3

0

2

Total

4

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TBL

CAR

Lightning

Fredrik Modin (PP) assisted by Brad Richards and Vinny Prospal

1

0

Hurricanes

Eric Staal (EV) assisted by Erik Cole and Cory Stillman

1

1

Hurricanes

Andrew Hutchinson (PP) assisted by Justin Williams and Matt Cullen

1

2

Lightning

Vinny Prospal (EV) assisted by Vincent Lecavalier and Rob DiMaio

2

2

Hurricanes

Eric Staal (EV) assisted by Justin Williams and Frantisek Kaberle

2

3

2nd period

TBL

CAR

Hurricanes

Erik Cole (EV) assisted by Cory Stillman and Oleg Tverdovsky

2

4

Lightning

Ryan Craig (PP) assisted by Evgeny Artyukhin and Martin St. Louis

3

4

Lightning

Martin St. Louis (EV) assisted by Brad Richards

4

4

3rd period

TBL

CAR

Hurricanes

Matt Cullen (PP) assisted by Eric Staal

4

5

Hurricanes

Justin Williams (PP) assisted by Rod Brind'Amour and Oleg Tverdovsky

4

6