The Columbus Blue Jackets emerged victorious over the Tampa Bay Lightning, 5 to 3, on March 9, 2008.

Final

TBL

Lightning

26-35-8

3

CBJ

Blue Jackets

31-28-11

5

Team

TBL

CBJ

1

1

2

2

2

1

3

0

2

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TBL

CBJ

Blue Jackets

David Vyborny (EV) assisted by Rick Nash and Kris Russell

0

1

Lightning

Jeff Halpern (EV) assisted by Mathieu Darche and Michel Ouellet

1

1

Blue Jackets

Derek MacKenzie (EV) assisted by Gilbert Brule and Dan Fritsche

1

2

2nd period

TBL

CBJ

Blue Jackets

Michael Peca (EV) assisted by Nikolay Zherdev

1

3

Lightning

Martin St. Louis (EV) assisted by Jeff Halpern

2

3

Lightning

Vincent Lecavalier (EV-PS) unassisted

3

3

3rd period

TBL

CBJ

Blue Jackets

Jason Chimera (PP) assisted by Nikolay Zherdev and Dick Tarnstrom

3

4

Blue Jackets

Jiri Novotny (EV-EN) assisted by Manny Malhotra and Rick Nash

3

5