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Callahan, Stamkos score in 2nd as Lightning get 4 straight goals and beat Hurricanes, 4-3 @NHL

RALEIGH, N.C. - Ryan Callahan and Steven Stamkos scored in the second period to give Tampa Bay the lead and the Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Sunday night.

J.T. Brown and Tyler Johnson scored in the third to help Tampa Bay snap a four-game losing streak and beat Carolina for the 10th time in the last 12 meetings. Andrei Vasilevsky finished with 31 saves.

Eric Staal, Kris Versteeg and Jordan Staal scored for the Hurricanes, who snapped a three-game winning streak. Cam Ward stopped with 27 saves.

Callahan tied it 38 seconds into the second and Stamkos gave the Lightning the lead with 1:06 left in the period. Brown and Johnson made it 4-1 before the midpoint of the third.

Versteeg's snap shot pulled Carolina within two with about 4 1/2 minutes to go and Jordan Staal closed the scoring with 1 second left in the game.

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