Steven Stamkos completes ninth career hat trick

by Andrew Mulville | Lightning Correspondent | Tue, Dec 11th 4:51pm EST

On Monday, the Tampa Bay Lightning extended their win streak to seven games by defeating the New York Rangers six to three at Amalie Arena. Steven Stamkos netted three of Tampa Bay's goals to complete his ninth career hat trick. The Lightning’s high-octane offense continues to roll, scoring at least five goals in six of their last seven games. Tampa Bay looks to increase their Atlantic division lead when they take on the Toronto Maple Leafs Thursday at home.

Fantasy Impact:

Steven Stamkos now has seven goals and three assists in the past five games. With the hot hand and abundance of confidence, Stamkos is a must-start player. Playing a critical role in one of the most productive offenses in the NHL, Steven Stamkos will continue to tally points in the coming weeks. Stamkos looks to build on his recent success against Toronto on Thursday.

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