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Callahan's goal has Lightning a win away from Stanley Cup Final

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Lightning score 19 seconds into Game 5

Cedric Paquette gets the puck from Ryan Callahan and lights the lamp early for the Lightning.

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Why the Vegas Golden Knights should be Canada's team

With a Canadian-heavy roster and their style of play, the Golden Knights -- not the Winnipeg Jets -- should be Canada's rooting interest.

Vegas one win away from Stanley Cup Final after Smith's late goal

Dustin Byfuglien fans on a slap shot, sparking a Golden Knights' breakaway, which Reilly Smith converts on for the go-ahead goal.

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If experience has taught Lightning forward Ryan Callahan anything, it's this: "We have a lot of unfinished business. This isn't even close to being over. This last game is definitely the hardest and this a a very, very good Washington team. To go in their building and try to close them out is going to be tough."

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Cedric Paquette on the Lightning fourth line setting the tone early in both the first and second periods: "For me to play with these two guys [Ryan Callahan and Chris Kunitz] — it's just been unreal." He also said that there's been a huge emphasis on faster starts overall.

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What was the difference-maker for the Lightning in finally being able to get a win on home ice this series? Dan Girardi said it was all about the start they had.

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Lightning coach Jon Cooper made some line tweaks heading into Game 3 but never touched the fourth line. "You can always look at the box score before tonight and say those guys don't have a ton of points but what those guys bring to our team is inspiring."

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Lightning score 19 seconds into Game 5

Cedric Paquette gets the puck from Ryan Callahan and lights the lamp early for the Lightning.

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Callahan's goal has Lightning a game away from Cup final

In the first minute of the second period, Anton Stralman makes a move to the net and the puck goes off of Ryan Callahan for a goal.

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Things getting a little weird on the Kiss Cam tonight at Amalie. There were a couple of these.

Jenna Laine, ESPN Staff Writer17h ago

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Pregame at Amalie Arena, moments before puck drops in Game 5. "Our Time, Our Ice."

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