On Saturday evening, the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 with solid contributions from Sebastian Aho and Brent Burns, who each recorded a goal and an assist. Pyotr Kochetkov also played a key role in the victory, stopping 23 shots and earning his fifth career shutout.
Carolina secured their sixth victory in eight games with goals from Teuvo Teravainen and Stefan Noesen.
Jonas Johansson, the goaltender who kept the Hurricanes from scoring in their initial game, blocked 28 shots for the Lightning.
Tampa Bay’s lineup did not include forward Nikita Kucherov, who was ranked second in the NHL with 23 points, due to illness.