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How successful was the Lightning’s road trip?

Sports Day Tampa Bay: There was bad news Thursday in the Tampa Bay penalty box, for USF’s Blake Barnett, for the Yankees and the NFL’s reigning MVP.
Tampa Bay Lightning center Alex Killorn (17) and right wing Luke Witkowski (28) celebrate with goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) after the Lightning defeated the Boston Bruins 4-3 in a shootout in an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) [ELISE AMENDOLA | AP]
Published Oct. 18
Updated Oct. 18

Was the Lightning’s six-game road trip successful? The Cup contenders ended it with a 4-3 shootout win Thursday in Boston. But the Lightning took five penalties for the second game in a row, bothersome for this team that has so much talent.

Plus:

* The disappointing injury news for USF senior quarterback Blake Barnett.

* The Astros’ domination of the Yankees.

* The outlook for injured Chief quarterback Patrick Mahomes.

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