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Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Cory Conacher scored twice and added an assist in the Tampa Bay Lightning's 8-3 triumph over the Winnipeg Jets Friday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Steven Stamkos and Vincent Lecavalier each tallied a goal and two assists, while Teddy Purcell and Benoit Pouliot added a goal and an assist apiece for the Lightning, who have won five straight and improved to 5-0 at home.

Ryan Malone and Nate Thompson also lit the lamp for Tampa Bay, and Anders Lindback added an assist while notching 26 saves in the victory.

Tobias Enstrom and Paul Postma each registered a goal and two assists, while Andrew Ladd contributed a goal and an assist for the Jets, who have dropped three straight.

Ondrej Pavelec allowed five goals on just 14 shots for Winnipeg before being removed midway through the second period in favor of Al Montoya, who gave up three goals on 11 shots in the setback.

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