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Victor Hedman
Blues earn a break with impressive 6-3 win over Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. The first time the Blues faced the Tampa Bay Lightning this season, the difference was the Blues play in goal. In the second meeting, it was all about the assists. There were three picture-perfect passes to set up some of the Blues' five goals on Thursday as they closed out their most grueling stretch of the season with a 6-3 win over the Eastern Conference leading Tampa Bay at Amalie Arena. So which one was best? Alexander Steen's feed to T.J. Oshie on a rush to start the scoring? Steen's stretch pass that split Tampa Bay's defense and perfectly spring Dmitrij Jaskin for the second goal? Or Oshie's no-look between-his-legs pass to David Backes for...