Striking Distance

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The Tampa Bay Lightning are one win away from capturing the Stanley Cup after a 5-4 overtime win over the Dallas Stars in Game 4 on the Stanley Cup Final on Friday night. Trailing 2-1, the Stars got off to a quick start in Game 4, scoring twice in the first period. Tampa got back in the game with a goal late in the first period. Heading into the third period, the game was knotted 3-3 when Alex Killorn gave the Lightning its first lead of the game. Joe Pavelski answered as the game went into overtime. Taking advantage of a Jamie Benn penalty,  Tampa won the game on a perfect shot by Kevin Shattenkirk at 6:34 of sudden death.