Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Joni Pitkanen, of Finland, and Tampa Bay Lightning center Alex Killorn, left, go for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)

Photo by: Brian Blanco

Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Joni Pitkanen, of Finland, and Tampa Bay Lightning center Alex Killorn, left, go for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)