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St. Louis Sends Lightning Back To Playoffs

Apr 01, 2011 3:10 PM EST

Martin St. Louis scored his 30th goal of the season on Thursday as Tampa Bay defeated Pittsburgh to clinch a playoff spot.

"It's not our goal to get in and be happy with the first round," said left wing Ryan Malone.

It marks the team's first playoff berth since 2007.

Via Associated Press