The Lightning's 2010 1st round pick Brett Connolly  tallied a first period and a third period goal in a 4-2 loss to the St. Louis Blues in the opening game of the 2010 Traverse City prospects tournament Saturday night. Connolly's first period tally was assisted by 2009 1st round pick Carter Ashton , as he and Connolly combined for 10 of Tampa's 26 shots on goal. James Wright  and Mark Barberio  assisted on Connolly's 3rd period marker with Wright sporting a team high +2 along with 3 shots of his own. 2010 3rd rounder Brock Beukeboom  was the only other Lightning plus player in the game.
Dustin Tokarski  stopped 31 of 34 shots in the loss. Radko Gudas  had a huge hit in the 3rd period, while Teigan Zahn  dropped the gloves for a 1st period bout against Cody Beach. Of the free agent invitees, forward Andrew Agozzino rang up 3 shots on goal.
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