Jon Cooper On His Offense & Canes Goalie Justin Peters

After the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday evening Lightning coach Jon Cooper spoke about his teams offense, specifically firing off 50 shots, and gives credit to Carolina goalie Justin Peters.

“I got to tip my hat to that kid, I coached against him in the American League – he was a pain in the butt then and now he’s a pain in the butt in the NHL.”

Coach Cooper also applauded his teams offense for helping his defense out.

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