Three broken teeth and a fat lip didn't prevent Martin St. Louis from helping the Tampa Bay Lightning bite back to even their first-round playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

St. Louis had a goal and assist, Eric Brewer scored and had two assists and the Lightning rebounded to beat the Penguins, 5-1, Friday night in Pittsburgh.

Vincent Lecavalier, Nate Thompson and Mattias Ohlund -- into an empty net -- also scored. Simon Gagne had three assists and Tampa Bay, coming off a 3-0 loss Wednesday night, rediscovered its high-powered offense to blow the game open with a three-goal first period.

Craig Adams scored for the Penguins, who came out flat and will have two days to regroup for Game 3 at Tampa Bay on Monday night.

For St. Louis, the performance was payback after the diminutive forward was livid that no penalty was called after he was cracked across the face by Zbynek Michalek's errant stick in the second period of Game 1.

After a late-night trip to the dentist and two root canals, St. Louis was still unhappy but ready to move on when returning to practice Thursday.

The Lightning followed their top scorer's lead with an efficient opening period in which they scored on two of their first three shots, looking much like the team that finished second in the Eastern Conference with 247 goals.

The first period was a complete reversal of how Game 1 ended, with the Penguins scoring three times in the final 20 minutes. Another difference was how the crowd booed the Penguins off the ice two nights after goalie Marc-Andre Fleury exited to fans chanting his name and "MVP! MVP!"

After making several acrobatic saves in stopping all 32 shots he faced Wednesday, Fleury struggled in allowing three goals on eight shots and finished with 16 saves.

Lightning goalie Dwayne Roloson made 35 saves, including 14 in the final period. Roloson's best save came in the opening minute with his right shoulder to stop Tyler Kennedy's shot from the right circle on a two-on-one break.

Zetterberg out again. Henrik Zetterberg's left knee has not gotten healthy enough for him to play.

Red Wings coach Mike Babcock says Zetterberg won't be in the lineup Saturday in Game 2 in Detroit against the Phoenix Coyotes. Babcock says Zetterberg will make the trip when the series shifts to Arizona and hopes he plays soon.

The Red Wings won the opener of the first-round rematch without Zetterberg. He had 80 points during the regular season, 18 more than any teammate. -- AP

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