Lightning nip Hurricanes

Lightning nip Hurricanes

Steve Downie's third period marker was the winner, as the Tampa Bay Lightning edged the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Monday night.

Tampa Bay won as +105 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 5.5-goal total listed by oddsmakers.

Vincent Lecavalier and Ryan Malone also scored for the Lightning, who outshot the Hurricanes 32-22 in the win.

Matt Cullen and Chad LaRose replied for Carolina in a losing effort.