Rangers Fall 3-2 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap
The Rangers came up short Thursday against the Lightning, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Tampa Bay won as a +155 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by Dominic Moore, who beat Henrik Lundqvist in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Tampa Bay. Tampa Bay got goals from Ryan Malone and Dominic Moore in the victory. Malone opened the scoring at 11:23 of the second period.
Mathieu Garon turned in a 28-save effort for the Lightning.
New York got goals from Ryan Callahan and Artem Anisimov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 29 of 31 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-4, while the Rangers were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 31-30.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Buffalo.