Tampa Bay vs Ottawa Wrap - Ottawa Wins 3-2
|Tampa Bay vs Ottawa Wrap - Ottawa Wins 3-2|
Curtis McElhinney stopped 35 shots against Tampa Bay on Saturday, leading Ottawa to a 3-2 victory at Scotiabank Place.
Ottawa was an underdog by +143 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ottawa got goals from Jason Spezza, Ryan Shannon, and Nick Foligno in the victory. Shannon opened the scoring at 12:27 of the third period.
Curtis McElhinney turned in a 35-save effort for the Senators.
Vincent Lecavalier and Dana Tyrell scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Curtis McElhinney.
Tampa Bay got a 31-stop effort from Dwayne Roloson in the loss.
Ottawa scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 37-34.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act on the road to face Carolina looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head home to face New York.