Tampa Bay vs Philadelphia Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 3-2
Tampa Bay skated to a 3-2 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday in NHL action at Wells Fargo Center.
The Lightning were a +175 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Pavel Kubina, Dominic Moore, and Steven Stamkos in the victory. Stamkos opened the scoring at 15:11 of the first period.
Dan Ellis turned in a 24-save effort for the Lightning.
Danny Briere and Nikolay Zherdev scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Dan Ellis.
Philadelphia got a 21-stop effort from Brian Boucher in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-6, while the Flyers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 26-24.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face Florida looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Pittsburgh.