Tampa Bay vs Philadelphia Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 5-3
The Lightning earned a 5-3 victory over Philadelphia on Monday behind a 35-save performance from Dwayne Roloson at Wells Fargo Center.
Tampa Bay won as a +213 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Martin St. Louis, Ryan Malone, Tom Pyatt, J.T. Wyman, and Steven Stamkos each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Malone opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 8:08 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Trevor Smith.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 35-save effort for the Lightning.
Philadelphia got goals from Scott Hartnell, Wayne Simmonds, and Matt Read in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 10 of 14 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 38-15.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Toronto.