Lightning strike down Islanders

Lightning strike down Islanders

Steve Stamkos scored twice to help the Tampa Bay Lightning defeat the New York Islanders 5-2 Thursday night.

Tampa Bay won the game as -145 favorites, while the seven goals made it OVER the posted over/under (5.5).

Martin St. Louis, Vincent Lecavalier, and Alex Tanguay added singles for the Lightning.

Matt Moulson and Jon Sim tallied in the loss for the Islanders, while Dwayne Roloson stopped 26 shots.