Carolina vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 4-3
|Carolina vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 4-3|
The Hurricanes came up short Saturday against the Lightning, falling 4-3.
Tampa Bay won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Vincent Lecavalier, Sean Bergenheim, Marc-Andre Bergeron, and Steve Downie each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Downie opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 4:26 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Martin St. Louis and Steven Stamkos.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 31-save effort for the Lightning.
Erik Cole, Eric Staal, and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Dwayne Roloson.
Carolina got a 37-stop effort from Cam Ward in the loss.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 1-for-8 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay outshot Carolina 41-34 in the game.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.