Penguins Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report
|Penguins Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report|
Pittsburgh skated to a 3-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday in NHL action at St. Pete Times Forum.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Arron Asham, Max Talbot, and Tyler Kennedy in the victory. Talbot opened the scoring at 5:46 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 25-save effort for the Penguins.
Martin St. Louis (2) scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Dwayne Roloson stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-2, while the Lightning were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 30-27.