Pittsburgh Falls 4-2 to Lightning - Recap
The Lightning earned a 4-2 victory over the Penguins on Monday at St. Pete Times Forum.
Bettors who backed the Lightning were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Sean Bergenheim, Ryan Malone, Steve Downie, and Teddy Purcell in the victory. Purcell opened the scoring at 16:36 of the first period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 27-save effort for the Lightning.
Pascal Dupuis and Jordan Staal scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Dwayne Roloson.
Pittsburgh got a 17-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
Tampa Bay scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Tampa Bay 29-21 in the game.