Capitals Fall 4-3 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap
|Capitals Fall 4-3 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap|
The Lightning earned a 4-3 victory over the Capitals on Tuesday at St. Pete Times Forum.
The Lightning were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Vincent Lecavalier, Sean Bergenheim, Ryan Malone, and Steven Stamkos in the victory. Bergenheim opened the scoring at 11:03 of the first period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 29-save effort for the Lightning.
Mike Knuble, Alex Ovechkin, and John Carlson scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Dwayne Roloson.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 26 of 30 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-4, while the Capitals were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Washington outshot Tampa Bay 32-30 in the game.