Recap - Lightning Defeat Buffalo 3-0

Recap - Lightning Defeat Buffalo 3-0

Buffalo couldn't break through the Tampa Bay defense on Saturday, failing to score on Mathieu Garon in a 3-0 loss at St. Pete Times Forum.

The Lightning were a -101 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Pavel Kubina, Martin St. Louis, and Victor Hedman each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Kubina opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 4:51 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Steven Stamkos and Teddy Purcell.

Mathieu Garon stopped 21 of 21 Buffalo shots in the victory.

Buffalo got a 23-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.

Tampa Bay scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 26-21.