Lightning vs Blue Jackets Final: 4-2 - Recap
Tampa Bay skated to a 4-2 victory over Columbus on Tuesday in NHL action at St. Pete Times Forum.
Tampa Bay was favored by -185 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Vincent Lecavalier, Martin St. Louis, Nate Thompson, and Mike Angelidis in the victory. Angelidis opened the scoring at 13:20 of the first period.
Mathieu Garon turned in a 22-save effort for the Lightning.
Brett Lebda and Ryan Johansen scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Mathieu Garon.
Columbus got a 27-stop effort from Curtis Sanford in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 1-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay outshot Columbus 31-24 in the game.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose.