Tampa Bay Ices Anaheim 3-2 - Recap
|Tampa Bay Ices Anaheim 3-2 - Recap|
Steven Stamkos scored twice to lead the Lightning over Anaheim 3-2 on Tuesday at St. Pete Times Forum.
Tampa Bay won as a +122 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Steven Stamkos (2) and Teddy Purcell each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Stamkos opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 0:28 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ryan Malone and Teddy Purcell.
Mathieu Garon turned in a 28-save effort for the Lightning.
Saku Koivu and Bobby Ryan scored for the Ducks, finding the net behind Mathieu Garon.
Anaheim got a 13-stop effort from Jonas Hiller in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 1-for-2, while the Ducks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 30-16.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.