Lightning Down Washington 4-2 - Match Report
|Lightning Down Washington 4-2 - Match Report|
Tampa Bay skated to a 4-2 victory over Washington on Friday in NHL action at Verizon Center.
The Lightning were a +156 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Sean Bergenheim, Dominic Moore, Steve Downie, and Steven Stamkos in the victory. Bergenheim opened the scoring at 2:12 of the first period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 26-save effort for the Lightning.
Washington got goals from Alexander Semin and Eric Fehr in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Michal Neuvirth stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Capitals, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Washington went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Washington by a margin of 28-24.