New York Ices Tampa Bay 4-1 - Recap

New York Ices Tampa Bay 4-1 - Recap

New York skated to a 4-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Thursday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.

New York won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

New York got goals from Rick Nash, Marc Staal, Derek Stepan, and Carl Hagelin in the victory. Hagelin opened the scoring at 7:23 of the first period.

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 24 of 25 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.

Martin St. Louis scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.

Mathieu Garon stopped 38 of 42 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

New York scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

New York outshot Tampa Bay 42-25 in the game.

New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.