Boston vs Tampa Bay Recap - Bruins Win 4-2
Nathan Horton scored twice to lead the Bruins over Tampa Bay 4-2 on Thursday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Boston was favored by -115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Boston got goals from Nathan Horton (2), Patrice Bergeron, and Brad Marchand in the victory. Horton opened the scoring at 1:11 of the first period.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 24-save effort for the Bruins.
Steven Stamkos and Cory Conacher scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Tampa Bay got a 22-stop effort from Anders Lindback in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-0, while the Lightning were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.