Lightning Fall 4-2 Against New Jersey - Game Recap
|Lightning Fall 4-2 Against New Jersey - Game Recap|
New Jersey skated to a 4-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Thursday in NHL action at Prudential Center.
New Jersey won as a -121 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias, Ilya Kovalchuk, Andy Greene, and Adam Henrique in the victory. Henrique opened the scoring at 3:28 of the second period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 17-save effort for the Devils.
Tampa Bay got goals from Matt Carle and Nate Thompson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tampa Bay got a 23-stop effort from Anders Lindback in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 2-for-4, while the Lightning were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 27-19.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head on the road to face Boston.