Penguins vs Lightning Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Penguins vs Lightning Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Pittsburgh skated to a 4-3 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday in NHL action at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh won as a -161 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Chris Kunitz, Evgeni Malkin, Sidney Crosby, and James Neal in the victory. Kunitz opened the scoring at 4:13 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 25-save effort for the Penguins.
Steven Stamkos (2) and Tom Pyatt scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Tampa Bay got a 16-stop effort from Anders Lindback in the loss.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-3, while the Lightning were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 32-28.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head on the road to face New Jersey.