Lightning Fall 4-3 Against Winnipeg - Game Recap
It came down to a shootout and Ondrej Pavelec foiled the opposition in a 4-3 victory for Winnipeg over Tampa Bay Tuesday.
Winnipeg won as a -121 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
The win was clinched by Andrew Ladd, who beat Ben Bishop in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Winnipeg. Winnipeg got goals from Andrew Ladd (2) and Blake Wheeler in the victory. Ladd opened the scoring at 1:23 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 24-save effort for the Jets.
Martin St. Louis, Pierre-Cedric Labrie, and Steven Stamkos scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Ondrej Pavelec.
Ben Bishop stopped 33 of 36 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 36-27.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Montreal.