Calgary Falls 2-0 to Lightning - Recap
Calgary couldn't break through the Tampa Bay defense on Friday, failing to score on Ben Bishop in a 2-0 loss at Scotiabank Saddledome.
Tampa Bay was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Nikita Kucherov and Ondrej Palat in the victory. Palat opened the scoring at 5:23 of the second period.
Ben Bishop stopped 19 of 19 Calgary shots in the victory.
Calgary got a 27-stop effort from Karri Ramo in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-5, while the Flames were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay outshot Calgary 29-19 in the game.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face Colorado.