Tampa Bay Ices Vancouver 4-2 - Recap
|Tampa Bay Ices Vancouver 4-2 - Recap|
The Lightning beat Vancouver 4-2 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Ben Bishop's 28 saves.
The Lightning were a +144 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Valtteri Filppula, Tyler Johnson, Nikita Kucherov, and Alex Killorn in the victory. Filppula opened the scoring at 15:27 of the second period.
Ben Bishop turned in a 28-save effort for the Lightning.
Vancouver got goals from Brad Richardson and Zac Dalpe in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Eddie Lack stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 33-30.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.