Bruins vs Lightning Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Bruins vs Lightning Final: 3-1 - Recap|
The Bruins earned a 3-1 victory over the Lightning on Thursday at TD Garden.
The Bruins were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chris Kelly, Patrice Bergeron, and Milan Lucic each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Kelly opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 11:39 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Tuukka Rask stopped 32 of 33 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.
Valtteri Filppula scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Anders Lindback stopped 22 of 25 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-3, while the Lightning were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 33-25.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.