Nashville vs Tampa Bay Recap - Lightning Win 4-2
|Nashville vs Tampa Bay Recap - Lightning Win 4-2|
The Lightning beat Nashville 4-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Anders Lindback's 28 saves.
Tampa Bay was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Martin St. Louis, Teddy Purcell, Richard Panik, and Alex Killorn each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Killorn opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 2:25 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Victor Hedman and Jean-Philippe Cote.
Anders Lindback stopped 28 of 30 Nashville shots in the victory.
Craig Smith (2) scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Anders Lindback.
Nashville got a 19-stop effort from Marek Mazanec in the loss.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Nashville 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 Hurricanes. The Predators will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.