Recap - Rangers Defeat Tampa Bay 4-3
|Recap - Rangers Defeat Tampa Bay 4-3|
Tampa Bay was unable to break down Henrik Lundqvist on Sunday, firing 40 shots but scoring only 3 times in a 4-3 loss against the Rangers.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
New York got goals from Rick Nash, Benoit Pouliot, Chris Kreider, and Mats Zuccarello in the victory. Nash opened the scoring at 4:30 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 37-save effort for the Rangers.
Valtteri Filppula, Tyler Johnson, and Ondrej Palat scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Anders Lindback stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 3 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 40-29.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.