Lightning Down Winnipeg 4-2 - Match Report
|Lightning Down Winnipeg 4-2 - Match Report|
Martin St. Louis scored twice to lead the Lightning over Winnipeg 4-2 on Tuesday at MTS Centre.
The Lightning were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Martin St. Louis (2), Valtteri Filppula, and Ondrej Palat in the victory. Filppula opened the scoring at 1:20 of the first period.
Anders Lindback stopped 12 of 14 Winnipeg shots in the victory.
Olli Jokinen and Dustin Byfuglien scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Anders Lindback.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 1-for-5, while the Jets were 2-for-6 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 33-14.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against the Capitals. Winnipeg, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.