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Lightning Fall 4-1 Against Boston - Game Recap

Boston earned a 4-1 victory over Tampa Bay behind a 2-goal performance from Rich Peverley on Saturday at TD Garden.

Boston was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Boston got goals from Rich Peverley (2), Daniel Paille, and David Krejci in the victory. Peverley opened the scoring at 2:04 of the second period.

Tim Thomas stopped 25 of 26 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.

Martin St. Louis scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.

Mathieu Garon stopped 38 of 42 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Boston scored 0 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.

Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 42-26.

Boston heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.