New York vs Tampa Bay Recap - Lightning Win 4-3
Tampa Bay got a pair of goals from Steven Stamkos as the Lightning skated to a 4-3 victory over New York on Saturday at St. Pete Times Forum.
Tampa Bay won as a -110 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got goals from Steven Stamkos (2), Tom Pyatt, and Tim Wallace in the victory. Stamkos opened the scoring at 15:49 of the first period.
Dwayne Roloson turned in a 34-save effort for the Lightning.
New York got goals from Frans Nielsen, Kyle Okposo, and Matt Moulson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 22-stop effort from Al Montoya in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-3, while the Islanders were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 37-26.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida.