Recap - Lightning Defeat New Jersey 4-3
|Recap - Lightning Defeat New Jersey 4-3|
Tampa Bay got 3 goals from Martin St. Louis en route to a 4-3 victory over New Jersey on Sunday at Prudential Center.
The Lightning were a +235 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Martin St. Louis (3) and Matt Gilroy each scored for the Lightning in the victory. St. Louis opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 6:39 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Steven Stamkos and Mathieu Garon.
Mathieu Garon turned in a 19-save effort for the Lightning.
Petr Sykora, Alexei Ponikarovsky, and Zach Parise scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Mathieu Garon.
Martin Brodeur stopped 12 of 16 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Tampa Bay 22-16 in the game.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.