Tampa Bay Skates Past Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap
|Tampa Bay Skates Past Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap|
The Lightning beat Philadelphia 4-2 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Anders Lindback's 28 saves.
Bettors who backed the Lightning were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 6.
Tom Pyatt, Teddy Purcell, Steven Stamkos, and Ondrej Palat each scored for the Lightning in the victory. Palat opened the scoring for Tampa Bay, finding the back of the net at 6:38 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dana Tyrell and Sami Salo.
Anders Lindback turned in a 28-save effort for the Lightning.
Max Talbot and Claude Giroux scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Anders Lindback.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 0-for-4, while the Flyers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Tampa Bay 30-27 in the game.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.