Tampa Bay Ices Ottawa 3-2 - Recap

Tampa Bay Ices Ottawa 3-2 - Recap

Tampa Bay skated to a 3-2 victory over Ottawa on Tuesday in NHL action at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

The Lightning were a -127 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Tampa Bay got goals from Vincent Lecavalier, Pierre-Cedric Labrie, and Steven Stamkos in the victory. Labrie opened the scoring at 2:35 of the second period.

Ben Bishop turned in a 31-save effort for the Lightning.

Ottawa got goals from Daniel Alfredsson and Guillaume Latendresse in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Craig Anderson stopped 21 of 24 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Tampa Bay went 2-for-7, while the Senators were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Ottawa outshot Tampa Bay 33-24 in the game.

Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Ottawa, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.