Tampa Bay Skates Past Carolina 3-2 - Recap
|Tampa Bay Skates Past Carolina 3-2 - Recap|
The Lightning earned a 3-2 victory over the Hurricanes on Saturday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Tampa Bay won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got goals from Martin St. Louis, Victor Hedman, and Radko Gudas in the victory. Hedman opened the scoring at 16:12 of the first period.
Ben Bishop turned in a 25-save effort for the Lightning.
Jiri Tlusty (2) scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Ben Bishop.
Carolina got a 47-stop effort from Justin Peters in the loss.
Tampa Bay scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 50-27.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Columbus.