Tampa Bay Ices Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap
|Tampa Bay Ices Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap|
The Lightning earned a 4-2 victory over the Flyers on Thursday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
The Lightning were a -111 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Tampa Bay got goals from Eric Brewer, Steven Stamkos, Richard Panik, and Tyler Johnson in the victory. Johnson opened the scoring at 2:00 of the first period.
Anders Lindback turned in a 34-save effort for the Lightning.
Philadelphia got goals from Wayne Simmonds and Sean Couturier in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Philadelphia got a 26-stop effort from Ray Emery in the loss.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 1-for-3, while the Flyers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Tampa Bay 36-30 in the game.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.