Columbus vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Tampa Bay Wins 3-2
Kristers Gudlevskis stopped 36 shots against Columbus on Friday, leading Tampa Bay to a 3-2 victory at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Tampa Bay won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got goals from Eric Brewer (2) and Ondrej Palat in the victory. Palat opened the scoring at 3:55 of the second period.
Kristers Gudlevskis turned in a 36-save effort for the Lightning.
Columbus got goals from David Savard and Boone Jenner in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Curtis McElhinney stopped 19 of 22 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Tampa Bay went 1-for-3, while the Blue Jackets were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 38-22.
Tampa Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida.