Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – The Tampa Bay Lightning scored three first-
period goals and held on to beat the Anaheim Ducks 5-3 on Sunday.
Brian Boyle scored twice to lead Tampa Bay to its 11th win in its last 12 home
games. Valtteri Filppula had a goal and two assists, Ryan Callahan had a goal
and an assist, and Steven Stamkos tallied two assists. Nikita Kucherov scored
his 20th goal as well.
Ben Bishop made 25 saves on 28 shots to rebound from Saturday’s loss to the
Los Angeles Kings.
Frederick Andersen was chased from the game in the third period after allowing
all five Lightning goals on 22 shots. The Ducks fell to 1-1-1 on their ongoing
five-game road trip.
Ryan Getzlaf was credited with his 200th NHL goal, and Sami Vatanen and Eric
Brewer also scored for Anaheim.