The Tampa bay Lightning took game #1 of their best-of-seven, first- round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Red ings……winning 3 to 2, last night, in Tampa.
Center Alex Killorn got the game- winning goal for Tampa……it came at the 8:52 mark of the third period.
Goaltender Jimmy Howard played well in the loss, turning aside 31 of the 34 shots he would faced.
Game #2 of the series is tomorrow night in Tampa.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports