Tampa Bay Lightning Lead After The First Period

Tampa Bay Lightning Lead After The First Period: Well, that was unexpected. Tampa Bay jumped out to a 3-0 lead over the Carolina Hurricanes after 20 minutes at RBC Center in Raleigh. Goals by Dominic Moore, Vincent Lecavalier and Steven Stamka combined impact of multiple hurricanes in the home ice. Ray plans are 18-12 after the first.

Joni Pitkanen took the first penalty of the match, as was called for slashing at 4:29. Cam Ward made two big stops in Vincent Lecavalier, and then got a great light on the rebound of a shot Ted Purcell, to help kill. Carolina got their first man advantage opportunity at 8:03. Sean Bergenheim was called to carry out, but the Hurricanes failed to score.

Dominic Moore was the first goal of the match after the penalty expired Carolina, when the lightning crashed, and Steve Downie let go of the slapper. Ward made the first stop, but then Moore and pushes one off the post and then 1-0 at 06:45. E 'was Moore's 18th period of exclusion, which was his best season offensively by far the career of six years.

Lecavalier made a 2-0 at 11:19. Marty St. Louis was Jussi Jokinen pass a backcourt of Tampa, and sent a surprise move to break the bank Lecavalier, who was free to break the neutral zone. He came back and the hand of Ward five holes. E 'was Lecavalier has 25 season, and put the Hurricanes in their heels even more as the season progresses.

Tampa Another break-out that made 3-0. Simon Gagne was able to send Teddy cleaning away on a 2-in-1. Purcell was waiting just at the right time. Pitkanen fell as he slid through Steven Stamka. While Stamka has fallen in recent times, there is no way we lost the opportunity was given. 48th Stamka 'made it 3-0 at 13:17, two goals at 1:58 of Tampa. Paul Maurice called a timeout response.

The Hurricanes have a penalty after a timeout. 13:51 Vincent Lecavalier made a cross-check. The Hurricanes got some great opportunities but were unable to find any solid passing or shooting lanes, but almost lost the network is open until late in the game of power. Goalie Mike Smith was able to kill off. Smith was excellent and the whole place in the first period. He scored the first 12 saves and Cam Ward made 15

Carolina was one possibility is a power play, get off Mike Lundin interference 17:27. This time the Hurricanes power play 'does not seem to connect anything, and just had the time. The Hurricanes went 0-for-3 power play in the first period, which could end up killing them on the road. The next 20 minutes at the end of the season, or save Carolina.