Pekka Rinne made 23 saves and P.K. Subban scored twice to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning last night. Rinne continued his hot month, improving to 6-1-2 in November.
Ben Bishop made 27 saves and Tyler Johnson scored for the Bolts , which had its only defeat in the final game of a five-game trip.
Viktor Arvidsson had a goal and Ryan Ellis had three assists and 15 penalty minutes.
Tyler Johnson extended his point streak to four games (two goals,two assists), tying a Lightning season high.
“…extremely dirty.” “That shouldn’t happen.” – Brian Boyle about Ellis hit on J.T. Brown.
“We didn’t answer the right way, Too many passengers.” – Brian Boyle
“We just looked like a tired group. We have to regroup cause that was a winnable hockey game for us. And we let it slip.” – Coach Jon Cooper
The Lightning host the Flyers at Amalie Arena on Wednesday at 7:30 PM.