Lightning get 2 short-handed goals, beat Sabres 5-2


The Tampa Bay Lightning won their third straight game Monday night defeating the visiting Buffalo Sabres five two early goals by Tampa's Nikita Kucherov in buffalo Sam Reinhart kept the score even through the first period in the second Jimmy Vesey minute to one buffalo this first goal of the season Tampa Bay special teams were the key in this game their power play noted the score two one McHale Surguja blister to shop from centerpoint past buffalo's Carter Hutton and Tampa bay's penalty killers blew the game open in the final frame with two shorthanded goals on the same Sabres power play Tampa Bay was without their captain Steven Stamkos for the second straight game due to a lower body injury Baltimore's account Tampa

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