Tampa Bay wins 5th straight
Mathieu Joseph and Anthony Cirelli scored early in the third period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning won their fifth consecutive game by beating the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Thursday night.
After Joseph scored at 2:40, Cirelli put home a short-handed backhand 1:23 later to make it 3-1.
Boston pulled to 3-2 on David Krejci’s goal with 1:45 remaining.
Brayden Point also scored, and Louis Domingue made 33 saves for the Lightning, who have the NHL’s best record at 22-7-1.
The Bruins have lost three in a row and four of five.