NHL Game Night 1/5: Lightning at Avalanche

Hate the outcome. Loved the style of play from these two teams matching up.

TB-2
COL-4

Marc Denis stopped 28 of 32 shots in the loss. Vincent Lecavalier had 1 power play goal and 1 assist. Vaclav Prospal scored the other Lightning goal. Individual helpers belonged to Cory Sarich, Dan Boyle and Martin St. Louis. The Lightning fail to capitalize on the opportunity to leapfrog several teams in the conference standings.

First Period
Colorado 16:43, Joe Sakic 18 (power play) (Paul Stastny, John-Michael Liles)

Second Period
Tampa Bay 1:45, Vaclav Prospal 5 (Vincent Lecavalier, Cory Sarich)
Colorado 3:17, Milan Hejduk 13 (Paul Stastny)
Tampa Bay 4:30, Vincent Lecavalier 23 (power play) (Dan Boyle, Martin St. Louis)
Colorado 12:43, Tyler Arnason 11 (Karlis Skrastins, Brett Clark)

Third Period
Colorado 18:10, Paul Stastny 10 (Andrew Brunette, Karlis Skrastins)

Game sheet from NHL.com.