facebook
twitter
search
search

NHL: Tampa Bay 5, Philadelphia 1

Jan. 27, 2013 at 9:14 PM

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Teddy Purcell had a goal and two assists Sunday and the Tampa Bay Lightning stayed unbeaten at home in 2013 with a 5-1 win over Philadelphia.

Martin St. Louis racked up four assists for the Bolts, who improved to 4-1-0 overall.

Steven Stamkos recorded a goal and an assist while Victor Hedman, Vincent Lecavalier and Eric Brewer scored a goal apiece for Tampa Bay, which jumped out to 3-1 in the first period.

Anders Lindback made 24 saves to earn the win.

Sean Couturier scored and Michael Leighton was torched for five goals on 26 shots for the Flyers.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Phil Mickelson tied to $3 million gambling ring, ESPN reports
Los Angeles Lakers prowling for Aldridge and Jordan
Jeff Gordon bringing back legendary rainbow paint scheme
Kvitova easily advances; Halep, Bouchard vanquished at Wimbeldon
Video: Sack-artist J.J. Watt whams concert-goer