NHL: Tampa Bay 3, Carolina 0

Nov. 1, 2013 at 10:32 PM

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Ben Bishop extended his strong start to the season Friday by making 31 saves to bring Tampa Bay a 3-0 blanking of Carolina.

Bishop has won eight of his 10 decisions this season and he handed the Hurricanes their fourth straight loss. It was the fourth shutout of Bishop's career and first this season.

The game was scoreless until the midway point of the second period when Victor Hedman put a slap shot past Justin Peters.

Steven Stamkos scored his 10th of the campaign with 8:22 left in the third and Alex Killorn tallied with 2:46 left.

Peters gave up all three goals on 32 shots.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
FSU dismisses QB after video shows him hitting woman
Tennessee Titans QB Mariota remains unsigned
Chicago Blackhawks trade G Nilsson to Edmonton Oilers for F Coughlin
VIDEO: Florida State's Johnson punches woman in face
Report: G Williams rejoining Cleveland Cavaliers