FINAL SCORE: Lightning 3, Bruins 2
IN BRIEF: The Bruins squandered an early 1-0 lead and fell to the Lightning Thursday night at Amalie Arena. Two goals by Steven Stamkos and one by Brayden Point helped the Bolts win their second straight game. Patrice Bergeron's goal in the first period and John Moore's late third period tally was not enough to kick start Boston's offense. Defensive struggles and a lack of urgency continued to be an issue for Boston in their third game of the road trip.
BRUINS RECORD: 20-7-6 (46 points)
CHARA AND MAROON DROP THE MITTS SECONDS INTO THE FIRST PERIOD
.@PaulKennedyFOX talks with Pat Maroon after the 1st period about being physical early on and the @TBLightning's play through 20.— FOX Sports Florida & Sun (@FOXSportsFL) December 13, 2019
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BERGERON PUTS B'S UP EARLY OFF WRAP AROUND FEED FROM MARCHAND
Brad Marchand of the @NHLBruins assisted on Patrice Bergeron's goal and became the fourth player to collect at least 30 assists in 2019-20. #NHLStats https://t.co/6EI5iMXnul pic.twitter.com/cT13yJhkFC— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) December 13, 2019
STAMKOS WRISTS ONE BY RASK TO TIE THE GAME ON THE POWER PLAY
OH CAPTAIN, MY CAPTAIN! ⚡— FOX Sports Florida & Sun (@FOXSportsFL) December 13, 2019
Steven Stamkos gets a one-timer to tie the game in the 2nd!
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RASK ROBS KUCHEROV WITH TERRIFIC SAVE
Unreal save by Tuukka (before that Point goal) pic.twitter.com/qUY2EiCHh5— Marina Molnar (@mkmolnar) December 13, 2019
TAMPA NOTCHES ANOTHER POWER PLAY GOAL, POINT GIVES BOLTS A 2-1 LEAD
Another @TBLightning power play, another ⚡ goal!— FOX Sports Florida & Sun (@FOXSportsFL) December 13, 2019
Brayden Point scores on a no-look pass from Nikita Kucherov and the Bolts take a 2-1 lead over the Bruins!
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STAMKOS SCORES SECOND OF GAME TO GIVE BOLTS 3-1 LEAD
Step 1: Get puck ✔️— FOX Sports Florida & Sun (@FOXSportsFL) December 13, 2019
Step 2: Put in back of net ✔️
Steven Stamkos gets his 2nd goal of the night!
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JOHN MOORE FIRES BACK, CUT'S BOLTS' LEAD 3-2
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