Tampa Bay Lightning loses to Boston Bruins 4-1
Marco Sturm scored twice in 2:33 of the second period to lead the Bruins to a 4-1 victory Wednesday night over the Lightning, who lost for the fourth time in five games. Boston led 4-0 after two periods before Jeff Halpern scored Tampa Bay's only goal, 1:27 into the third period. Mike Smith made 35 saves for the Lightning. Tim Thomas stopped 39 shots to give the Bruins their sixth victory in seven games.