Lightning, Bruins tie 5-5 at prospects tournament
Tanner Richard scored with 58 seconds left in the third period to give the Lightning a 5-5 tie with the Bruins in the opening game of a prospects tournament at the Saveology.com IcePlex in Coral Springs. Vlad Namestnikov tied the five-round shootout 1-1 with a final-round goal.
The game ended in a draw.
Other goal scorers for the Lightning were Adam Erne, who also had two assists, Nikita Kucherov, Danick Gauthier and Dan Milan. Goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis made 28 saves on 33 shots. Tampa Bay also had 33 shots.
The Bruins were 3-for-6 on the power play. Tampa Bay was 2-for-4.
The Lightning faces the Predators at noon Saturday.