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Lightning Defeated By Oilers 5-3, Lose Bishop To Injury

The Lightning play the third game of a four-game road trip and lose to the Edmonton Oilers 5-3.

Ben Bishop left the game with an upper-body injury early in the first period and will be reevaluated on Monday.

Nikita Kucherov got the scoring going for the Lightning early in the first period. Jordan Eberle answered with two goals coming at 4:18 and 6:09 in the first period. Luke Gazdic added to the Oilers lead with a goal at the 15:42 mark.

Victor Hedman got a goal in the second period at the 8:47 mark. Valteri Filppula tied the game 3-3 at the 14:25 mark of the second period.

Boyd Gordon broke the tie in the third period at the 8:20 mark. The Oilers were able to get an insurance goal from Taylor Hall at the 10:30 mark of the third period.

The Bolts will face the Jets on Tuesday at 8 P.M.

 

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