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Ben Bishop makes 28 saves for 6th career shutout, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-0

Sunday, 12.15.2013 / 7:45 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Ben Bishop makes 28 saves for 6th career shutout, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-0

DETROIT - Ben Bishop made 28 saves for his sixth career shutout and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-0 on Sunday.

Tyler Johnson, J.T. Brown and Teddy Purcell scored.

Petr Mrazek stopped 24 shots for Detroit, which lost its fifth in a row.

Johnson opened the scoring 3:13 into the third period, tipping in a loose puck from the front of the net for his eighth goal.

Brown scored at 9:16, beating Mrazek on a tip off Nate Thompson's pass from the corner.

Purcell added an empty-net goal.

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