Filip Forsberg scored the lone goal in a shootout, and the Nashville Predators beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday night after squandering a two-goal lead in the final minute of the third period.
Nick Bjugstad was given fair warning that he could be part of the shootout gang. It helped get him into the right state of mind.
The Florida Panthers had a very hard time scoring goals during the first few weeks of the season.
Matt Greene started the Los Angeles Kings’ big second period by swooping in on net for a slick goal. Robyn Regehr finished it with a booming slap shot for another score.
Rocco Grimaldi played two hockey games in two leagues about 1,350 miles and 11 hours apart on Tuesday. The Florida Panthers’ rookie forward was only disappointed he couldn’t get two wins out of his personal doubleheader.
The NHL has been pretty straightforward regarding the issues of expansion, relocation and putting advertisements on player jerseys.
The Florida Panthers are becoming one of the more well-rounded teams in the NHL.
Nick Bjugstad had two goals and two assists, and Brad Boyes scored twice during the Florida Panthers’ four-goal second period in a 6-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night.
The Florida Panthers are back on the road, starting a west coast swing with a Sunday matchup against the Western Conference’s top team.
Kyle Okposo scored the deciding goal in the shootout, and the New York Islanders beat the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory.
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