The Florida Panthers have gradually been making their way up the Eastern Conference standings despite having to overcome a few obstacles.
Jimmy Hayes scored the winning goal to lift the Florida Panthers over the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Friday night.
The Ottawa Senators jumped out to a strong start this season in large part because of defensive consistency and strong goaltending.
Nick Bjugstad scored 21 seconds into the game, and the Florida Panthers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 1-0 on Wednesday night despite an injury to Roberto Luongo.
After getting their season off to a very rocky start, the Carolina Hurricanes have had a hard time stringing wins togehter.
The Florida Panthers returned to the BB&T Center on Monday following a four-game road trip, but couldn’t retain the strong efforts put fourth while away from home.
Wild coach Mike Yeo took away mostly positives despite Minnesota having its win streak snapped the last time out, but Zach Parise remains concerned about the club’s power play.
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.
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