Martin St. Louis and the Tampa Bay Lightning have remained on a roll even without star Steven Stamkos.
Once the Winnipeg Jets put together a fast start, it was all over. TheFlorida Panthers were just too tired to keep up.
While most of the attention from South Florida sports fans has been focused on the Miami Dolphins and Miami Heat; the Florida Panthers are quietly trying to make a push towards respectability in the NHL.
Tomas Fleischmann, Sean Bergenheim and Brad Boyes scored and the Florida Panthers topped the slumping Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Wednesday night.
Colin Greening scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and Craig Anderson stopped 30 shots, leading the Ottawa Senators over the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Tuesday night.
Jeff Zatkoff was glad to get another chance to face the Florida Panthers. Evgeni Malkin scored a goal and had three assists, and Zatkoff stopped a season-high 39 shots, including 15 in the first period, to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Florida Panthers, 5-1 on Saturday night.
The Florida Panthers have the second-fewest wins in the NHL, but the teams they’ve beaten are playing pretty solid hockey.
Rick Nash scored his second goal of the season and Henrik Lundqvist rebounded from a poor game with 31 saves to lift the New York Rangers over the Florida Panthers 5-2 on Wednesday night.
For the second time in five days, Sean Monahan got the decisive goal in a shootout to give the Calgary Flames a win. Monahan scored in the sixth round of the shootout to lift the Flames to a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Friday night.
The Florida Panthers announced Tuesday a tribute to the team’s first head coach, Roger Neilson. The Panthers will unveil the Roger Neilson Memorial Press Box on Monday.
Penguins Pound Panthers 5-1
Predators Hold Off Panthers For 4-3 Win
Panthers Beat Penguins In Home Opener
Capitals Beat Panthers, 4-3
Carolina Hurrricanes Whomp Panthers, 6-2
Bruins Swept Past Panthers, 4-1
Panthers Rattle Sabres, 4-3