Dan Ellis made 22 saves for his first shutout of the season, and Brandon Pirri scored in the second period to lead the Florida Panthers to a 2-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
The Florida Panthers return home on Tuesday night after an up-and-down 3-game road trip.
After suffering a tough defeat on Monday in Columbus, the Florida Panthers will try to bounce back against one of the league’s original six teams.
The Florida Panthers have gradually been making their way up the Eastern Conference standings despite having to overcome a few obstacles.
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.
Jiri Tlusty scored twice and Anton Khudobin stopped 35 shots to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-0 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night.
Florida Panthers goalie Robert Luongo has left after the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes because of an upper body injury and won’t return to the game.
Riley Nash and Alexander Semin scored 87 seconds apart early in the Carolina Hurricanes’ 5-1 rout of the Florida Panthers on Friday night.
It looks as if Alexander Semin got the message. Semin scored two goals in the third period to lift the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.