Jaromir Jagr’s two goals helped the Florida Panthers not only beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Sunday, but also pull the team within a point of Ottawa for ninth place in the Eastern Conference.
The Florida Panthers push for a playoff spot will face a huge test on Sunday.
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.
A half-hour before the Florida Panthers’ home opener, there were people waiting outside the arena to buy tickets.
The Florida Panthers early season struggles continued Monday night.
Tom Gilbert and Tomas Kopecky scored in the final three minutes, and the Florida Panthers topped the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Thursday night for their fifth straight win.
Craig Anderson made 42 saves, six Ottawa players scored, and the Senators routed the Panthers 6-2 on Wednesday night for their ninth straight win against Florida.
Nick Foligno scored with 2.5 seconds left in the third period and the Ottawa Senators extended their winning streak to four games with a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night