A flurry of shots by the Panthers didn’t faze the Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury, who stopped 34 of them. Along with his defensive prowess, Patric Hornqvist and Evgeni Malkin each picked up two goals and an assist, helping the Penguins to a 5-1 win over Florida on Sunday night.
Jimmy Hayes landed a haymaker on the New York Islanders, scoring his second goal with 2:10 into the third period giving the Florida Panthers a much-needed 4-2 win on Tuesday night.
The Florida Panthers slipped up in a shootout against Edmonton Oilers on Saturday, losing 3-2 at home.
The Florida Panthers are in the midst of one of their best seasons this millennium.
It’s been a season of steady progress for the Florida Panthers, and that trend continued on Thursday night in Sunrise.
Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots for his 67th career shutout, leading the FloridaPanthers to a 1-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night for their first victory of the season.
Victor Hedman scored a power-play goal 1:11 into overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 in their season opener Thursday night.
The Florida Panthers opened training camp last week and are preparing to play in their first preseason game of the new season on Wednesday night against the Dallas Stars at the BB&T Center.
The Panthers crossed another item off their offseason to-do list on Friday, signing defenseman Dmitry Kulikov to a three-year deal. Financial details weren’t released.
The Florida Panthers have selected defenseman Aaron Ekblad with the first pick in the NHL draft.