For many young hockey players, years of hard work will be rewarded this weekend in Sunrise, Florida
Jaromir Jagr scored his 718th NHL goal, moving into fifth place on the career list, and added an assist in the Florida Panthers’ 3-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.
The Florida Panthers are running out of time to make a strong push towards a playoff spot, and their Thursday night opponent isn’t going to make things any easier.
Though still dealing with injuries to some key players, the Detroit Red Wings are playing better at home.
Henrik Zetterberg didn’t wait long to make an impact in his first game back from injury.
Todd Bertuzzi had two goals, including the tiebreaker with 7:32 remaining, to lift the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Friday night.