Gerard Gallant never had a coach that he didn’t enjoy playing for, and he wants the Florida Panthers to feel that way about him.
Gallant was hired Saturday to coach the Panthers, a move that reunites him with Huberdeau, a young forward who is considered one of the franchise’s biggest keys to rebuilding.
There have never been more than five Game 7s in the entirety of an NBA postseason.
Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper does not think left wing Ryan Malone’s DUI and cocaine possession charges will be a distraction to the playoffs-bound team.
Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist to help the Montreal Canadiens extend their winning streak to five games with a 4-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.
Brian Campbell, Aleksander Barkov and Dmitry Kulikov each scored goals to lift the Florida Panthers over the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Sunday night.
After a pair of disappointing efforts, the Montreal Canadiens resumed their winning ways their last time out.
The Florida Panthers had the opportunity to right the ship against an equally struggling Montreal Canadiens team Thursday night at the BB&T Center. Instead, solid goaltending and a quick score in overtime gave the Canadiens the victory in overtime, 1-0.
The Florida Panthers have dug themselves a deep hole to start the abbreviated 2013 season. The Panthers are just one point out of last place in the Eastern Conference, but just four points out of the final playoff spot.
After battling knee injuries for two seasons, Andrei Markov is playing like his old, dominant self. The veteran defenseman scored a pair of goals — his first in only 17 games played since Nov. 9, 2010 — as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Florida Panthers 4-1 on Tuesday night.