New York Islanders
The Florida Panthers continue to defy the odds and remain in the Eastern Conference playoff hunt.
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 New York Islanders won in their first game without Kyle Okposo but his presence was sorely missed in the team’s latest two contests.
The Florida Panthers will face a familiar foe when they play in St. Louis for the only time this season.
The Florida Panthers are back on the road, starting a west coast swing with a Sunday matchup against the Western Conference’s top team.
The Florida Panthers will be facing a team that has been winning games with a similar formula to what they’ve been using in Sunrise this season.
Brad Marchand scored 3:27 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to their ninth straight win over the Florida Panthers, 2-1 on Tuesday night.
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.
Josh Bailey had a goal and assist, and the New York Islanders kept up their strong finish with a 4-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.
Scottie Upshall scored twice in the third period as part of a four-goal Panthers surge and Florida downed the New York Islanders 5-3 on Sunday.