Nick Bjugstad scored 21 seconds into the game, and the Florida Panthers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 1-0 on Wednesday night despite an injury to Roberto Luongo.
After getting their season off to a very rocky start, the Carolina Hurricanes have had a hard time stringing wins togehter.
Wild coach Mike Yeo took away mostly positives despite Minnesota having its win streak snapped the last time out, but Zach Parise remains concerned about the club’s power play.
Filip Forsberg scored the lone goal in a shootout, and the Nashville Predators beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday night after squandering a two-goal lead in the final minute of the third period.
Nick Bjugstad was given fair warning that he could be part of the shootout gang. It helped get him into the right state of mind.
The Florida Panthers are becoming one of the more well-rounded teams in the NHL.
Nick Bjugstad had two goals and two assists, and Brad Boyes scored twice during the Florida Panthers’ four-goal second period in a 6-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night.
Lance Bouma scored the go-ahead goal to lift the Calgary Flames to a 6-4 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday.
Sean Couturier had a goal and an assist in the first period, Jakub Voracek continued his offensive surge, and the Philadelphia Flyers cruised to a 4-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night.
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.