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.
Dennis Wideman scored a power-play goal in overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Tuesday night to end a three-game losing streak.
The Florida Panthers are only a few points out of being int he final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. But, they ran into a buzzsaw on Wednesday night in the form of the Atlanta Thrashers.
Panthers goalie Tomas Vokoun earned his fourth shutout of the season to lead Florida to an easy 5-0 win over the Flyers on Monday night.
Bruce Boudreau spared no one, not even Alex Ovechkin, after the Washington Capitals settled into their longest losing streak in over a year.
Stephen Weiss scored his second goal of the game 43 seconds into overtime to give the Florida Panthers a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.
Scott Clemmensen turned them all away in Florida’s shaky first period, giving the Panthers a chance to get a much-needed win over the Phoenix Coyotes in a shootout, 2-1.