Already short-handed, Miami lost its starting center to a concussion just over six minutes into its NIT semifinal.
The Florida Panthers can end a pair of streaks on Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center.
Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the longest shootout in NHL history to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night.
The Florida Panthers return home on Tuesday night after an up-and-down 3-game road trip.
A pair of teams that have stumbled out of the gate will face off tonight in Denver.
The Capitals scored on all three shots in the shootout, and Justin Peters made 20 saves in his start this season to lift Washington over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night.
The Florida Panthers traded forward Joey Crabb to the New York Rangers on Monday in a move that will provide more depth at both forward and defenseman.
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.
Police say Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ryan Malone has been charged with DUI and possession of cocaine.
Alex Ovechkin scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and had two assists and Troy Brouwer had two power-play goals Thursday night, lifting the Washington Capitals to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers.