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Flames spoil Tkachuk's return to Calgary, beat Panthers 6-2

Nov. 30, 2022 01:36 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Dillon Dube scored short-handed and had two assists, and the Flames spoiled Matthew Tkachuk's return to Calgary by beating the Florida Panthers 6-2 on Tuesday night. Rasmus Andersson, Jonathan Huberdeau, Tyler Toffoli and Andrew Mangiapane each had a goal...

Andersson, Flames top Tkachuk, Panthers in shootout 5-4

Nov. 19, 2022 19:59 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Rasmus Andersson scored in the fifth round of the shootout to lead the Calgary Flames over the Florida Panthers 5-4 Saturday night in a matchup of teams that made a major trade last summer. Adam Ruzicka had two goals and an assist for Calgary. Nikita Zadorov...

Flames beat Avs 5-3 to win opener for first time since 2009

Oct. 14, 2022 02:10 AM EDT

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Dillon Dube scored short-handed and the Calgary Flames won their season opener for the first time since 2009, beating the defending Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche 5-3 on Thursday night. “I saw a random stat that it’s been a while since the...

Hornqvist, Bobrovsky lead Panthers to 3-1 win over Islanders

Oct. 14, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots and Florida beat the New York Islanders 3-1 Thursday night to give Paul Maurice a win in his first game as Panthers coach. Eetu Luostarinen scored in the second...

Cup champion Avalanche still team to beat in NHL's West

Oct. 05, 2022 16:29 PM EDT

Roman Josi looks around the Western Conference — and the NHL at-large — and does not see a lot of easy games for his Nashville Predators. Still, he acknowledges, “Colorado is the team to beat.” The defending Stanley Cup champion Avalanche are favored to again...

Gaudreau to Columbus tops busy summer of NHL player movement

Oct. 03, 2022 06:14 AM EDT

Johnny Hockey moved East, though not as far as everyone thought. The champs out West couldn’t keep the entire band together. And two teams with lengthy playoff droughts made some moves hoping to change that. Johnny Gaudreau joining Columbus headlined a busy offseason of player...

Panthers welcome Tkachuk, Maurice to help chase a title

Sep. 27, 2022 12:43 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — There will be a couple of new banners over the Florida Panthers’ home ice this season. They’ll be nice additions to the rafters. They’re just not the ones the Panthers want. Winning the Presidents’ Trophy and a division title last season...

For Panthers, the Paul Maurice era gets underway at camp

Sep. 22, 2022 14:56 PM EDT

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Panthers have been through exactly one day of practice. Preseason games start next week. The regular season starts next month and goes until mid-April. The grind is just beginning. Nonetheless, Paul Maurice is in playoff mode. ...

Tkachuk, Panthers ready for 1st training camp together

Sep. 21, 2022 13:47 PM EDT

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov was sound asleep at his home in Finland when the trade that brought Matthew Tkachuk to the Florida Panthers was finalized, which isn’t surprising considering it was around 4 a.m. in that part of the world. He woke up and read texts...