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Jordan Kyrou scores in OT, Blues rally to beat Panthers 5-4

Nov. 26, 2022 22:06 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Kyrou scored his second goal of the game at 1:08 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues to a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. St. Louis overcame a three-goal deficit in the third period, tying it on Vladimir Tarasenko’s goal...

Panthers score 3 in 2nd period, halt Bruins win streak at 7

Nov. 23, 2022 22:35 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Anton Lundell, Aleksander Barkov and Matthew Tkachuk scored in the second period as the Florida Panthers beat Boston 5-2 on Wednesday night, snapping the Bruins’ seven-game winning streak. The Panthers took advantage of seven power-play chances by scoring...

Tarasov turns back 47 shots; Blue Jackets beat Panthers 5-3

Nov. 20, 2022 21:45 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sean Kuraly scored short-handed and Daniil Tarasov turned back 47 shots as the Columbus Blue Jackets won 5-3 Sunday night, sending the Florida Panthers to their third straight loss. Johnny Gaudreau contributed a goal and two assists, Kent Johnson scored his...

Verhaege scores 2 goals, Panthers beat Capitals 5-2

Nov. 15, 2022 22:52 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Carter Verhaeghe scored twice in the final minutes and the Florida Panthers beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 on Tuesday night. Verhaeghe, who had six goals and 12 points in Florida’s six-game playoff series win over Washington last spring, scored on a loose...

Skinner's 40 saves help Oilers defeat Panthers 4-2

Nov. 12, 2022 19:57 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Defenseman Tyson Barrie scored twice and goalie Stuart Skinner made 40 saves as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Saturday afternoon. Barrie’s second of the game came four seconds into a power play at 6:53 of the third period to give...

Knight's 3rd career shutout lifts Panthers past Hurricanes

Nov. 10, 2022 18:20 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Spencer Knight made 40 saves in his first shutout of the season and the third of his career, leading the Florida Panthers to a 3-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday night. Nick Cousins, Aleksander Barkov and Sam Bennett scored for Florida, which...

Farabee, Hart lead surprising Flyers to 4-3 win vs Panthers

Oct. 27, 2022 23:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Farabee had a goal and an assist, Carter Hart made a career-high 48 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Thursday night. “He made some big saves at key times; he gives us a chance,” Philadelphia coach John Tortorella...

Kane scores, Blackhawks hold off Panthers 4-2 for 4th in row

Oct. 26, 2022 00:45 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist, and the streaking Chicago Blackhawks withstood Florida’s late push to beat the Panthers 4-2 on Tuesday night. Taylor Raddysh, Philipp Kurashev and Jonathan Toews also scored in the Blackhawks' fourth straight victory after...

Point scores in OT, Lightning top Panthers 3-2

Oct. 21, 2022 23:05 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Brayden Point scored twice, including the game-winner on the power play 2:08 into overtime, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Friday night. The Lightning won it with Florida's Matthew Tkachuk in the box for slashing and boarding 39...

Veteran Eric Staal joins Florida Panthers on 1-year deal

Oct. 21, 2022 14:48 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Veteran forward Eric Staal and the Florida Panthers have agreed to terms on a one-year, $750,000 contract, a deal that makes him a teammate again with his younger brother Marc Staal. Eric Staal will not play in Florida's game Friday night against the Tampa Bay...