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Rangers-Canes, Battle of Alberta up next in NHL playoffs

May. 16, 2022 01:10 AM EDT

A few minutes after his New York Rangers moved on to the second round of the NHL playoffs by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins, Gerard Gallant had not mentally moved on to what’s next. “I don’t even know who we play,” Gallant said with a chuckle. It’s the...

Pressure is on Panthers, Rangers, Flames down 2-1 in series

May. 08, 2022 16:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aaron Ekblad paused for almost 10 seconds to consider what the Florida Panthers need to do better to even their series against the Washington Capitals. “I think there’s a lot of things that we could do better,” he said. “I think to sum it up simply is:...

Sabres counting on late-season surge to carry into next year

Apr. 30, 2022 17:30 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The airing of grievances and expressions of frustrations which commonly followed each of the Sabres' previous 10 losing seasons were notably absent on Saturday. At a time Buffalo set an NHL record by missing the playoffs for an 11th straight year, the mood was...

Jake DeBrusk notches winner, Bruins beat Panthers 4-2

Apr. 26, 2022 23:24 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Jake DeBrusk snapped a 2-2 tie in the second period, Linus Ullmark made 19 saves and the Boston Bruins beat the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Tuesday night to clinch the first wild card in the Eastern Conference. DeBrusk scored the eventual game-winner when he slammed home...

Florida Panthers win 7th straight, beating Predators 4-1

Apr. 09, 2022 21:37 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Florida Panthers have proven they know how to score. Against Nashville, they showed they can play a little defense as well. Even with a rookie goaltender in net. Anton Lundell scored the winning goal in the second period, and the...

Bennett scores late, Panthers rally to beat Sabres 4-3

Apr. 08, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla- (AP) — Sam Bennett scored with 37.3 seconds left to lift the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night. Sam Reinhart and Claude Giroux each had a goal and an assist, and Patric Hornqvist also scored for the Panthers. Sergei Bobrovsky made...

Huberdeau, Panthers rally from 4 down, beat Leafs 7-6 in OT

Apr. 05, 2022 23:12 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla.- (AP) — Jonathan Huberdeau scored his second goal of the game in overtime and also had three assists, helping the Florida Panthers overcome a four-goal deficit to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-6 Tuesday night. The Atlantic Division-leading Panthers trailed 5-1...

Surging Sabres show signs of blossoming in late-season run

Mar. 30, 2022 22:11 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — One year and one day later, Sabres coach Don Granato still reflects on the encouraging text message forward Kyle Okposo sent following what stands as one of the lowest moments in franchise history. “We will win,” Granato said, recalling Okposo’s text...

Panthers beat Sabres 6-1, extend win streak to three games

Mar. 07, 2022 22:38 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Aleksander Barkov had a goal and two assists, and the Florida Panthers won their third straight game, beating the Buffalo Sabres 6-1 on Monday night. Anthony Duclair added a goal and an assist. Noel Acciari, Carter Verhaeghe, and Patric Hornqvist also scored...

Lundell's two goals lead Panthers over Red Wings 6-2

Mar. 05, 2022 21:11 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Anton Lundell scored twice, Aleksander Barkov had three assists and the Florida Panthers beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 Saturday night to close a five-game homestand. Mason Marchment, Anthony Duclair and Lundell scored in the first period as the home side...