Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Golden Knights can tie for wild card in West

Welcome to the Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz, a daily look at the races for the 2022 NHL postseason. There are 24 days left in the regular season and the races in each of the four divisions are tight. The top three teams in each of the four divisions and the next two highest-place finishers in … Read more

Panthers can’t rely on comebacks, Huberdeau, coach say

Andrew Brunette said he loves the way Jonathan Huberdeau is playing these days. Too bad he doesn’t feel the same way about his team as a whole. The Florida Panthers coach watched the 28-year-old forward cap off a five-point performance (two goals, three assists) with a goal at 2:47 of overtime in a wild 7-6 … Read more

Jonathan Huberdeau becomes first player in franchise history to top 100 points during ‘incredible’ comeback win by Florida Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. — Jonathan Huberdeau had two goals, including the game winner in overtime Tuesday night, and the Florida Panthers outlasted the Toronto Maple Leafs, 7-6, after falling down by four goals for the second time in three games. Huberdeau also had three assists in the win, becoming the first Panther in franchise history to … Read more

Panthers ride potent offense to clinch playoff berth

The Florida Panthers became the first team to clinch a berth in the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a 5-3 win against the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday. The Panthers (48-15-6) have already won the most games in their history and are one point shy of their record (103) they set in 2015-16, when they finished first … Read more

McDavid leads 3 Stars of the Week

NEW YORK Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavidFlorida Panthers center Alexander Barkov and New York Islanders goaltender Semyon Varlamov have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending April 3. FIRST STAR – CONNOR McDAVID, C, EDMONTON OILERS McDavid shared the League lead with 5-3-8 in four games, highlighted by reaching the 100-point milestone … Read more

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Panthers, Avalanche can clinch

Here is a look at the NHL standings and everything else that could impact the playoff picture. Stanley Cup Playoffs clinching scenarios for Sunday Eastern Conference The Florida Panthers will clinch a playoff berth if: — They defeat the Buffalo Sabres in any fashion (1 pm ET; SN, MSG-B, BSFL, ESPN+, NHL LIVE). OR — … Read more

NHL Buzz: Kadri out for Avalanche with upper-body injury

Colorado Avalanche Nazem Kadri did not play for the Avalanche against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday because of an upper-body injury. The forward did not practice Friday, one day after he was injured in a 4-2 win against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. Kadri left in the third period after a collision with two … Read more

Josi leads 3 Stars of the Month for March

NEW YORK – – Nashville Predators defenseman Roman JosiCalgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau and Florida Panthers goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the month of March. FIRST STAR – ROMAN JOSI, D, NASHVILLE PREDATORS Josi paced the NHL with 24 assists, 28 points and a +14 rating in 14 … Read more

NHL Buzz: Kadri game-time decision for Avalanche on Saturday

Colorado Avalanche Nazem Kadri could be out for the Avalanche against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday (3 pm ET; ABC, SN, SN1, ESPN+) because of an undisclosed injury. The forward did not practice Friday, one day after he was injured in a 4-2 win against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. Kadri left in the … Read more

‘Savour Every Moment’: Huberdeau reflects on first NHL goal with Panthers

The official NHL play-by-play record of the goal says that Florida Panthers forward Jonathan Huberdeau scored on a 15-foot wrist shot. The video from that Jan. 19, 2013 home game at BB&T Center shows Huberdeau slamming the puck past Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward from right at the edge of the goal crease. No matter … Read more