Florida Panthers’ rookies Josh Brown and Dryden Hunt each scored their first goals in the NHL, while goalie Sam Montembeault made 16 saves and earned his second NHL win in a 6-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings at the BB&T Center.
Just 24 days after getting journeyman center Derik Brassard from Pittsburgh in a trade, the Florida Panthers continued Brassard’s NHL journey by trading him to Colorado, Monday night’s Panthers’ opponent.
The Florida Panthers on Saturday routed the awful Los Angeles Kings 6-1. But the NHL trade deadline is Monday at 3 p.m., and it remains to be seen if Panthers GM Dale Tallon will be a seller, a buyer, make no deals at all.
The Florida Panthers defeated the Montreal Canadiens 6-3 in an NHL game at the BB&T Center on Sunday. Sasha Barkov had three goals and an assist and scored the eventual game-winner on what could be the ‘Goal of the Year’.
Aleksander Barkov was named the new Captain of the Florida Panthers before the team's season home opener Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Former Captain, Derek MacKenzie, presented Barkov with his new jersey prior to Monday's game.