Max Pacioretty scored the overtime winner, his team-leading 36th, as the Montreal Canadiens clinched a playoff berth with a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers. 138 more words
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MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens have clinched a playoff berth, but the team doesn’t want to rest on its laurels.
Near the end of a largely uneventful first period, defenceman Greg Pateryn put a spring in the Canadiens’ step as he levelled Florida’s Jimmy Hayes with an emphatic hip check in front of the players’ bench. 554 more words
Panthers vs. Canadiens
Saturday at the Bell Centre, 7 p.m., CITY, TVA Sports, TSN Radio 690
Parity special: The Canadiens are all but assured of a playoff spot, while the Panthers are scratching and clawing in an attempt to catch Ottawa and Boston for one of the wild-card spots in the Eastern Conference. 486 more words
The Florida Panthers have won back-to-back contests, but with the Ottawa Senators threatening to run away with the last Wild Card spot on the strength of their red hot play, the Panthers had a lot of pressure on them coming into tonight’s game against Tampa Bay. 120 more words
Twin sisters Dr. Patti Puck and Dr. Patti Pigskin are internationally renowned sports psychologists who specialize in what makes athletes/coaches/managers/owners/sports scribes/broadcasters tick.
Jocks the world over flock to their clinic, the River City Shrink Wrap, to have their heads examined. 1,038 more words
By Bill Whitehead
SUNRISE –After Florida’s 2-1 Saturday night shootout win over Boston courtesy of Roberto Luongo and Brandon Pirri, Panthers captain Willie Mitchell was asked what the young Panthers could possibly learn from the enormous moment at the BB&T Center. 932 more words