Stars of the game
1st: Nick Bjugstad (2G-1A-3P)
2nd: Brad Boyes (1G-1A-2P)
3rd: Sean Bergenheim (0G-2A-2P)
Goals (Panthers 4, Leafs 2)
FLA: Brandon Pirri (13) Assists: Quinton Howden, Brian Campbell
TOR: Tyler Bozak (19) Assists: Jake Gardiner, James van Riemsdyk
FLA: Brad Boyes (21) Assists: Nick Bjugstad, Sean Bergenheim
FLA: Nick Bjugstad (15) Assists: Sean Bergenheim, Brad Boyes
FLA: Nick Bjugstad (16) (Short-Handed) Assists: Tomas Fleischmann, Colby Robak
TOR: Paul Ranger (6) Assists: Tyler Bozak, Jake Gardiner
With 2 goals and 1 assist, Nick Bjugstad recorded his first 2-goal game and three point night of his NHL career. With 38 points on the season, Bjugstad leads all Florida Panthers’ skaters in points, and may become the first rookie in franchise history to lead a team in points.
Quote of the game
“A couple really big goals. The first one, the wraparound, that’s something that somebody with a wingspan like that can do. And the shorty was a big goal too.”
-Peter Horacheck on Bjugstad’s three point night.
Tweet of the game
Oh, but we are!
Video of the game
Dion Phaneuf doing Phaneuf things.
The Florida Panthers take on the Columbus Blue Jackets this Saturday at 7:00 p.m. at the BB&T Center in Sunrise.
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