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Minnesota Falls 2-1 to Panthers - Recap

The Panthers beat Minnesota 2-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Tomas Vokoun's Tomas VokounSaves saves.

Florida won as a -164 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Christopher Higgins and Mike Santorelli each scored for the Panthers in the victory. Higgins opened the scoring for Florida, finding the back of the net at 6:53 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dmitry Kulikov and Radek Dvorak.

Tomas Vokoun turned in a 22-save effort for the Panthers.

Cal Clutterbuck scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Tomas Vokoun.

Minnesota got a 25-stop effort from Jose Theodore in the loss.

On the power play, Florida went 0-for-4, while the Wild were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 27-23.

Next game, Florida takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.