Panthers Down Winnipeg 6-3 - Match Report
|Panthers Down Winnipeg 6-3 - Match Report|
The Panthers earned a 6-3 victory over the Jets on Thursday at BB&T Center.
The Panthers were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Florida got goals from Alex Kovalev, Brian Campbell, Tomas Kopecky, Kris Versteeg, Peter Mueller, and Jonathan Huberdeau in the victory. Campbell opened the scoring at 5:14 of the second period.
Jose Theodore turned in a 22-save effort for the Panthers.
Winnipeg got goals from Olli Jokinen, Tobias Enstrom, and Grant Clitsome in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Winnipeg got a 28-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
Florida scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Winnipeg went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 34-25.
Next game, Florida takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.