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Panthers Fall 2-1 Against Ottawa - Game Recap

Ottawa earned a 2-1 victory over Florida behind a 2-goal performance from Erik Karlsson on Thursday at BankAtlantic Center.

Ottawa was an underdog by +118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.

Ottawa got goals from Erik Karlsson (2) in the victory. Karlsson opened the scoring at 11:12 of the third period.

Craig Anderson turned in a 33-save effort for the Senators.

Clay Wilson scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.

Tomas Vokoun stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Ottawa went 1-for-4, while the Panthers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.

Ottawa outshot Florida 39-34 in the game.

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