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Recap - Senators Defeat Florida 6-2

Ottawa cruised to victory on Wednesday, earning an easy 6-2 win over the Panthers at BankAtlantic Center.

The Senators were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Ottawa got goals from Daniel Alfredsson, Filip Kuba, Milan Michalek, Kaspars Daugavins, Jim O'Brien, and Bobby Butler in the victory. O'Brien opened the scoring at 5:35 of the first period.

Craig Anderson turned in a 42-save effort for the Senators.

Sean Bergenheim and Shawn Matthias scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.

Scott Clemmensen stopped 12 of 16 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 1-for-5 with the man advantage.

Florida outshot Ottawa 44-31 in the game.

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