Panthers even the score by taking the second game of the double header…
- Updated: September 19, 2011
The Nashville Predators took the first game 5-3 but dropped the second contest by a score of 4-3.
The Florida Panthers were down 3-2 in the final stanza but turned things around on back-to-back goals in a matter of seconds to lock up the victory.
Anders Lindback started the game for the Preds before being relieved by Atte Engren halfway through the contest. Lindback allowed two goals on just 15 Panthers shots while Engren didn’t fare much better, stopping eight of 10.
Goaltender Scott Clemmensen played the entire game for the Panthers, turning aside 23 of 26 Nashville shots in the victory.
1st PERIOD: 0:59, NSH, Laakso 1 (unassisted); 4:39, NSH, Thang (Geoffrion, Halischuk); 15:51, FLA, Selleck (Matthias, Skille).
2nd PERIOD: 4:03, FLA, Huberdeau 1 (Gudbranson, Goc)-pp; 16:33, NSH, Geoffrion (Halischuk, Bartley).
3rd PERIOD: 8:13, FLA, Santorelli 1 (Huberdeau, Campbell)-pp; 9:06, FLA, Kennedy 1 (Robak, Kostka); .
SHOTS ON GOAL
Nashville: 11 – 9 – 6 = 26
Florida: 8 – 7 – 10 = 25
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