facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Florida 2, Philadelphia 1

March 20, 2012 at 10:03 PM   |   Comments

PHILADELPHIA, March 20 (UPI) -- Scott Clemmensen turned aside 35 shots, including all 12 he saw in the third period, backstopping the Florida Panthers' 2-1 win over Philadelphia Tuesday.

Sean Bergenheim and Stephen Weiss each notched a goal for the Southeast Division-leading Panthers, who lengthened their advantage over second-place Washington to five points with their fifth straight victory.

Florida holds the third seed in the Eastern Conference.

Eric Wellwood scored and Ilya Bryzgalov allowed two goals on 13 shots for the Flyers, who fell four points behind Pittsburgh in the race for the East's fourth overall seed.

The Penguins thrashed Winnipeg 8-4 Tuesday.

Philadelphia had its five-game home winning streak snapped.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years San Francisco Giants win third World Series title in five years
2
Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut Julius Randle breaks leg during NBA debut
3
Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics Germany to launch bid for 2024 Olympics
4
Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke Former Detroit Red Wings Gordie Howe player has severe stroke
5
Emblem for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Sochi revealed Emblem for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Sochi revealed
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback