FLORIDA PANTHERS (9-11-3 21pts.) vs. Washington Capitals (13-8-3 29pts.)
December 2, 2008
5 THINGS EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT TONIGHT'S GAME:5.
The Panthers have posted a 2-1-2 mark in their last five games and are 5-3-2 in their last ten games played.4.
D Jay Bouwmeester paces the NHL averaging 28:03 in ice time per game (as of 12/1) and has recorded 10 points (2-8-10) in his last nine games played.3.
G Craig Anderson earned the sixth shutout of his NHL career on Sunday, Nov. 30 when the Panthers blanked the NY Rangers 4-0 and he will start tonight against the Washington Capitals. He currently ranks first among NHL goaltending leaders with a .948 save percentage (as of 12 /1).2.
D Bryan McCabe has recorded nine points (3-6-9) with a +7 rating in his last 12 games played since returning from injury.1.
The line combination of C Gregory Campbell, LW Ville Peltonen and RW Radek Dvorak have accounted for three goals and five assists over their last two games played.BROADCASTNO LOCAL TV:LOCAL RADIO:
790 The Ticket
7 p.m. - Panthers vs. Capitals
Broadcasters: Randy Moller (PxP), Bill Lindsay (Color)