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Play Of The Week; 1.31.11 - 2.06.11

by Staff Writer / Florida Panthers
Welcome to the Panthers "Play Of The Week". Here fans can vote for the top moment in the 2010-11 season on a week to week basis. At the end of the season, we'll have our Top Play vote based on the top plays throughout the season.


Each week, floridapanthers.com will select the top highlights; including goals, saves and hits for you to vote on. Plus it's just another chance to see the best plays in one spot from the week past.

Take a look at the nominees below and choose the one that you think should merit "Top Play Of The Week".

*Notice - Plays are listed in chronological order and are not ranked by floridapanthers.com.

WEEK 16 WINNER (Jan. 24 - Jan. 30): Ellerby's First NHL Goal (36.2%) Watch It Here
WEEK 15 WINNER (Jan. 17 - Jan. 23): Matthias Hits Top Shelf (50.0%) Watch It Here
WEEK 14 WINNER (Jan. 10 - Jan. 16): Kuli's Russian Delight (50.0%) Watch It Here
WEEK 13 WINNER (Jan. 3 - Jan. 9): Higgins Scores On The Stretch Pass (28.4%) Watch It Here
WEEK 12 WINNER (Dec. 27 - Jan. 2): Higgy's Goal On The Rush (43.2%) Watch It Here
WEEK 11 WINNER (Dec. 20 - Dec. 26): Garrison's End To End Game Winner (40.0%) Watch It Here
WEEK 10 WINNER (Dec. 13 - Dec. 19): Double Drop Power Play Goal (29.3%) Watch It Here
WEEK 9 WINNER (Dec. 6 - Dec. 12): Weiss Wins It In Overtime (34.4%) Watch It Here
WEEK 8 WINNER (Nov. 29 - Dec. 5): Booth Ends His Drought (27.6%) Watch It Here
WEEK 7 WINNER (Nov. 22 - Nov. 28): Matthias' Spinning Shot (34.2%) Watch It Here
WEEK 6 WINNER (Nov. 15 - Nov. 21): Santorelli Picks The Corner (35.8%) Watch It Here
WEEK 5 WINNER (Nov. 8 - Nov. 14): Matthias' Breakaway Tally (33.3%) Watch It Here
WEEK 4 WINNER (Nov. 1 - Nov. 7): Booth's One Man Show (30.0%) Watch It Here
WEEK 3 WINNER (Oct. 25 - Oct. 31): Booth's Penalty Shot Winner (44.1%) Watch It Here
WEEK 2 WINNER (Oct. 18 - Oct. 24): Dvorak's Open Net Winner (26.5%) Watch It Here
WEEK 1 WINNER (Oct. 10 - Oct. 17): Booth & Olesz' Two On One Rush (34.7%) Watch It Here
With the Panthers on a power play and time running out in the game, Cory Stillman neatly re-directs Dmitry Kulikov's point shot past J.S. Giguere to knot the game at three. The tally came with 3:41 left.

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Toronto's Phil Kessel does everything right to give the Leafs the victory except score. After streaking down the ice, the forward dekes Keaton Ellerby to the ice and works his way in on Scott Clemmensen. The Panthers goalie makes the right pad save with 37 seconds left in overtime.

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Up first for the Panthers in the shootout, David Booth gives the away team the lead as he goes 360 on Toronto's J.S. Giguere. The move works as he freezes the goalie and puts it up top for the goal.

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Playing in just his second NHL game, center Scott Timmins finds himself in the right place at the right time as he backhands the pass from Rostislav Olesz past Montreal's Carey Price to give the Panthers a 1-0 lead 7:30 into the first.

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Defenseman Keaton Ellerby makes Montreal's Andrei Kostitsyn pay for skating with his head down while trying to take the puck out of his own zone with 4:22 left in the first period.

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Trailing by one with under ten to play in the game, Mike Santorelli speeds down the ice all alone after New Jersey's Ilya Kovalchuk misplays a pass while on a Devil power play. The Cats forward smoothly skates around Johan Hedberg and puts it into the open net for the tying goal with 7:08 left.

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Brian Rolston finds himself behind the Panthers defense seconds into overtime but Tomas Vokoun stops the Devils forward. With the puck lying freely, Vokoun has to stop a follow up attempt from Patrick Elias.

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The Panthers get another overtime win thanks to Rostislav Olesz's well places shot top shelf off a feed from Radek Dvorak just 2:00 into the extra session.

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