“I thought we played pretty well tonight. I thought we gave up some chances early but I thought that we had a good effort. That goal on our power play got us going there in the second and then we had real good puck movement in the offensive zone on the second goal.”
“In the third period we gave them a shorthanded goal but then we had some good chances as well and I thought we defending well.”
“I thought Eddie was strong and we got great games out of our top defenders like Bouwmeester and Allen.”
“I’ve always said that he’s just a young player and that he just needs time.” –talking about Nathan Horton and achieving 30 goals in a season.Post Game quotes from Florida Panthers forward Stephen Weiss.
“We’ve got seven games left and we are going to chip away and try to win all seven and sneak into the playoffs. We’re not giving up and if that means playing the spoiler role and knocking someone out of the playoffs then that’s what it’s going to be.”
“We sensed their desperation in the third period. They weren’t the Stanley Cup champions by fluke. They have some winners over there; they compete hard and play really hard.”
“Eddie was huge for us tonight and we got some timely goals and were able to hold on this time.”Post Game quotes from Florida Panthers captain Olli Jokinen.
“He grabbed my arm when I wanted to shoot it, but I was able to control it a little bit. It was a lucky goal.” – talking about the breakaway goal he scored in the second period.”