Final

Series (Game 1 of 2)

Florida leads 2-0

Game 1: Monday, September 16th
Predators3Final
Panthers6
Game 2: Monday, September 16th
Predators2Final
OT
Panthers3

Predators 3

(0-1-0, 0 pts)

Panthers 6

(1-0-0, 2 pts)

2:30 PM ET, September 16, 2013

1 2 3 T
NSH 3 0 03
FLA 1 2 36

E. Gudbranson (Panthers - D): Goals: 2, Assists: 1

S. Upshall (Panthers - RW): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

V. Trocheck (Panthers - C): Goals: 0, Assists: 2

Panthers beat Predators 6-3 in split-squad game

Associated Press

SUNRISE, Fla. -- The Florida Panthers scored three goals in the third period and beat the Nashville Predators 6-3 in the first game of a split-squad, preseason double-header on Monday.

Brad Boyes put the Panthers ahead 4-3 with 7:16 remaining. Scottie Upshall had his second goal of the game with 6:37 remaining and Quinton Howden scored at the 15:37 mark to cap the third-period outburst.

Nashville led 3-1 after the opening period with goals by Kevin Henderson (0:44), Filip Forsberg (7:39), and Shea Weber (19.27).

Upshall scored his first goal on a power play at 6:01 in the first.

Florida's Erik Gudbranson had two goals at 14:14 and 18:13 of the second.

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