Mikael Samuelsson

The Panthers defeated the devils 4-2 to even the series 1-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers Take Game 2, Even Series With Devils 1-1

The Florida Panthers evened their first round series 1-1 on Sunday night as they defeated the Devils 4-2.

WFAN–04/15/2012

New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20) blocks a shot by Florida Panthers' Stephen Weiss (9) in the second period of an NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Panthers Hold Off Islanders

After keeping pace for two periods, the Islanders failed to score in the third period. The Panthers claimed a 4-2 victory.

WFAN–10/22/2011

Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler (17) and New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) fight for control of the puck during third period NHL hockey action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press - Jonathan Hayward)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Outlook Bright After Historic Victory Over Canucks

The Rangers’ victory over the Canucks was their first in the city of Vancouver since October 1997. Their inspired third period play against the defending Western Conference champions is a huge step in the right direction.

WFAN–10/19/2011