Wingels scores winner to lead Sharks over Panthers 3-2
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) Tommy Wingels scored the game-winning goal to lift the San Jose Sharks over the Florida Panthers 4-2 on Thursday night.
Logan Couture, Joe Pavelski and Brent Burns also scored for the Sharks while Martin Jones made 22 saves.
Jason Demers scored his first two goals of the season, both in the first period, for the Panthers. James Reimer, in his third start in six games, made 25 stops. Jaromir Jagr recorded an assist.
Wingels gave the Sharks a 3-2 lead at 8:53 of the third period. He grabbed the puck off the faceoff and backhanded it past Reimer.
Couture added an empty-net goal with 57 seconds left to make it 4-2.
The Sharks have won two straight games after losing their previous three.