By Jenny Masters
Carter Verhaeghe scored twice, Rudolfs Balcers and Josh Mahura each had third-period goals and the Florida Panthers held on to beat the Flyers 4-3.
Balcers’ goal, his first with Florida after signing in the offseason, put the Panthers on top for good. Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots for the Panthers, who have won three of four to open the season.
Travis Konency, James van Riemsdyk and Nick Seeler scored for the Flyers.
Kevin Hayes had two assists for the Flyers.