Marchessault scores twice in Panthers' 3-1 win over Coyotes

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Posted: Mar 23, 2017 10:48 PM
Marchessault scores twice in Panthers' 3-1 win over Coyotes

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored two goals and James Reimer made 22 saves to lift the Florida Panthers over the Arizona Coyotes 3-1 on Thursday night.

Shawn Thornton also scored a goal as the Panthers snapped a two-game losing streak. The Panthers are seven points behind the Boston Bruins for the final wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference's Atlantic Division.

Tobias Rieder scored for Arizona, and Mike Smith stopped 36 shots. The Coyotes lost for the fourth time in five games.

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This story has been corrected to fix saves for Reimer and Smith.