The bad news is quite bad for the Florida Panthers: Aleksander Barkov is hurt and his night is over.
(The team is being opaque as NHL squads are wont to do, but the Miami Herald’s George Richards believes it’s a wrist injury.)
It didn’t take long for Jagr to make a difference, either, as he gave Florida a better chance to carve out at least a point against the Chicago Blackhawks, cutting their lead to 3-2.
He inched closer to another scoring milestone in the process:
Jagr’s doing well enough to inspire those turn-in-the-knife stats:
Update: Chicago managed to hold on for the 3-2 win.