Posted December 31, 2011 on AP on Fox

NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 14: Tomas Fleischmann #14 of the Washington Capitals skates against of the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on November 14, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. Devils defeat the Capitals 5-2 (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
Tomas Fleischmann scored two goals, including an empty-netter with 40.2 seconds remaining that ended up being the game-winner as the Florida Panthers beat the Montreal Canadiens, 3-2, on Saturday night. Panthers goaltender Scott Clemmensen bounced back from his worst outing of the season the night before against the New York Rangers by stopping 17 of Montreal's last 18 shots. He replaced Jose Theodore 4:16 into the second period after Theodore left with a lower body injury. The Canadiens struck first at the 5:37 mark of the first period when Travis Moen blasted a slap shot from the left circle 47 feet out past Theodore off assists from Lars Eller and Tomas Kaberle. It was Moen's first goal against the Panthers this season. Fleischmann tied the game with a power-play goal 3:46 into the second period off assists from Stephen Weiss and Brian Campbell and Shawn Matthias broke the tie 3:08 into the third with his seventh goal of the season. After Fleischmann's empty-netter appeared t...
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