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Video: Panthers’ Matthias scores a slick shorthanded goal

Mar 14, 2013, 9:13 PM EST

After last season’s surprising (and often lucky) run to the playoffs, not a whole lot is going right for the Florida Panthers.

In times like these, fans soak in the little moments. Panthers enthusiasts would do well to watch Shawn Matthias‘ outstanding effort on this shorthanded goal from Thursday’s match against the Boston Bruins whenever things get grim, then:

Matthias, 25, has been on a bit of a hot streak lately. He has three goals in his last four games and four in his last six. That covers half of his eight tallies in 2013, so at least things have been going nicely for him recently.

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