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Panthers rally for 4-3 shootout win over Rangers

  • Florida Panthers left wing Jonathan Huberdeau (11) is congratulated by Panthers center Aleksander Barkov (16) and Panthers right wing Jaromir Jagr (68) after scoring a goal past New York Rangers goalie Antti Raanta (32) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Florida Panthers left wing Jonathan Huberdeau (11) is congratulated by Panthers center Aleksander Barkov (16) and Panthers right wing Jaromir Jagr (68) after scoring a goal past New York Rangers goalie Antti Raanta (32) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)  (The Associated Press)

  • Florida Panthers goalie James Reimer (34) stops a shot by New York Rangers left wing J.T. Miller (10) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Florida Panthers goalie James Reimer (34) stops a shot by New York Rangers left wing J.T. Miller (10) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)  (The Associated Press)

  • New York Rangers left wing J.T. Miller (10) skates back to the bench after scoring a goal past Florida Panthers goalie James Reimer (34) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    New York Rangers left wing J.T. Miller (10) skates back to the bench after scoring a goal past Florida Panthers goalie James Reimer (34) during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Friday, March 17, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)  (The Associated Press)

Aleksander Barkov scored a third-period goal and added the winner in the shootout as the Florida Panthers beat the New York Rangers 4-3 on Friday night.

Jaromir Jagr had two assists and passed Hall of Famer Gordie Howe for the most points after turning 40 with 269.

Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and assist and Jussi Jokinen also scored for Florida. James Reimer made 29 saves for the Panthers, who are trying to stay in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Reimer made his seventh straight start with Roberto Luongo out because of a lower-body injury.

Mats Zuccarello scored two goals and J.T. Miller also tallied for the Rangers, who were unable to hold an early 2-0 lead. Brendan Smith added two assists.

Antti Raanta made his fourth consecutive start in place of the injured Henrik Lundqvist and finished with 34 saves.

The Rangers have lost six straight home games (0-5-1).