Trocheck, Reimer help Hurricanes blow past Panthers 4-2

Vincent Trocheck of the Carolina Hurricanes looks on during the second period of their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at PNC Arena on February 22, 2021 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Jared C. Tilton, 2021 Getty Images)

RALEIGH, N.C. – Vincent Trocheck and James Reimer continued to torment their former team by lifting the Carolina Hurricanes to their fifth straight victory with a 4-2 win over the Florida Panthers.

Trocheck was traded to Carolina just over a year ago and scored for the fourth time this season against the Panthers.

Nino Niederreiter, Sebastian Aho and Warren Foegele also had goals for the Hurricanes.

Carolina has won eight of 10 home games this season.

Reimer made 21 saves to improve to 3-0-0 against Florida.

MacKenzie Weegar and Mason Marchment scored for Florida, which had a five-game points streak snapped.

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