Detroit Red Wings at Florida Panthers
When/where: 5 p.m., Sunday/BB&T Center, Sunrise TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: 560-AM, 640-AM (Palm Beach)
Scouting report: With Florida’s dim playoffs hopes almost extinct, the Panthers finally ended their six-game losing streak after defeating the Minnesota Wild, 6-2, on Friday night at the BB&T Center. … Aleksander Barkov set a franchise record with five assists during the game to bring his season total to 46. … Florida is nine points behind Montreal for the final wild-card spot as of Friday with the team set to host Detroit on Sunday. … Detroit enters the matchup fresh of an outing with Tampa Bay after playing in their first of three consecutive road games. … Through Friday’s games, the Red Wings place in the bottom two of the Eastern Conference. … During the teams’ last contest on Dec. 31, the Panthers won in a shootout, 4-3, to take a 2-1 advantage in the season series against the Red Wings.