Longest NHL shootout
Washington Capitals, Florida Panthers
United States (Sunrise)

The Florida Panthers (USA) needed 20 shootout rounds to finally defeat the Washington Capitals (USA), 2–1, on 16 December 2014, in the longest shootout in NHL history. The Capitals and Panthers set three other records during this shootout: most shootout goals by both teams (11), the most shootout goals by a single team (Florida, with six); and the most shootout saves by a goaltender (Florida’s Roberto Luongo, with 15).

The previous record for the longest shootout was 15 rounds when the New York Rangers (USA) beat the Capitals on 26 November 2005.