SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) _ Pavel Bure scored two goals in his first action in two weeks as the Florida Panthers defeated the New York Islanders 6-3 Wednesday night.

Bure and Mark Parrish each scored twice as the Panthers snapped a two-game losing streak. The six goals were the most by Florida this season.

Bure has five goals and four assists in five games this season. It was Bure's first action since suffering a groin injury against Montreal on Oct. 12, forcing him to miss five games.

Ray Whitney scored a goal and had two assists, and Viktor Kozlov had three assists for the Panthers.

Peter Worrell also scored for the Panthers in his first action of the season after being out since training camp with a sprained left knee. Florida jumped to a 3-0 lead in the first period, beginning with Bure's goal at 2:55 against Felix Potvin.

Whitney scored at 7:32, and Parrish followed at 12:21.

New York pulled within 3-1 on Olli Jokinen's power-play goal with 1:20 left in the period.

Florida went ahead 4-1 on Worrell's power-play goal at 7:21 of the second period.

Bure's second goal of the night padded Florida's lead to 5-1 with 4:57 left in the second. Whitney was credited for his second assist, working the puck from behind the net to Bure, whose wrist shot from the slot beat Potvin.

Parrish added a second goal to open a 6-1 lead for the Panthers with 2:36 left in the second.

Tim Connolly scored for New York on a power-play goal with 5.3 seconds left in the second period, and Mariusz Czerkawksi scored at 1:35 of the third period to close the gap to 6-3.