Litter Box Cats
Florida Panthers prospects hold off Nashville Predators for 3-1 win
The Florida Panthers rookie camp roster picked up their second straight victory in the four-team prospects tournament in Antioch, TN with a 3-1 victory over the Nashville Predators Sunday night. Sam Brittain got the start again and stopped 19 of the 20 shots he faced during the first 40 minutes.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Florida Panthers 2014-15 Season Preview
Jun 27, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Aaron Ekblad puts on a team sweater after being selected as the number one overall pick to the Florida Panthers in the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Florida Panthers struggled along yet again for most of the 2013-14 season, and were never really a factor with a patchwork lineup and questionable goaltending.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
League of Hate and Envy: Florida Panthers
Players are skating , and NHL training camps are within sniffing distance. So we are warming up our emotional engines to conjure all the irrational excitement, hatred and other strongly worded feelings that accompany an eight-month devotion to watching men making billions playing a game.
Robin Short: Greening not playing a numbers game
The Ottawa Senators' Colin Greening checks the Florida Panthers' Sean Bergenheim to the ice during a game in Sunrise, Fla. last season.a SGreening, froma SSt.a SJohn's, is about to enter the first of a three-year contract that will net him just shy of $8 million over the next three years.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Litter Box Cats
Observations from day one of Florida Panthers Prospect Camp
If, as a long suffering Panther fan, you were looking for some type of mystic symbolism for the forthcoming season, Prospect Camp day one in Coral Springs would not disappoint, as a tropical low dumped inches of rain on the mornings' commute to Panthers IceDen and thunder rumbled across the parking area. Oh, ominous tidings... But upon exiting at the conclusion of today's doings, clear skies and gorgeous weather.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
The Miami Herald
Florida Panthers prospects camp opens Friday
When they hit the ice in Coral Springs, 26 players will be trying to get a jump on impressing the front office before training camp kicks off next week. For a handful of players like Aaron Ekblad, Vincent Trocheck and Rocco Grimaldi, this abbreviated camp - which heads to Nashville for a round-robin tournament against the Predators, Lightning and Bruins after Friday's workout - is just the beginning of their road to opening night.
30 teams, 30 days: Florida Panthers
The acquisition of veteran No. 1 Roberto Luongo sends the message that the Florida Panthers want to start winning now.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
No. 1 overall pick signs rookie deal
Florida Panthers sign No. 1 overall pick Aaron Ekblad Aaron Ekblad, 18, was the Ontario Hockey League's top defenseman last season Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1umYaYv Aaron Ekblad puts on a team jersey after being selected as the No.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
The Rat Trick
Florida Panthers Invite Shane O'Brien To Training Camp
Rimer also managed to ask Panthers forward Scottie Upshall how he felt about his former teammate getting an invite to camp.
Pucks And Pitchforks
Is Scott Gomez Going to Steal a Roster Spot?
Mar 9, 2014; Sunrise, FL, USA; Boston Bruins goalie Chad Johnson makes a save as Florida Panthers center Scott Gomez looks on in the first period at BB&T Center.
Brandon Pirri Days Until The Blackhawks Season Opener
Oct 28, 2013; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Pirri looks on during the first period against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Too Many Men On The Site
NHL and the Officials' Union are Negotiating
Mar 29, 2014; Sunrise, FL, USA; Montreal Canadiens right wing George Parros fights with Florida Panthers right wing Krys Barch as linesman Andy McElman linesman Jonny Murray and referee Chris Rooney look on in the first period at BB&T Center.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
2014-2015 NHL preview: Florida Panthers
Florida had their surprise playoff trip a few years ago, but since then, things have been about what was expected for Dale Tallon and the Panthers' rebuild.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Habs Eyes On The Prize
Friday Habs Links: Subban practicing in South Florida
Here are your daily links, including where PK Subban is right now, a Dustin Tokarski interview, a "Fascinating Hab", and more! So I am sitting at work and my hockey teammate Jared texts me this picture of PK Subban training on the ice at the local rink, where the Florida Panthers practice.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Devils invite Scott Gomez to training camp on unsigned tryout basis
Scott Gomez, who won two Stanley Cups with the Devils, has been invited to the team's training camp on a unsigned tryout basis, general manager Lou Lamoriello told The Star-Ledger Wednesday.
Ranking the 10 Worst-Managed Teams in the NHL
Several NHL teams currently bear the dubious honor of being among the league's worst managed.
The Rat Trick
Are Tomas Kopecky and Tomas Fleischmann Ready To Bounce Back?
This summer's July 1 spending spree was very similar to the one that Dale Tallon and the Panthers embarked on during the offseason leading up to the 2011-12 season in which the Panthers won their first ever Southeast Division title and took the Stanley Cup runner-up New Jersey Devils to seven games and double overtime before finally conceding.
Litter Box Cats
Is the NHL going to super-size itself by 2017?
The interweb is abuzz with rumors that the NHL is not only going to expand, to Las Vegas and/or Seattle, but expand big time, by adding four new teams in time for its 100th anniversary celebration in 2017.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Quick Look At The Detroit Red Wings Division Rivals: Florida Panthers
Dec 28, 2013; Sunrise, FL, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Justin Abdelkader and Florida Panthers center Marcel Goc collide along the boards in the third period at BB&T Center.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Winging It In Motown
Oh Captain, My Captain
The are currently 7 NHL teams without a a serving captain. This is just a fun speculation of who might be filling that role for their respective team this upcoming 2014-15 season.