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Florida Panthers 2015 Draft Class update We continue checking in on the progress of the last few Florida Panthers draft classes with a look back at the eight-man haul from the 2015 NHL Entry Draft that was held at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. Lawson Crouse.

Florida Panthers: Aaron Ekblad Expected to Break Out in 2019-20 Heading into the new season with a brand new coaching staff and systems, Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad is expected to break out offensively in 2…

Texas Tech football will open 2021 season facing Florida International By Devin Ward - August 17, 2019 at 9:20 PM CDT - Updated August 17 at 9:20 PM LUBBOCK, Texas - KCBD Sports has confirmed with a source that the Red Raider football program will kick off the 2021 season facing Florida International University. The Golden Panthers will come to the Hub-City on Thursday, Sept.

Report: Florida, Miami agree to home-and-home series Get ready for a couple more games between the Gators and Hurricanes. A home-and-home agreement is reportedly in place.

NHL Offseason Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Weekend Open Forum We continue to slowly creep through the offseason and are now less than a month away from the Florida Panthers preseason double-header against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Let's check out some of the more interesting headlines around the league.

Should the Florida Panthers Pursue UFA Chase Priskie? So, who is Chase Priskie? When he was drafted, Washington took someone who was a total boom-or-bust pick, with 26 points in 43 games for Quinnipiac University. Priskie also boasted just two penalty minutes across all 43 games and a +16 plus/minus rating.

NHL Prospects: Four Potential Breakout Prospects For The Florida Panthers NHL Prospects: Looking at four Florida Panthers prospects that might be able to crack the Panthers roster - including Owen Tippett and Henrik Borgstrom.

Florida Panthers: Expect Big Things From Brett Connolly After a career year this past season, the Florida Panthers should expect some solid pro…

Florida Panthers Made the Right Choice Retiring Luongo's Jersey Without hesitation, the Florida Panthers made the unquestionably correct decision to retire goaltender Roberto Luongo's jersey. Where you surprised? Becaus…

Florida Panthers Who Need Their Jerseys Retired After Roberto Luongo While Roberto Luongo will officially become the first Florida Panthers player to have his jersey retired, the hope is it could open the floodgates. Luongo is obviously deserving having played 572 career games with the franchise. It's commonly accepted that few other players best personify the franchise as a result.

Florida Panthers The Importance of Aleksander Barkov Aleksander Barkov is the captain of the Florida Panthers. I take a look at his career and how the team is set up for the upcoming 2019-20 season.

Florida Panthers / Atlantic Division left-to-do lists Now that we've ever so slowly reached mid-August, most of the heavy lifting has been done by Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon and his seven counterparts in the Atlantic Division. Let's take a look at what offseason work hasn't gotten checked off yet on each of the eight teams to-do-lists.

What are the five best late-summer signings of the salary cap era? Who could be on that short list? Well, how about Thomas Vanek? The veteran winger has been a journeyman in recent years, but he's a still a capable scorer and good power play hand who put up 16 goals and 36 points last season. Teams seeking a depth pivot could do much worse than giving Brian Boyle a call, too.

MacKenzie Weegar Should be in Line for a Bigger Role Next Season In a season where the Panthers broke most of their own ignominious records for defensive futility, there was one bright spot who bucked the trend: MacKenzie Weegar. Where most Panthers failed to survive defensively, in a limited role, Weegar thrived.

Will Canucks follow Panthers and retire Roberto Luongo’s No. 1? And should they? It's good for the team, too. They need that," Babych said. So the question becomes, if yes - either ring of honour or full-on number retirement - then when?

Florida Panthers: How They Match Up with the Boston Bruins in 2019-20 The Boston Bruins rekindled their dominant form in the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season after splitting their four-game set with the Florida Panthers in the regular season. Showing resilience and strength, they overcame four different deficits while trailing in a series, pushing all the way to game seven of the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals.

Florida Panthers: Expect a 20+ Point Season from Colton Sceviour Following an injury-riddled 2019 campaign, Florida Panthers fans should certainly expect a 20+ point year from Colton Sceviour during the 2020 NHL season.

Florida Panthers set to retire Roberto Luongo's number He Florida Panthers will honor recently retired goaltender Roberto Luongo by making his No. 1 the first number ever retired by the organization. The team said Monday that the ceremony will occur prior to its March 7, 2020, game against Luongo's hometown Montreal Canadiens.

Inside look at Florida Panthers The time is now for the Florida Panthers. After an aggressive offseason, the Panthers are confident they will not only reach the Stanley Cup Playoffs but make a deep run.

Florida Panthers to retire Roberto Luongo's jersey of number one The Florida Panthers announced on Monday that they plan to the retire the no. 1 jersey of their veteran goaltender and Canadian Olympic gold medalist Roberto Luongo of Montreal, Quebec. Luongo will be the first Panthers player in franchise history to have his number retired.

Florida Panthers: How They Match Up with Tampa Bay in 2019-20 Last season's best, despite falling out of the playoffs in four games, Tampa Bay will have a legit rivalry with the Florida Panthers this season.

Florida Panthers 2016 Draft Class update We recently took a look at the Florida Panthers 2017 and 2018 NHL Entry Draft classes, now let's check back in with the Class of 2016 to see how they did in year three since they were selected by the Cats in Buffalo. Henrik Borgstrom.

It's Florida Panthers Day at PHT It's tough to get anything done with inconsistent goaltending and lackluster team defense, two lowlights of Florida's fifth-place showing the Atlantic last season. Even with the ninth-best goals-per-game as a team, the Panthers couldn't outscore their problems from the blue line backward.

Quick Hits: Escrow, Jusso Valimaki, Roberto Luongo, and Don Waddell Players will lose 10 percent to escrow. Juuso Valimaki tears his ACL. Roberto Luongo to have his number retired. Don Waddell to remain with the Hurricanes.

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