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Jacob Markstrom Heats Up – Wins AHL Player Of The Week

As winter continues to roll in and the nights grow colder even for Floridians such as myself, the lack of hockey is beginning to take its toll. Browsing hockey blogs, […]

by · December 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Florida Panthers, Prospects
Former Canucks Captain: Roberto Luongo

Luongo to Florida: Smart Money Says No Way?

During the lockout all fans want to hear is a date when games will resume and everything will be back to normal. We tend to forget about controversies leading up […]

by · December 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, News/Commentary, Vancouver Canucks
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Thunder-Cats Ho! The Battle for the Sunshine State Becomes Relevant

As the temperatures around America and Canada continue to drop, the anticipation for hockey in Florida is beginning to heat up. This past year Floridians turned out in substantially better […]

by · December 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning
Kris Versteeg (Jerome Davis/Icon SMI)

Bettman is “Mucking Up The League”

It was November 15th when Kris Versteeg was officially locked out with the rest of the NHL players when he left rehab. Clarification, he finished rehabilitating his hip with the […]

by · November 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly

The Lockout is Out of Control

When Ian White of the Detroit Red Wings called Gary Bettman an idiot on November 17th, it seemed to have opened the flood gates for the rest of the NHL players. […]

by · November 22, 2012 · 2 comments · Florida Panthers, News/Commentary
Who is the last Oiler remaining from the trade of the Great Gretzky (pictured)? Current Oiler Captain Ethan Moreau. Image courtesy of Hakandahlstrom (Wikipedia Creative Commons)

Wayne Gretzky’s Greatest Game With The New York Rangers

When the New York Rangers signed Wayne Gretzky as a free agent in the summer of 1996, the hope was that a reunion with his friend and team captain Mark […]

by · November 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Hockey History, New York Rangers
It’s Time For Jack To Show Us His Skille

It’s Time For Jack To Show Us His Skille

In 2005, the Chicago Blackhawks selected Jack Skille with the 7th overall pick in the Entry Draft.  Skille was skating for the U.S. National (U18) Team and was months away […]

by · November 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
Jonathan Huberdeau is THW's 2013 Most Outstanding Rookie. (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

As Bure Is Enshrined, Panthers Fans Look Ahead

Earlier this month the hockey world took a break from the gloom and doom of NHL labor talks to honor the recent inductees to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Among […]

by · November 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
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Keeping Up With Kevin Dineen

During the NHL lockout, there’s not much for coaches to do with their time to stay in game shape. Sure they can hit the gym like the players, but I […]

by · November 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Humor
Kevin Dineen, Dale Tallon (Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE)

Florida Panthers GM Dale Tallon Expects Long Term Success

In a recent interview with Hockey Night In Canada’s Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey, and Gord Stellick, Florida Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon gave an update on HNIC Radio. Fresh off a […]

by · November 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, News/Commentary
The Panthers’ Cash and Its Whereabouts

The Panthers’ Cash and Its Whereabouts

Yes, I crunched the numbers. How much are the Panthers losing with this lockout? They’re losing more than hard earned fans with their last playoff run, and they’re losing valuable […]

by · October 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
Jonathan Huberdeau was an astute draft pick by the Florida Panthers; they hope to replicate success at the 2013 NHL Draft. (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Panthers Prospect Update: How Are The Kids?

As I looked through the depth chart of the Florida Panther’s, it became perfectly clear that these kids are already way more successful than me. There are 24 active prospects […]

by · October 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Prospects