Post Tagged with: "Aaron Ekblad"

Leon Draisaitl, Aaron Ekblad, Sam Reinhart (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Forget the Calder for Aaron Ekblad, What About the Norris?

It’s easy to forget at times that Aaron Ekblad is only 18 years old and is in his first NHL, let alone professional hockey, season. A year ago, Ekblad was […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
Columbus forward Matt Calvert (Dave Gainer/THW)

Film Study: Jackets Reverse Third Period Struggles

Columbus is no longer the worst team in the league. Well, last night’s 2-1 win over Florida put the Jackets in a tie with Edmonton, but misery enjoys company. That […]

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Calder Trophy Race 2014-15:

Well we’re just about 20% into the 2014-15 season and candidates for the Calder Trophy are beginning to show their faces. Some expected guys have fallen behind and will need […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 3 comments · Prospects, Top 10 Lists
Florida Panthers' BB&T Center on a quest to be filled in light of the team's attendance woes. (Brad Barr-US PRESSWIRE)

Florida Panthers: The First 30 Days

It’s been just about a month since the NHL season began and it seems like that bright shiny star of hope that started the Florida Panthers’ season is slowly fading. Sitting in […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 5 comments · Florida Panthers
Jonathan Huberdeau is THW's 2013 Most Outstanding Rookie. (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

What’s Wrong With The Youth Movement In Florida?

By this point, it’s no secret that one of, if not the most, effective ways to become a successful team in the NHL is by rebuilding from the ground up. […]

by · November 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
Steve Mason (Heather Barry/ THW)

Flyers Backcheck: Opportunity Knocks to No Answer

Saturday’s 2-1 loss to the Florida Panthers has become the microcosm of the Flyers of this year and last. It’s one step forward, two steps back. With a golden opportunity […]

by · November 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Panthers Defense Paying Dividends Early On

In the NHL, a 2-2-3 start to a team’s season may not be the most desired beginning on the quest for the Stanley Cup. For the Florida Panthers however, the […]

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Decision Time Looming for Junior Players

With the NHL season three weeks old, most teams are starting to get a sense of how their rosters are shaping up and are down to making those final few decisions. One […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, Prospects
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Early Season Calder Watch: Top 10 Rookie Contenders

The 2014-2015 NHL season is only a few weeks old, but the race for the Calder Memorial Trophy is already starting to heat up. This year’s rookie draft class is […]

Aaron Ekblad (OHL Images)

Rasmus Andersson: Aaron Ekblad 2.0?

At the NHL entry draft last year Barrie Colts defenceman Aaron Ekblad stole the show after being drafted first overall by the Florida Panthers. Ekblad had a very impressive track […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · OHL, Player Profiles
Aaron Ekblad is a strong contender for #1 overall in the 2014 NHL Draft (Terry Wilson/OHL Images)

Ford Ice Impressions – Florida Panthers

The Florida Panthers’ rookies were a feisty bunch Sunday, and in a good way. Everywhere I looked, someone was getting in a Nashville player’s face or space.  And it wasn’t […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers, Prospects
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Are Panthers Fans Ready For A New Season?!

As the days wind down to the start of the 2014-15 NHL season, South Floridians are undoubtedly wondering what’s going to happen with their hometown team. Another new coach. Another […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers