Post Tagged with: "Nick Bjugstad"

Aleksander Barkov (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Analysing the Florida Panthers’ Options: Centre Edition

As we approach the 2014-15 NHL season I will be doing an in depth look at the Florida Panthers lineup position by position. They have several players who will be […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 3 comments · Florida Panthers
Aleksander Barkov (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Time for the Panthers’ Youngsters to Shine

Keys to Success The Florida Panthers have used the summer to bolster their depth and have acquired some much needed help through several experienced players. Most notably, the additions of Dave […]

by · August 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Florida Panthers
Aleksander Barkov (Photo: 
Jarno Hietanen)

Florida Panthers: Why Barkov Was a Better Pick Than Jones

While some have criticized the Florida Panthers selecting Aleksander Barkov over Seth Jones with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, management absolutely made the right […]

by · July 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, NHL Entry Draft
Stephen Weiss(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Why The Panthers Will Trade Stephen Weiss

As hard as it may be for many hockey fans to believe, the time has finally come for the Florida Panthers to part ways with their longtime center and current […]

by · February 7, 2013 · 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)

Florida Panthers Prospects Call Up Chances

While some prospects like Jonathan Huberdeau will be immediately rushed into the Florida Panthers lineup once this current lockout is over, other young players will have to rely on good showings in the minors – as well as some luck.

by · December 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Prospects
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)

The Florida Panthers Have An Incredibly Deep Prospect Pool

When someone is asked about elite NHL teams, the Florida Panthers aren’t usually one of the first to come to mind. However, if that same person were to be asked about teams with elite prospect pools, the Panthers should certainly be one of the first teams thought of.

by · September 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, Florida Panthers, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL
Canucks GM Mike Gillis already botched the Luongo situation (CalvinChanPhoto/Flickr)

Why is Mike Gillis Demanding Nick Bjugstad From the Florida Panthers?

As the NHL summer slowly creeps towards what we all hope will be a season that starts on time the Vancouver Canucks still have goalie Roberto Luongo on their roster. […]

Jonathan Huberdeau is THW's 2013 Most Outstanding Rookie. (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

Florida Panthers, Meet Your Future

Oh how things can change in the span of a year. At this time in 2011 the Florida Panthers were on a spending spree, handing out lucrative contracts to the […]

by · July 26, 2012 · 4 comments · Florida Panthers
Where will Luongo end up? (Photo by Allie Turnbull)

Panthers Should Just Say No To Luongo

The Cup has been awarded, the draft has been held, and even the NHL Awards Show has come and gone.  Now with nothing on the hockey horizon except vague details […]

by · June 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, NHL Rumors
Previewing The American World Junior Team

Previewing The American World Junior Team

After a third-place finish on home ice in the 2011 World Junior Championships, Team USA will be looking for a gold medal this time around. They’re considered the favourite to […]

by · December 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, College Hockey, International Hockey, OHL, Prospects, WHL, World Junior Hockey Championship
World Junior Championships 2011 Players To Watch – Part 2: Jack Campbell, Chris Kreiger & Jeremy Morin to lead the way for USA  plus Sweden & Russia

World Junior Championships 2011 Players To Watch – Part 2: Jack Campbell, Chris Kreiger & Jeremy Morin to lead the way for USA plus Sweden & Russia

Christopher Ralph is THW’s prospect and draft analyst Hockey fans look forward to Christmas; Die hard hockey fans look more forward to Boxing Day and the start of the World […]

Jordan Weal {Photo Credit: LeafsChik1967 @ Flickr}

NHL Top 100 Prospect Rankings (Part 1: 76 to 100)

86 Jordan Weal LAK F Drafted: 2010-70th

Only Hall and Seguin have compiled more points last season in the CHL amongst draft eligible players. To accomplish this in the toughest of the three CHL leagues, the Dub (WHL) that is, is all the more impressive. In fact, Jordan Weal became the first 17-year-old player in over a decade to record 100 points in a season in the WHL (WHL.ca).