| Jan 9, 2015
| 10:14 PM
It wasn't exactly a goaltending clinic or a Picasso, but the Panthers will certainly take it.
Playing on the second night of a back-to-back set the gritty Panthers outlasted the Flames in a wild 6-5 regulation shootout Friday at the Scotiabank...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The lights went out Tuesday morning at Joe Louis Arena.
They came back on for the Florida Panthers in the evening as they salvaged the second night of a back-to-back tour through the Midwest with a 4-3 victory against the Red Wings.
It took Detroit'...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Vincent Trocheck resides in that uncomfortable realm in the NHL where tomorrow is a constant uncertainty.
One of the Florida Panthers' brightest prospects, Trocheck started the season in the minors due to a crowded house of forwards before injuries...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:49 PM
— In years past the Panthers would've gladly taken a 1-1-1 road trip against quality opponents such as the Blues, Red Wings and suprisingly surging Sabres.
But not this year's version, who currently reside in the eighth and final playoff spot in...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 2:44 PM
When Panthers coach Gerard Gallant told rookie center Vincent Trocheck that he was going to be his leadoff shooter in Friday's shootout against the Detroit Red Wings, memories came rushing back to his youth hockey days.
Not only did Trocheck star for...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:47 PM
Although the mumps-ridden Penguins were down to 10 forwards at one point, when a team has superstars Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby on the ice, they're never out of a game.
The Panthers feel the same way about goaltender Roberto Luongo.
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Panthers sidelined enforcer Shawn Thornton is known for his trademark momentum-shifting hits or fights, but Sean Bergenheim?
Yet there was Bergenheim practically lifting Penguins rookie Bobby Farnham off his feet and into a dazed heap on the ice with...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 2:48 PM
When the Panthers get back to work Saturday they will be reminded that the final three games of this holiday homestand just may be the most critical stretch of the season.
Not only are their next three opponents — Maple Leafs on Sunday,...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Panthers had no where to go but up when it came to their abysmal 30th-ranked power play last season.
While they have improved slightly from a paltry success rate of 10 percent last season — the lowest since the Wild's 9.6 percent in 2000-01...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 1:09 PM
For years ex-coaches and general managers of Christmases past have vowed to turn the Panthers into a tough-minded team that said they would be hard to play against.'
To no avail, until now.
Even in the stunning 2011-12 season in which rookie coach...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 3:34 PM
The rubber rats were raining down again on the BB&T Center's ice following the Panthers' thrilling 4-3 shootout victory over the Eastern Conference-leading Pittsburgh Penguins before the Christmas break.
But the Panthers are far more excited that...