| Mar 2, 2015
| 4:45 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ Jaromir Jagr, unhappy with dwindling ice time in New Jersey, is enjoying Florida. In his first game Jagr, 43, skated alongside Aleksander Barkov, 19, and...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 3:35 PM
It seemed appropriate that the player being fitted for the West Point cadet hero jacket in the locker room after again routing the Pacific Division-leading Ducks 6-2 wasn't one of the six different Panthers with goals.
Rather, it was blossoming...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 7:47 PM
Call it a sibling rivalry, but the not-so-mighty Ducks seem to bring out the best in the Panthers this season.
Led by the dazzling playmaking of Jonathan Huberdeau, the Panthers put on a rare display of offensive wizardry en route to convincing 6-2...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:09 PM
While 18-year-old rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad continues to gain international momentum in the Calder Trophy race for rookie of the year, the Panthers have another teenager who's gaining confidence and points on a regular basis.
After a slow start...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:27 PM
— Not even a windchill factor that made it feel like minus-40 degrees when the Panthers landed in Winnipeg could cool off red-hot forward Jonathan Huberdeau these days.
Huberdeau, playing with the confidence he displayed during his Rookie of the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:37 PM
VANCOUVER -- It was a night to pay homage to Roberto Luongo as schizophrenic Canucks fans showered their all-time winningest goalie with trademark chants of, "Loooooo! Loooooo!'' every time he touched the puck.
In the end it was Huby-dooby-doo...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 3:35 PM
— On paper, the Panthers should have one of the best shootout teams in the NHL. On the ice, they've been one of the worst.
Before the season began, General Manager Dale Tallon, a longtime proponent for 3-on-3 overtimes to help do away with...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 8:05 PM
On a night the fans acknowledged original Panthers president Bill Torrey when he was shown on the overhead scoreboard, it seemed fitting that the resurgent Islanders on the ice resembled the teams he built into a Stanley Cup dynasty in the 1980s....
| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Well at least the game didn’t go to overtime.
That’s probably the best thing that can be said about the Ducks’ embarrassing 6-2 loss to the Florida Panthers on Sunday at Honda Center. Because even after welcoming leading scorer Corey...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Statistics in professional sports can often help coaches and players figure out how, why and when they won or lost the game.
Statistical trends could be a players' best friend or worst enemy, causing them to press when slumping or be ridiculed for the...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:47 PM
If there was any doubt that Panthers rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad wasn't going back to juniors after his ninth game Saturday, he erased it by making his first NHL goal the game winner to secure a 2-1 victory over the Flyers at the BB&T Center.