| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:54 PM
For the two Panthers representatives, goalie Roberto Luongo and rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad, Sunday's 60th NHL All-Star Game will be a lifelong memory to treasure.
But at the same time, two of the Panthers' main reasons for their vastly improved...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:29 PM
The first NHL All-Star Game since 2012 did not disappoint.
If you like scoring.
Team Toews—which included fellow Blackhawks Brent Seabrook and Corey Crawford, downed Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday in Columbus, Ohio. The losing team featured...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:48 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Standing in the crease while the top players in the world are coming at you and defensemen are bailing out of the play isn't ideal, but Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford managed to hold his ground fairly well.
Crawford made a...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 4:26 PM
Roberto Luongo was a fresh-faced 22-year-old in the midst of his third NHL season, second for the Panthers, when he participated in the defunct Young Stars game as part of the 2002 All-Star weekened in Los Angeles.
He was admittedly in awe of the...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 5:04 PM
Panthers rookie blue-liner Aaron Ekblad grew up in Windsor, Ontario, about an icing call away from Joe Louis Arena, where he would study Detroit Red Wings 11-time All-Star defenseman Niklas Lidstrom.
At 13, Ekblad had dinner with his father and...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 2:15 PM
The other day, Roberto Luongo came across a video from maybe a decade ago, from his first stint with the Panthers, and was struck by the goaltender he saw. The excessive movement. The reliance on reflexes. Who was that?
“I don’t like to...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 1:15 PM
A week ago the Panthers were coming off a three-game sweep of western Canada teams on a franchise-best 4-2 road trip and they were breathing down the Bruins' necks for a wild-card playoff berth.
Life was good. The music was blaring in the locker room...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:11 PM
Panthers coach Gerard Gallant wanted his team to enter the weeklong All-Star break feeling good about themselves.
Instead, they may need to seek help during their time off after a lackluster 2-1 loss to the Canucks Monday night at the BB&T Center to...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 9:47 AM
In an effort to find some offense and end a three-game losing streak, Panthers coach Gerard Gallant shook up his lineup Monday by benching veteran forwards Scottie Upshall and Sean Bergenheim for Monday night’s game against the Canucks.
| Jan 18, 2015
| 10:28 AM
Canucks at Panthers
When/where: 7:30 p.m., BB&T Center, Sunrise
TV: Fox Sports Florida; Radio: WQAM-560
Scouting report: Eleven days have elapsed since Canucks fans cheered former Vancouver goalie Roberto Luongo throughout Florida's 3-1 victory in...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:53 PM
The last time the Panthers defeated the Edmonton Oilers in Sunrise they were parked in the National Car Rental Center and FSF-TV sideline reporter Billy Lindsay was winding down his second stay with the team.
Olli Jokinen, the franchise's all-time...