When the Florida Panthers decided to let 30 goal scorer Jonathan Marchessault and one time 25 goal scorer Reilly Smith go to the Vegas Golden Knights, there was a lot of controversy as the Panthers had decided to protect struggling Nick Bjugstad. After a 24 goal season in 2014-15, injuries plagued Bjugstad, causing him to … Continue reading Nick Bjugstad quietly putting together a solid season
The Florida Panthers have added some depth to a good Forward core today by signing F Jonathan Ang to a three year entry level contract. This season in the OHL Ang has scored 12 Goals and 18 Assists in 22 Games for the Peterborough Petes. A 4th round pick, Ang was the first player of … Continue reading Florida Panthers sign Prospect Foward Jonathan Ang
Dale Tallon is rumored to be looking for a scoring winger. This is not good news for Radim Vrbata. Vrbata although he has 7 assists, has only scored 3 goals all of them in a hat trick effort against the Anaheim Ducks. At 36 years old Vrbata is in his last year according to some … Continue reading Let’s look at who is on the Panthers trade block
In professional sports, frustration is natural. Whether it be because a team isn't living up to it's potential or they can't get anywhere in the playoffs, many fans get frustrated with their team. The 2016-17 Florida Panthers season was probably the most frustrating sports seasons for most South Florida sports fans in a long time. … Continue reading The Most Frustrating Team in the NHL?
The Florida Panthers lost again last night because of the other team scoring more goals than an acceptable amount. The Florida Panthers defensive lines just can’t seem to click which in addition to bad play by goalie James Reimer has led to the Panthers allowing 15 goals this week. The Columbus Blue Jackets scored 7 … Continue reading The Panthers Defense is Lacking Energy
On Thursday night, Panthers nation suffered through 90 seconds of agony during a commercial break. What happened to cause this suffering? Right before the commercial break, Anaheim Ducks defenseman Josh Manson delivered a high cross check to the head of Panthers star center Aleksander Barkov. Barkov looked to be in pain. Barkov has a long … Continue reading Michael Haley brings a much needed security guard attitude to the team
After starting veteran goalie Roberto Luongo was injured earlier this season and is still dealing with the lingering injury the Panthers resort to former Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Antti Niemi off waivers after the goalie let up 16 goals in 3 games. The Panthers needed a backup goalie to backup James Reimer but Niemi just isn’t … Continue reading Panthers sign G Antti Niemi