Game 4 Preview: Driedger gets call as Panthers look to start 4-0-0

After a wild game Tuesday night, in which the Panthers tied the game with 2 seconds left and then won in a shootout, the Columbus Blue Jackets (2-2-3) look for revenge against the Florida Panthers (3-0-0) as the two finish their first two game set at Nationwide Arena. The hero on Tuesday night was Patric … Continue reading Game 4 Preview: Driedger gets call as Panthers look to start 4-0-0

Game 3 Recap: Hornqvist plays late game hero as Panthers top Jackets in Shootout

What a game! The Florida Panthers defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets last night 4-3 to get to their first 3-0-0 start in franchise history. Patric Hornqvist scored the game tying goal with only three seconds left in regulation. The win was also the first win for the Cats at Nationwide Arena since December 2015. 1st … Continue reading Game 3 Recap: Hornqvist plays late game hero as Panthers top Jackets in Shootout

Game 3 Preview: Rested Panthers return to Battle New Look Blue Jackets

The Florida Panthers (2-0-0) return to the ice to face the Columbus Blue Jackets (2-2-2) tonight as the Panthers get their first action in a week. Due to the Carolina Hurricanes coronavirus outbreak, the NHL postponed Florida's games on Thursday and Saturday. COLUMBUS PREVIEW The Blue Jackets made a splash on Saturday with one of … Continue reading Game 3 Preview: Rested Panthers return to Battle New Look Blue Jackets

Around the League: Pierre Luc-Dubois’s Effort Last Night is an Embarrassment to the NHL

In case you didn't know, former 3rd overall pick C Pierre Luc-Dubois wants out of Columbus. The 22 year old Quebec native is supposed to be the #1 forward on the Blue Jackets roster, but only played 3:55 last night against the Lightning in an Overtime loss, after being benched for one of the worst … Continue reading Around the League: Pierre Luc-Dubois’s Effort Last Night is an Embarrassment to the NHL

Game 2 Recap: Vatrano plays OT Hero as Panthers win thriller against the Blackhawks

The Florida Panthers earned their 2nd win in as many games to start the season Tuesday night as they defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in an Overtime game. The winless Blackhawks dropped to 0-3-1 as they finish out the Florida swing to start the year winless. 1st Period The Florida Panthers drew first blood with … Continue reading Game 2 Recap: Vatrano plays OT Hero as Panthers win thriller against the Blackhawks

Game 2 Preview: Bobrovsky Returns as Florida battles Chicago

After missing most of training camp with an undisclosed injury, Panthers Goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky returns to his spot between the pipes tonight as the 1-0-0 Panthers look to sweep the two game set against the 0-3-0 Chicago Blackhawks. SEASON SERIES The Panthers won game one on Sunday by a score of 5-2. Jonathan Huberdeau put … Continue reading Game 2 Preview: Bobrovsky Returns as Florida battles Chicago

Game 1 Recap: Luostarinen; Huberdeau lead Panthers to 5-2 victory on Opening Night

Eetu Luostarinen didn't waste much time in scoring his first career goal in his Panthers debut. The 22 year old Finn scored the game winning goal on a 2 on 1 with a snipe past Collin Delia 22 seconds after the Blackhawks tied the game. This goal put the Panthers up 3 to 2 and … Continue reading Game 1 Recap: Luostarinen; Huberdeau lead Panthers to 5-2 victory on Opening Night

Game 1 Preview: Chicago @ Florida-Yandle’s Whining Prevails as Driedger leads the Cats to start the Season

The Florida Panthers finally open their 2020-21 season a few days late as they face the Chicago Blackhawks at the BB&T Center on Sunday January 17, 2021 at 7:00pm. THE OPPOSITION CHICAGWOAH The former juggernaut Blackhawks, who won 3 cups in 6 years, are in the midst of a rebuild. They lost Corey Crawford and … Continue reading Game 1 Preview: Chicago @ Florida-Yandle’s Whining Prevails as Driedger leads the Cats to start the Season

2021 Season Preview: Pivotal Season for the Franchise as the Zito Era Begins

Hello everybody and happy New Year! The Florida Panthers enter the 2020-21 season a changed team. Nearly a third of the team's projected opening night roster were not on the team when they shook hands with the Islanders in August following their elimination. The team has a new General Manager in Bill Zito and the … Continue reading 2021 Season Preview: Pivotal Season for the Franchise as the Zito Era Begins

New Cats on the Block Part 1: Rookies that Could Make the Starting Lineup in 2020-21

With the first season of the Bill Zito era about to get underway, the Florida Panthers made a lot of changes to their roster in the Coronavirus offseason. Notable players exited including Evengii Dadonov, Brian Boyle, Erik Haula, Lucas Wallmark and likely Mike Hoffman to free agency. The Panthers also subtracted Mike Matheson, Colton Sceviour … Continue reading New Cats on the Block Part 1: Rookies that Could Make the Starting Lineup in 2020-21