10:06 PM EDT, Thu July 28, 2016

Panthers GM Tom Rowe on free agency moves

James Reimer brought in to back up Roberto Luongo.

Harvey Fialkov recaps Panthers' free-agency moves

New goalie James Reimer to open season as starter if Roberto Luongo doesn't recover from offseason hip surgery.
Fear The Fin Jul 1, 2016

James Reimer signs with the Florida Panthers

James Reimer will not rejoin the San Jose Sharks in the 2016-17 season. The netminder signed a five-year contract with the Florida Panthers worth $3.4 million a year. Reimer played in a total of nine games for the Sharks, starting eight and coming in to relieve Martin Jones once in the playoffs. Reimer to Panthers 5 yr $3.4 mil per. Confirmed.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 1, 2016 This contract is bigger than what the Sharks were going to give him, but it’s interesting to note that he’ll likely be the understudy for Roberto Luongo for at least this season. Luongo’s...

Panthers sign goalie James Reimer to five-year deal and he may start season

The Panthers apparently weren’t comfortable with Reto Berra as Roberto Luongo’s backup this season, as they signed James Reimer to a five-year deal worth a reported $17 million just as free agency opened at noon Friday. Panthers general manager Tom Rowe said that Luongo, who underwent hip surgery...

Panthers hire Roberto Luongo's brother to be goalie coach for AHL team

Keeping it in the family on Tuesday the Panthers hired Leo Luongo, the younger brother of Roberto Luongo, to be the goalie coach of the Springfield Thunderbirds, Florida’s recently relocated American Hockey League affiliate. Leo Luongo, 31, has served as goaltending coach for the HC Lugano organization...

Panthers hire Luongo’s brother as AHL goalie coach

Thats Leo Luongo, formerly of the Swiss League.

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