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The Hockey Writers Jul 14, 2018

The Future of Panthers’ Luongo

Roberto Luongo is a franchise icon; unquestionably the very best player in Florida Panthers history. Heading into the 2018-19 campaign, Luongo not only leads the Panthers in franchise wins, with 212 – double his next-closest competitor, he sits fourth in National Hockey League history with 471 total victories, and should, at the very least, catch Ed Belfour […] The post The Future of Panthers’ Luongo appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jul 14, 2018

Panthers Most Underrated Prospect: Aleksi Heponiemi

When Dale Tallon became general manager of the Florida Panthers in 2010, he made it a priority to stock the prospect stable with high-end talent. Developing through the draft was his blueprint as GM and later as a senior advisor for the Chicago Blackhawks. It was also the blueprint that led the Blackhawks to a […] The post Panthers Most Underrated Prospect: Aleksi Heponiemi appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Panthers sign defenseman Julian Melchiori to play on AHL blue line

The Florida Panthers added to their depth on defense by signing defenseman Julian Melchiori to a one-year, two-way contract on Friday morning. Melchiori will join the blue line with Panthers AHL affiliate Springfield after spending parts of seven seasons in the Winnipeg organization. Melchiori...
The Hockey Writers Jul 13, 2018

What Does Hutchinson Mean for Panthers?

The Florida Panthers did much of their offseason heavy lifting prior to the start of National Hockey League free agency Jul. 1, boosting their offense by trading for Mike Hoffman and signing Kontinental Hockey League standout Bogdan Kiselevich to stabilise their blue line. They’ve proceeded to also re-sign many of their own restricted free agents, thereby […] The post What Does Hutchinson Mean for Panthers? appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Jul 9, 2018

Panthers Loaded With First-Line Talent

With the acquisition of Mike Hoffman earlier this offseason, the Florida Panthers may have finally assembled the complete, high-end top-six that has eluded the franchise for at least a decade. It has been a pronounced issue recently, as they have had talented pieces in their top-six but also had holes that prevented the team from […] The post Panthers Loaded With First-Line Talent appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Panthers re-sign defenseman Alexander Petrovic to one-year contract

The Florida Panthers will have their entire defense under contract for next season. After restricted free agent MacKenzie Weegar filed for arbitration on Thursday afternoon, the team signed Alexander Petrovic to a one-year, one-way extension on Friday afternoon. It is reportedly worth $1.95 million....
Last Word on Hockey Jul 6, 2018
Florida Panthers Re-Sign Alexander Petrovic

Florida Panthers Re-Sign Alexander Petrovic

The Florida Panthers re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Alexander Petrovic to a one-year contract. Terms of the deal have not yet been released. He’s back! We’ve agreed to terms with defenseman Alexander Petrovic! » https://t.co/yWMPa8d4yz pic.twitter.com/C1hrDMyknB — Florida Panthers (@FlaPanthers) July 6, 2018 Alexander Petrovic Remains with the Florida Panthers Since the start of his career in the 2012-13 season, Petrovic has solely played for the Florida Panthers. The Panthers originally drafted him in the 2nd round, 36th overall of the 2010 NHL draft. He has potted...
Sportsnet.ca Jul 6, 2018
Panthers re-sign Alex Petrovic to 1-year deal

Panthers re-sign Alex Petrovic to 1-year deal

The Florida Panthers have re-signed defenceman Alex Petrovic to a one-year contract. The post Panthers re-sign Alex Petrovic to 1-year deal appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Does it matter who Panthers center Aleksander Barkov's linemates are?

For the Florida Panthers, almost everything starts with the performance of star center Aleksander Barkov. He’s arguably the best defensive forward in hockey and absorbs massive minutes, all while contributing nearly a point per game on offense, starring on the power play, anchoring the penalty...

Panthers RFA MacKenzie Weegar files for arbitration, Alexander Petrovic does not

Panthers restricted free agent defenseman MacKenzie Weegar filed for arbitration ahead of the league-wide 5 p.m. deadline on Thursday, the NHL Players’ Association announced. Florida defenseman Alexander Petrovic did not file for arbitration. Some restricted free agents can elect to have their...
The Hockey Writers Jul 3, 2018

Florida Panthers 2018 Draft Recap

The Florida Panthers made six picks in the 2018 Draft, highlighted by Grigori Denisenko 15th overall. He has the potential to be a future star and could have a more productive career than those taken in the top-10. While he is the Panthers’ flashy pick from the Draft, their other five picks will be the […] The post Florida Panthers 2018 Draft Recap appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Panthers add to AHL depth by signing Paul Thompson, Jacob MacDonald

The Florida Panthers made a pair of minor signings Tuesday that will bolster AHL affiliate Springfield’s roster, agreeing to two-year, two-way deals with forward Paul Thompson and defenseman Jacob MacDonald. The signings come after a relatively quiet first day of NHL free agency Sunday in which...

Panthers, Dale Tallon mostly quiet, 'relaxed' during first day of NHL free agency

The Florida Panthers’ offseason checklist was not a long one, focused more on tweaking a roster that missed the playoffs by one point instead of overhauling it. The goals were fairly simple. Add an older defensive defenseman. In signing Russian defenseman Bodgan Kiselevich last month, the Panthers...

Dale Tallon on Toronto signing John Tavares: 'But we're going to be a top contender as well'

As the Panthers were relatively quiet Sunday when NHL free agency opened, Atlantic Division foe Toronto landed the biggest free agent of the class in center John Tavares. Tavares signed a seven-year, $77-million contract with the Maple Leafs. The Maple Leafs finished in third place in the Atlantic...
Sportsnet.ca Jul 1, 2018
Panthers agree on two-year contract with Jared McCann

Panthers agree on two-year contract with Jared McCann

The Florida Panthers have agreed on a two-year contract with forward Jared McCann. The post Canadiens sign No. 3 overall pick Kotkaniemi to entry-level contract appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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