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The Hockey Writers Sep 22, 2018

Panthers Captain Barkov Leading Young Core

On Monday, Sept. 17, the Florida Panthers announced Derek MacKenzie would be relinquishing captain duties to Aleksander Barkov. The Panthers drafted Barkov second overall in 2013 and has centered the Panthers’ first line since Jaromir Jagr joined the team at the 2015 Trade Deadline. Barkov had a breakout season last year, notching 78 points in […] The post Panthers Captain Barkov Leading Young Core appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Florida Panthers get OT goal from MacDonald against Dallas Stars in Oklahoma

In Tulsa, Oklahoma, Jacob MacDonald's goal 2:30 into overtime allowed the Panthers to slip past the Stars. Henrik Borgstrom, Alex Petrovic and Derek MacKenzie also scored for Florida. MacKenzie's goal at 9:23 of the third period forced overtime. James Reimer played the entire game in goal for the...
Puck Prose Sep 22, 2018

Florida Panthers and Quebec City: Could it Happen?

Quebec City needs an NHL team. Could the Florida Panthers be a good fit? NHL expansion is all the talk these days with Las Vegas in 2017 and Seattle all but a certainty for the 2020 season. But what about relocation, especially for teams like the Arizona Coyotes and the Florida Panthers? With Quebec City […] Florida Panthers and Quebec City: Could it Happen? - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL

Canadiens' Max Domi suspended for preseason for sucker-punching Panthers' Aaron Ekblad

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Domi has been suspended for the remainder of the NHL preseason after punching Florida defenseman Aaron Ekblad during an exhibition game. The NHL's Department of Player Safety made the announcement Thursday following an afternoon hearing with Domi. The punch came at...

Florida Panthers' Aaron Ekblad sucker-punched by Canadiens' Max Domi in Montreal

Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo said Max Domi's sucker punch on Aaron Ekblad was “gutless.” Domi was given a match penalty for punching Ekblad in the nose in the third period in the Panthers' 5-2 exhibition victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Ekblad left the game, at...