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Could Panthers prospects Anthony Greco and Dryden Hunt challenge for roster spots?

The Florida Panthers are counting on an influx of young talent to supplement their forward corps. They will look to top prospects like Henrik Borgström and Owen Tippett for an injection of offense. But does the organization have other players that can add to the team’s forward depth? In forwards...

Done with first pro season, Panthers goalie prospect Sam Montembeault 'has all the talent in the world'

The expectations placed on Sam Montembeault are grand. He is the Florida Panthers goaltender of the future, the man set to replace Roberto Luongo in net and the top goalie prospect in the organization. Now, he’s cleared one more hurdle: his first professional season. Montembeault graduated from...
The Hockey Writers May 22, 2018

Panthers Can Learn From Past Failures

Missing the playoffs is painful for any athlete, in any sport, at any level. A serious athlete who has watched other teams compete for trophies and titles can speak to the agonizing feeling that becoming a viewer rather than a player brings. It’s a feeling impossible to describe, but for the Florida Panthers, it’s one […] The post Panthers Can Learn From Past Failures appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Ex-Panthers coach Gerard Gallant, Vegas Golden Knights reach Stanley Cup Final in inaugural season

The Vegas Golden Knights are going to the Stanley Cup Final — with a chip on their shoulder. “Everybody on this team has something to prove,” Ryan Reaves said. “We call ourselves `The Golden Misfits' for a reason. We're doing a good job of proving everybody wrong.” Reaves scored the winning goal,...

Hyde: Vegas Golden Knights became story of hockey with Panthers help | Commentary

Over the last few weeks, as Vegas advanced to the edge of the Stanley Cup Finals, the awkward question has been posed by a few South Floridians: “How should you feel watching players, coaches and front-office types given up by the Panthers leading the most amazing expansion story in sports?” The...