Taking penalties remains the main thing keeping the Florida Panthers from reaching their full potential, and it cost them another two points on Saturday night in the desert.
Steven Stamkos was playing some of his best hockey for the first-place Tampa Bay Lightning when a broken leg in mid-November sidelined him for the next 45 games and the Olympics.
We knew that the Florida Panthers would have a new captain for the 2014-15 season when the team bought out the final year of former captain Ed Jovanovski’s contract.
There are reasons to believe that things will be different in Sunrise this season.
Ales Hemsky scored the only goal in a shootout in the Dallas Stars’ 4-3 exhibition victory over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.
The Florida Panthers opened training camp last week and are preparing to play in their first preseason game of the new season on Wednesday night against the Dallas Stars at the BB&T Center.
Florida general manager Dale Tallon would prefer to move past last season, for obvious reasons.
The Panthers crossed another item off their offseason to-do list on Friday, signing defenseman Dmitry Kulikov to a three-year deal. Financial details weren’t released.
The Florida Panthers agreed to terms with centers Dave Bolland and Jussi Jokinen, plus goaltender Al Montoya shortly after hockey’s free agent period started Tuesday.