Kris Versteeg

Florida Panthers v New Jersey Devils - Game Six

Panthers Trade Kris Versteeg To Blackhawks

The Florida Panthers may not be going anywhere fast this season, but at least two players left Sunrise and headed for a new team Thursday night.

CBS Miami–11/15/2013

SUNRISE, FL - OCTOBER 11: The Florida Panthers celebrate their victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins by raising their sticks at center ice and acknowledging the fans at the BB&T Center on October 11, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Penguins 6-3. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers Take On The Kings

Finally playing on home ice seemed to inspire the Florida Panthers, but facing one of the league’s top goaltenders likely will present another tough challenge.

CBS Miami–10/13/2013

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 03: Tim Thomas #34 of the Florida Panthers at American Airlines Center on October 3, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Panthers Start Season With A Victory Over Dallas

It’s been months since the Florida Panthers played a meaningful game, but the Cats hit the ice Thursday night for their 2013-2014 regular season debut and did it in style.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

SUNRISE, FL - SEPTEMBER 28: Matt Carle #25 of the Tampa Bay Lightning attempts to check Marcel Goc #57 of the Florida Panthers off the puck behind the net at the BB&T Center on September 28, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Versteeg Leads Panthers To 5-3 Win Over Lightning

Kris Versteeg scored twice, including the tiebreaking goal near the midpoint of the third period, to lead the Florida Panthers to a 5-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in the teams’ preseason finale on Saturday night.

09/28/2013

SUNRISE, FL - JANUARY 31: Shawn Matthias #18 of the Florida Panthers and Ron Hainsey #6 of the Winnipeg Jets pursue a loose puck at the BB&T Center on January 31, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

3rd Period Scoring Bonanza Lifts Panthers Over Jets, 6-3

Alex Kovalev scored the go-ahead goal during Florida’s five-goal outburst in the third period, helping the Panthers rally for a 6-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.

CBS4–01/31/2013

(Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers Hope Lightning Don’t Strike In Tampa

The Florida Panthers hit the ice again Tuesday night against the Tampa Bay Lightning and hope to finally light up the scoreboard for the first time since the opening game of the season.

CBS Miami–01/29/2013

(Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers’ Scoring Struggles Continue

The NHL has declared that hockey’s back, but watching the Florida Panthers over the last week makes one question if the team got the memo the lockout had ended.

CBS Miami–01/28/2013

Kris Versteeg #32 of the Florida Panthers reacts against the New Jersey Devils in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Prudential Center on April 24, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Panthers, Versteeg Agree To 4-Year Deal

The Florida Panthers and right wing Kris Versteeg have agreed to a four-year contract.

CBS4–07/23/2012

SUNRISE, FL - APRIL 13: Ryan Carter #20 of the New Jersey Devils attempts to steal the puck from Mike Weaver #43 of the Florida Panthers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the BankAtlantic Center on April 13, 2012  in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Mike Weaver;Ryan Carter

Devils Take Game One Over Panthers, 3-2

Martin Brodeur stopped 24 shots for his 100th postseason win, and a three-goal first period was enough to help the New Jersey Devils spoil the Florida Panthers’ long-awaited return to the Stanley Cup playoffs in a 3-2 victory Friday night.

CBS4–04/13/2012

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Panthers Look For 4th Straight Win

When the Florida Panthers take the ice in Winnipeg Thursday night, the team will be looking for a fourth straight victory and to extend its lead in the Southeast Division.

CBS4–03/01/2012

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