21-9-2018 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Claude Giroux is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Frank Vatrano has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jack Studnicka has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Troy Brouwer has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Juuso Valimaki has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. James Reimer hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Colton Sceviour has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Evgeni Dadonov is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Max Gildon has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Jamie McGinn remains sidelined with injury. Vincent Trocheck remains sidelined with injury. Derek MacKenzie remains sidelined with injury. Henrik Haapala remains sidelined with head injury.



21-9-2018 Henrik Haapala injured.
Henrik Haapala (FLA) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Brett Pesce (CAR). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, he commented to the press.

20-9-2018 Colton Sceviour frustrated
Florida Panthers right wing Colton Sceviour feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Colton Sceviour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 255 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 49 assists along with 67 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Florida Panthers this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 4 PIM.


16-9-2018 Derek MacKenzie frustrated
Florida Panthers center Derek MacKenzie feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Derek MacKenzie was originally drafted to the NHL by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 5th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 535 NHL games during his career, notching 48 goals and adding 63 assists along with 306 penalty minutes. The 37 year old center has not yet played for the Florida Panthers this season.


14-9-2018 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Aleksander Barkov is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Evgeni Dadonov is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Mika Zibanejad is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Chris Kreider is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Claude Giroux is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Jamie McGinn remains sidelined with injury. Vincent Trocheck remains sidelined with injury. Derek MacKenzie remains sidelined with injury.



11-9-2018 Owen Tippett resumes full training.
Louisville Panthers right wing Owen Tippett has resumed full training after his leg injury.

8-9-2018 Owen Tippett injured.
Owen Tippett (LOU) suffered leg injury during training. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, he commented to the press.

7-9-2018 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Roberto Luongo has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games.

Trainer's room

Jamie McGinn remains sidelined with injury. Vincent Trocheck remains sidelined with injury. Derek MacKenzie remains sidelined with injury.



4-9-2018 Gustav Nyquist interviewed in paper
Gustav Nyquist was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Detroit Red Wings to Florida Panthers. I'm just relieved that it is over with, all those rumors were starting to effect my game, he said after the trade.

4-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Ian McCoshen, Jayce Hawryluk and Denis Malgin to Detroit Red Wings for Gustav Nyquist

4-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Joshua Brown to Ottawa Senators for OTT's round 3 pick in 2020

A native of Canada, Joshua Brown was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 6th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Nick Bjugstad and Mike Hoffman to Philadelphia Flyers for Claude Giroux and PHI's round 1 pick in 2020

A native of Canada, Claude Giroux was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 656 NHL games during his career, notching 180 goals and adding 395 assists along with 308 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of USA, Nick Bjugstad was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 280 NHL games during his career, notching 63 goals and adding 67 assists along with 119 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of Canada, Mike Hoffman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 260 NHL games during his career, notching 85 goals and adding 89 assists along with 87 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Alex Petrovic to Arizona Coyotes for ARI's round 2 pick in 2019

A native of Canada, Alex Petrovic was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 161 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 32 assists along with 236 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


3-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 2 pick in 2020 to Boston Bruins for Jack Studnicka

2-9-2018 Aleksander Barkov uncertain about future
Aleksander Barkov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

2-9-2018 Joshua Brown frustrated
Florida Panthers defenseman Joshua Brown feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Brown was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 6th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Aaron Ekblad to Calgary Flames for TJ Brodie and Juuso Valimaki

2-9-2018 Mika Zibanejad interviewed in paper
Mika Zibanejad was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from New York Rangers to Florida Panthers. Well, I understand that they had to try and shake things up, I just kinda' wish they had done something else, that's all, he said as he left the arena.

2-9-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Jonathan Huberdeau and Jared McCann to New York Rangers for Mika Zibanejad and Chris Kreider

1-9-2018 Mark Pysyk frustrated
Florida Panthers defenseman Mark Pysyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Mark Pysyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 207 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 34 assists along with 60 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2018 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 3 pick in 2019 to Nashville Predators for Karel Vejmelka

A native of Czech, Karel Vejmelka was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 22 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-8-2018 Ian McCoshen uncertain about future
Ian McCoshen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2018 Radim Vrbata retires
Radim Vrbata has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2018 Training camp preview
Florida Panthers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Florida Panthers and Rochester Americans:
- Jamie McGinn R
- Roberto Luongo G
- Vincent Trocheck C
- Aleksander Barkov C
- Aaron Ekblad D
- James Reimer G
- Jonathan Huberdeau L
- Nick Bjugstad C
- Keith Yandle D
- Colton Sceviour R
- Evgeni Dadonov R
- Jared McCann C
- Mark Pysyk D
- Derek MacKenzie C
- Alex Petrovic D
- Michael Matheson D
- Alexandre Grenier R
- Ian McCoshen D
- Harri Sateri G
- Micheal Haley L
- Connor Brickley L
- MacKenzie Weegar D
- Reece Scarlett D
- Jayce Hawryluk R
- Henrik Haapala R
- Denis Malgin C
- Dryden Hunt L
- Linus Hultstrom D
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Linus Nässén D
- Juho Lammikko R
- Max Gildon D
- Curtis Valk C
- Michael Downing D
- Joshua Brown D
- Chase Balisy R
- Alexander Delnov L
- Maxim Mamin C
- Sebastian Repo R
- Samuel Montembeault G
- Owen Tippett R
- Mike Hoffman L
- Antti Niemi G
- Ed Wittchow D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Jamie McGinn R
- Roberto Luongo G
- Vincent Trocheck C
- Jonathan Huberdeau L
- Michael Matheson D
- Alexandre Grenier R
- Connor Brickley L
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Sebastian Repo R

Players reporting in good shape:
- James Reimer G
- Nick Bjugstad C
- Alex Petrovic D
- Micheal Haley L
- Henrik Haapala R
- Linus Nässén D
- Curtis Valk C
- Chase Balisy R
- Maxim Mamin C
- Owen Tippett R


30-6-2018 Slavomir Lener leaves team
Slavomir Leners contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2018 Lou Riendau leaves team
Lou Riendaus contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2018 Reginald Lui leaves team
Reginald Luis contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2018 Simon Lauzon leaves team
Simon Lauzons contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2018 Dino Deschatelets leaves team
Dino Deschateletss contract has expired and he has left the team.

27-6-2018 Michael Downing uncertain about future
Michael Downing wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

27-6-2018 Maxim Mamin uncertain about future
Maxim Mamin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2017 Linus Nässén agrees on a contract.
Linus Nässén has signed a $440 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Florida Panthers. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Sweden, Linus Nässén was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 19 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2017 Max Gildon agrees on a contract.
Max Gildon has signed a $440 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Florida Panthers. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Max Gildon was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2017 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 18 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 2 pick in 2019 to San Jose Sharks for Mike Hoffman

30-6-2017 Training camp preview
Florida Panthers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Florida Panthers and Rochester Americans:
- Jamie McGinn R
- Roberto Luongo G
- Vincent Trocheck C
- Aleksander Barkov C
- Aaron Ekblad D
- James Reimer G
- Jonathan Huberdeau L
- Nick Bjugstad C
- Keith Yandle D
- Radim Vrbata R
- Colton Sceviour R
- Evgeni Dadonov R
- Jared McCann C
- Mark Pysyk D
- Derek MacKenzie C
- Alex Petrovic D
- Michael Matheson D
- Alexandre Grenier R
- Ian McCoshen D
- Harri Sateri G
- Micheal Haley L
- Connor Brickley L
- MacKenzie Weegar D
- Reece Scarlett D
- Jayce Hawryluk R
- Henrik Haapala R
- Denis Malgin C
- Dryden Hunt L
- Linus Hultstrom D
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Juho Lammikko R
- Curtis Valk C
- Michael Downing D
- Joshua Brown D
- Chase Balisy R
- Alexander Delnov L
- Maxim Mamin C
- Sebastian Repo R
- Samuel Montembeault G
- Owen Tippett R
- Antti Niemi G
- Ed Wittchow D

Players reporting out of shape:
- James Reimer G
- Derek MacKenzie C
- Michael Matheson D
- Alexandre Grenier R
- Connor Brickley L
- Jayce Hawryluk R
- Michael Downing D
- Maxim Mamin C
- Samuel Montembeault G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Nick Bjugstad C
- Colton Sceviour R
- Jared McCann C
- Harri Sateri G
- Micheal Haley L
- Dryden Hunt L
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Antti Niemi G


28-6-2017 Alexander Delnov agrees on a contract.
Alexander Delnov has signed a $400 000 per year, 2 year deal with the Florida Panthers. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Russia, Alexander Delnov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2017 Linus Hultstrom returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Linus Hultstrom has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Sebastian Repo returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Sebastian Repo has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Owen Tippett returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Owen Tippett has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Terry Murray praises Adam Boqvist
Florida Panthers head coach Terry Murray has praised young defenseman Adam Boqvist in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



24-6-2017 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2017 Jamie McGinn uncertain about future
Jamie McGinn wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Vincent Trocheck uncertain about future
Vincent Trocheck wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 James Reimer uncertain about future
James Reimer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Jonathan Huberdeau uncertain about future
Jonathan Huberdeau wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Nick Bjugstad uncertain about future
Nick Bjugstad wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Keith Yandle uncertain about future
Keith Yandle wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Radim Vrbata uncertain about future
Radim Vrbata wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Colton Sceviour uncertain about future
Colton Sceviour wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Evgeni Dadonov uncertain about future
Evgeni Dadonov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Pysyk uncertain about future
Mark Pysyk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Derek MacKenzie uncertain about future
Derek MacKenzie wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Alex Petrovic uncertain about future
Alex Petrovic wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Michael Matheson uncertain about future
Michael Matheson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Alexandre Grenier uncertain about future
Alexandre Grenier wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Harri Sateri uncertain about future
Harri Sateri wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Micheal Haley uncertain about future
Micheal Haley wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Connor Brickley uncertain about future
Connor Brickley wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 MacKenzie Weegar uncertain about future
MacKenzie Weegar wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Reece Scarlett uncertain about future
Reece Scarlett wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Henrik Haapala uncertain about future
Henrik Haapala wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Curtis Valk uncertain about future
Curtis Valk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Joshua Brown uncertain about future
Joshua Brown wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Chase Balisy uncertain about future
Chase Balisy wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Antti Niemi uncertain about future
Antti Niemi wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ed Wittchow uncertain about future
Ed Wittchow wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

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