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Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Florida Panthers

Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Florida Panthers

yahoo.com Updated Sep 19 (yesterday)
(The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Panthers open camp with new coach Gallant

    Panthers open camp with new coach Gallant

    ESPN.com NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 19 (yesterday)
    Gerard Gallant never had a coach that he didn't enjoy playing for, and he wants the Florida Panthers to feel that way about him.
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  • New Leafs winger David Booth sets a simple goal: 'staying healt…

    New Leafs winger David Booth sets a simple goal: 'staying healthy'

    NHL.com Sep 19 (yesterday)
    TORONTO - David Booth still fondly remembers his first NHL training camp out of college and the relaxing lack of expectations. He went on to play 48 games his rookie season for the Florida Panthers and not long after developed into a 30-goal sco...
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  • After yet another rough season, the Florida Panthers are eager …

    After yet another rough season, the Florida Panthers are eager to start anew - again

    thehockeynews.com Sep 18 (2 days ago)
    After yet another rough season, the Florida Panthers are eager to start anew - again
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  • Hey NHL – let’s treat women as equals and ice the ice girls

    Hey NHL – let’s treat women as equals and ice the ice girls

    thehockeynews.com Sep 16 (4 days ago)
    The hockey world has made great leaps and bounds in social awareness issues in recent years: the anti-homophobia You Can Play Project was embraced by players and teams, and racist epithets hurled at certain players are met with increasing disgust from t…
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  • Anaheim Ducks will win the Stanley Cup…in our alternate predict…

    Anaheim Ducks will win the Stanley Cup…in our alternate predictions

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (5 days ago)
    The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings are, in the opinion of the deep thinkers at The Hockey News, the class of the NHL. Chicago is our pick to win the Cup, while the defending champs have, by far, the best chance of preventing that from happenin…
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  • Top 10 NHL personalities

    Top 10 NHL personalities

    More than ever, the professional sports world focuses on personality to help sell their products. In the hockey business, that’s been tougher to do thanks to a culture that discourages individualism in the name of team success. But the NHL still has a n…
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  • The Florida Panthers: the NHL’s least-predictable team

    The Florida Panthers: the NHL’s least-predictable team

    Quick, without looking at the particulars of their roster – how many points do you think the Florida Panthers will finish with this season? The measly (and second-worst in the NHL) 66 points they scraped together in 2013-14? The 94 points that helped th…
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  • What have we learned since Bertuzzi-Moore? Not much it seems

    What have we learned since Bertuzzi-Moore? Not much it seems

    In the 10-plus years since the Todd Bertuzzi-Steve Moore incident, you can be rest assured that NHL coaches and players have chosen their dressing room words very, very carefully when it comes to the issue of seeking retribution. And there hasn’t been a…
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  • Would you rather have Aaron Ekblad and Aleksander Barkov, or Se…

    Would you rather have Aaron Ekblad and Aleksander Barkov, or Seth Jones and Sam Reinhart?

    When the Florida Panthers held the second overall pick in the 2013 draft they selected center Aleksander Barkov instead of defenseman Seth Jones. It wasn’t the move a majority of onlookers would have made, so it set up a nice “What If” scenario to follo…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Vinny Lecavalier and Joe Thornton trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Vinny Lecavalier and Joe Thornton trade buzz

    Earlier this summer there was speculation the Philadelphia Flyers were shopping center Vincent Lecavalier. If Lecavalier is troubled by the trade rumors, Flyers coach Craig Berube told NJ.com’s Randy Miller the veteran center should get over it and focu…
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  • NHL expansion is coming, just don’t hold your breath

    NHL expansion is coming, just don’t hold your breath

    The NHL has gone a full 14 years without adding a single expansion team, which is the longest period without growth since the league ballooned from six to 12 teams in 1967. The business of hockey is stronger than it has ever been and hockey’s global rea…
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  • Panthers top pick Aaron Ekblad ready to get back to work after …

    Panthers top pick Aaron Ekblad ready to get back to work after concussion

    Panthers top pick Aaron Ekblad ready to get back to work after concussion
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  • Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expe…

    Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expect it to come soon

    The state of the Philadelphia Flyers defense core remains a troubling issue. They’ve lacked a true top-two defenseman since Chris Pronger’s career was ended by injury nearly three years ago. They attempted to address that issue in July of 2012 by signin…
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  • Puck Daddy's Most Disappointing Summer Series: Florida Panthers…

    Puck Daddy's Most Disappointing Summer Series: Florida Panthers Edition

    yahoo.com Aug 17
    (Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …
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  • Panthers being Panthers: owner Vinnie Viola met one coaching ca…

    Panthers being Panthers: owner Vinnie Viola met one coaching candidate, “don’t need to see anyone else”

    I really want to have faith in the Florida Panthers. Really. I do. And the thing is, I don’t think this team is as bad as the one that finished 29th last season. The goaltending should be better, which is enough to see some improvement, but the youngste…
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  • Zach Parise inadvertently spits on ice girl in viral video that…

    Zach Parise inadvertently spits on ice girl in viral video that found its moment

    yahoo.com Aug 11
    It hasn't been a good summer for the ice girls. The Florida Panthers continued their cost-cutting measures, sacking the entire ice girls program not long after doing the same to their sales staff. A Mother Jones piece quoted a former Philadelphia Flyers…
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  • The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    The Kevin Hayes sweepstakes are about to heat up

    If Kevin Hayes doesn’t sign with Chicago by Aug. 15, he’ll be this summer’s version of Justin Schultz and become a UFA. A first-round pick of the Blackhawks in 2010, Hayes is a playmaking power forward who had a terrific senior senior at Boston College …
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  • NHL logo rankings No. 12: Florida Panthers

    NHL logo rankings No. 12: Florida Panthers

    The Florida Panthers have drastically revamped their team for the coming season. However, in THN’s 2014 NHL logo ranking contest, their logo – which hasn’t changed much at all in their 21-year existence – fared well among our in-house panel of judges. T…
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  • Video - NHL Player Tour: Day 1 Wrap 03:58

    NHL Player Tour: Day 1 Wrap

    Sep 8
    Scott Burnside and Craig Custance wrap up the unofficial start of the NHL season with day one of the player tour.
  • Video - Panthers Sign NHL's Top Pick, Aaron Ekblad 02:05

    Panthers Sign NHL's Top Pick, Aaron Ekblad

    Sep 3
    Katie Strang discusses how defenseman Aaron Ekblad will fit in with the Florida Panthers, and whether he'll make an impact as a rookie.
  • Video - Panthers Rally Past Stars 00:51

    Panthers Rally Past Stars

    Apr 6
    The Panthers scored three unanswered goals and rallied past the Stars 3-2.
  • Video - Devils Double Up Panthers 01:07

    Devils Double Up Panthers

    Mar 31
    Travis Zajac's hat trick helped the Devils beat the Panthers 6-3.

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