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Upshall's goal in the 3rd gives Panthers 2-1 win over Coyotes

Upshall's goal in the 3rd gives Panthers 2-1 win over Coyotes

NHL.com Updated Oct 31 (yesterday)
SUNRISE, Fla. - Scottie Upshall helped give the Florida Panthers their first home win of the season. Upshall scored at 10:56 of the third period and Roberto Luongo made 32 saves in front of another small crowd and the Panthers earned a 2-1 wi...
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  • Upshall's goal in the 3rd gives Panthers 2-1 win over Coyotes

    Upshall's goal in the 3rd gives Panthers 2-1 win over Coyotes

    NHL.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Scottie Upshall scored in the third period and Roberto Luongo made 32 saves in front of another small crowd and the Florida Panthers earned a 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night. The announced crowd was 7,691, w...
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  • Watch Aaron Ekblad butcher ‘Call Me Maybe’ in Panthers visit to…

    Watch Aaron Ekblad butcher ‘Call Me Maybe’ in Panthers visit to children’s hospital

    thehockeynews.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    Aaron Ekblad is a talented young defenseman who plays for the Florida Panthers. But did you know Aaron Ekblad is also a terrible singer who plays for the Florida Panthers? In a video captured by Panthers Vision, you can watch defensemen Ekblad, Willie M…
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  • Mike Smith stinks but Coyotes are sticking with him

    Mike Smith stinks but Coyotes are sticking with him

    yahoo.com Oct 29 (3 days ago)
    The Arizona Coyotes face the Florida Panthers on Thursday night, and Mike Smith will tend goal for them. Normally, this wouldn’t be news: He’s the starter, after all. But he’s also been terrible this season: 2-4-0, with a 4.29 GAA and an .858 save perce…
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  • Frolunda’s Boardwalk Empire-inspired look connects Halloween an…

    Frolunda’s Boardwalk Empire-inspired look connects Halloween and Movember

    thehockeynews.com Oct 28 (4 days ago)
    This entire time, while the NHL and its players were taking special care to deliver us the very finest in Halloween duds, Sweden’s famed Frolunda club was planning the most elegant team photo of all-time that would help link October’s silliness to one o…
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  • Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes rally to beat Panther…

    Ekman-Larsson scores in overtime, Coyotes rally to beat Panthers 2-1

    NHL.com Oct 26 (6 days ago)
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored at 2:20 of overtime, Mike Smith stopped 23 shots, and the Arizona Coyotes rallied to beat the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Saturday night. Justin Hodgman scored in his NHL debut and the Coyotes had a s...
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  • Neal 'blindsided' by trade; Panthers to broadcast in Spanish; B…

    Neal 'blindsided' by trade; Panthers to broadcast in Spanish; Bailey out with broken hand (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Oct 24
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • What's Russian for 'howdy ma'am'? :)))))) [Instagram] • James Neal on his June…
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  • It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches t…

    It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches these days

    The coaching business in the NHL is about to get crazier thanks to the pending free agency of Red Wings bench boss Mike Babcock, who almost assuredly will set a new record for a coach’s salary whether he stays in Detroit or moves on to a new place of em…
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  • Maple Leafs, Bruins games most expensive for fans; Panthers che…

    Maple Leafs, Bruins games most expensive for fans; Panthers cheapest

    yahoo.com Oct 23
    For a family of four, the price of attending an NHL game rose by 4.7 percent from last season, according to the latest Team Marketing Report analysis of the League. TMR released its new Fan Cost Index for 2014-15 on Thursday, and found that a theoretica…
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  • How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad?…

    How terrible is this goalie interference call on Nick Bjugstad? (Video)

    yahoo.com Oct 22
    The Florida Panthers defeated the Colorado Avalanche in overtime on Tuesday night, 4-3, on a Brad Boyes goal. This result proves that the Hockey Gods have a sense of goodness and fairness, because the Panthers were nearly jobbed by an atrocious goalie i…
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  • Boyes scores 2:23 into overtime to lead Panthers past Avalanche…

    Boyes scores 2:23 into overtime to lead Panthers past Avalanche, 4-3.

    NHL.com Oct 22
    DENVER - Brad Boyes scored a power-play goal 2:23 into overtime and the Florida Panthers beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Tuesday night. Jussi Jokinen had two assists, including one on the winner. Jokinen fed Boyes with a pass from the back...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings still searching for missing blueline p…

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings still searching for missing blueline piece

    The Detroit Red Wings are linked to Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers in the rumor mill, but he’s not the only blueliner they could be pursuing. Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos reports the Florida Panthers want to move blueliner Brian Campbell and the Red …
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  • Huberdeau dazzles in shootout with homage to Swedish legend

    Huberdeau dazzles in shootout with homage to Swedish legend

    In a game that involves the Florida Panthers and Washington Capitals going to a shootout, you’d expect the highlight of the night to be something off the stick of Alexander Ovechkin. Not tonight. The former Southeast Division rivals battled to a tightly…
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  • NHL Capsules: BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots f…

    NHL Capsules: BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots f…

    NHL.com ESPN.com Oct 18
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots for his 67th career shutout, leading the Florida Panthers to a 1-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night for their first victory of the season. Luongo moved past Patrick Roy into sole poss...
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  • Roberto Luongo interviews Zach Fucale, and it’s awesome

    Roberto Luongo interviews Zach Fucale, and it’s awesome

    Roberto Luongo and Zach Fucale were born 16 years apart, but they do have several things in common: they’re both Quebec-born goalies and Quebec League stars born to Italian families, and they’ve each represented their country in high-stakes internationa…
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  • Panthers smash franchise low for attendance

    Panthers smash franchise low for attendance

    ESPN.com Oct 14
    A half-hour before the Florida Panthers' home opener, there were people waiting outside the arena to buy tickets. A total of 11 people, to be precise.
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  • In defense of Florida Panthers' epically embarrassing crowd vs.…

    In defense of Florida Panthers' epically embarrassing crowd vs. Ottawa

    yahoo.com Oct 14
    The Florida Panthers announced a crowd of 7,311 fans for their Monday night loss to the Ottawa Senators. It’s a pathetically sparse crowd, lower than some college hockey games. It unfortunately comes during a perfect storm of negative attention for that…
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  • Anderson gets shutout, MacArthur scores to lead Senators over P…

    Anderson gets shutout, MacArthur scores to lead Senators over Panthers 1-0 before small crowd

    NHL.com Oct 13
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Craig Anderson made 30 saves, Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal and the Ottawa Senators beat winless Florida 1-0 Monday night in front of the smallest crowd in Panthers history. MacArthur raced up the middle of the ice...
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  • Panthers’ attendance woes shouldn’t be a shocker

    Panthers’ attendance woes shouldn’t be a shocker

    When I was in Sunrise, Fla., a few weeks back to work with Roberto Luongo on our current magazine edition, I attended the pre-season game between Luongo’s Panthers and the visiting Dallas Stars. And as I said at the time, I was more surprised to see bar…
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  • Severson scores first NHL goal to lift Devils to 5-1 win over P…

    Severson scores first NHL goal to lift Devils to 5-1 win over Panthers

    NHL.com Oct 11
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Damon Severson scored his first NHL goal to cap a four-goal opening period by New Jersey and the Devils chased Roberto Luongo early to beat the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Saturday night. Severson also got his first assist. Ryane ...
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  • Radko Gudas on Scottie Upshall – should be suspended, but proba…

    Radko Gudas on Scottie Upshall – should be suspended, but probably won’t

    It’s interesting how the same event, particularly in a game of contact that goes a hundred miles an hour, can be perceived so differently. Take the Radek Gudas hit on Scottie Upshall Thursday night as an example. On its website, Rogers Sportsnet describ…
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  • Hedman scores power-play goal in overtime, Lightning open seaso…

    Hedman scores power-play goal in overtime, Lightning open season with 3-2 win over Panthers

    NHL.com Oct 10
    TAMPA, Fla. - Ben Bishop made the needed saves and also set up the game-winning goal. Victor Hedman scored on a power play off a feed from the goalie 1:11 into overtime, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 in their seaso...
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  • Video - Panthers Skate Past Avs 01:00

    Panthers Skate Past Avs

    Oct 21
    The Panthers beat the Avs 4-3 to hand Colorado its fourth straight loss.
  • Video - Capitals Edge Panthers In Shootout 00:52

    Capitals Edge Panthers In Shootout

    Oct 18
    Alex Ovechkin scored in the shootout of the Capitals' 2-1 win over the Panthers.
  • Video - Panthers Get First Win Of Season 00:32

    Panthers Get First Win Of Season

    Oct 17
    Roberto Luongo recorded 26 saves and Sean Bergenheim scored his first goal of the season in the Panthers' 1-0 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Instability For Panthers, Coyotes? 04:15

    Instability For Panthers, Coyotes?

    Oct 14
    Attendance problems in Florida and ownership questions in Arizona are once again bringing stability questions to the Panthers and Coyotes.

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