Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules
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Goaltending can make or break a team’s season. Just ask the Edmonton Oilers, who for years have looked promising but have been unable to secure a goaltender to give them the big save they need. You won’t find either Oilers goaltender, Ben Scrivens or Vi…Upvote Share Tweet
Hilarious, gigantic Mrs. Claus helps Panthers brighten kids’ spirits at children’s hospitalWith Christmas fast approaching, Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus and one giant, bearded elf stopped by Florida’s Chris Evert Children’s Hospital to help brighten the holidays for a few sick children. We haven’t brushed up on our holiday reading yet, but we’re n…Upvote Share Tweet
Why we should’ve seen the Florida Panthers’ strong start comingBefore the season began, betting site Sports Interaction was taking wagers on whether or not the Florida Panthers could eclipse 74.5 points this season. It appears smart money was on the over, as with more than 50 games remaining the Panthers are on pac…Upvote Share Tweet
Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsberg?There’s been no shortage of great stories this season, but one of the most surprising things is the cast of rookies who have quickly made names for themselves in the league. The thing with rookies is they’re one of the most difficult groups of players t…Upvote Share TweetNick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the longest shootout in NHL history to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 16 (yesterday)SUNRISE, Fla. - Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the longest shootout in NHL history to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night. Bjugstad's goal came in the 20th round of a shootout — on the 40...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Dec 14 (4 days ago)According to a report from a Czech publication Sunday, veteran NHL goalie Tomas Vokoun, who won 300 regular-season games over 15 seasons with five teams, is retiring at age 38. “I think I can be proud of the career I had,” Vokoun told iSport.cz reporter…Upvote Share Tweet
From Comeau to Hemsky, cost per point helps show the most (and least) effective off-season signingsthehockeynews.com Dec 14 (4 days ago)When the Dallas inked Ales Hemsky to play alongside the newly acquired Jason Spezza it was heralded as a tremendous signing. So far, however, the Stars aren’t getting their money’s worth. Following Saturday night’s game against the Devils, Hemsky has on…Upvote Share Tweet
Zadorov scores 29 seconds into OT to lift Sabres over Panthers 4-3NHL.com Dec 13 (5 days ago)BUFFALO, N.Y. - Nikita Zadorov scored 29 seconds into overtime to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night. Brian Gionta, Marcus Foligno and Cody Hodgson also scored for Buffalo (12-16-2), which has won...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 13 (6 days ago)No. 1 Star: Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens The Habs netminder made 44 saves in a 6-2 victory against the Los Angeles Kings. No. 2 Star: Marc-Andre Fleury, Pittsburgh Penguins The Penguins were Sid-less, but they did get back Patric Hornqvist and Kris L…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 13 (6 days ago)DETROIT - Vincent Trocheck and Brandon Pirri had the only shootout goals to lift the Florida Panthers to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. Roberto Luongo made 29 saves through overtime and stopped Pavel Datsyuk and Gus...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 12 (6 days ago)DETROIT - Vincent Trocheck and Brandon Pirri had the only shootout goals to lift the Florida Panthers to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. Roberto Luongo made 29 saves through overtime and stopped Pavel Datsyuk and Gus...Upvote Share Tweet
As Thornton passes Beliveau, five milestones to watch for this seasonthehockeynews.com Dec 12 (6 days ago)On Thursday night, with two assists, Joe Thornton passed Jean Beliveau on the all-time scoring list. His 1220 points are one more than the legendary Beliveau, and bump ‘Jumbo’ inside the top-40. While passing an all-time great is an incredible feat, the…Upvote Share Tweet
Aaron Ekblad doing what few defensemen have ever done at age 18. Not even Bobby Orrthehockeynews.com Dec 10Somewhere amidst all the well-deserved Filip Forsberg and Johnny Hockey hype, Aaron Ekblad stealthily opened the door to the Calder Trophy race and slipped inside relatively unnoticed. No more. The No. 1 overall pick has quickly become a revelation on t…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 9ST. LOUIS - Martin Brodeur made 32 saves in his first home game with St. Louis, and Chris Porter scored his first goal of the season late in the third period to send the Blues to a 4-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Monday night. Porter...Upvote Share Tweet
A slapshot to the mouth isn’t enough to end Blues captain David Backes’ nightthehockeynews.com Dec 8St. Louis Blues captain David Backes is one of the game’s more rugged players, but wears a visor to protect his eyes. Unfortunately for the veteran center, his visor couldn’t protect him from taking a slapshot to the mouth Monday night against Florida. …Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 8NEW YORK, N.Y. - Detroit Red Wings centre Pavel Datsyuk has been named the NHL's first star of the week after putting up three multi-point performances in four games. Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky and Florida Panthers defe...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Dec 7Goalie Martin Brodeur will make his first start at Scottrade Center for the St. Louis Blues on Monday against the Florida Panthers after playing twice for St. Louis on the road. Brodeur, who earned his all-time leading 689th win Saturday again...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 7We were promised better attendance for the Florida Panthers for Saturday’s game against the Buffalo Sabres. It was told to us in writing by the Miami Herald – which intimated that the Panthers upcoming string of games would boost numbers upwards. Said t…Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers' Video Joking About Buffalo Snowstorm Angers Sabres Ownerdeadspin.com Dec 7The Florida Panthers showed a video before Saturday night's game against the Sabres, contrasting Buffalo's awful, cold weather with Florida's ideal conditions. The gag used photos from Buffalo's deadly November snowstorm, and Sabres owner Terry Pegula, …Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers Beat Caps In Longest NHL Shootout HistoryDec 16Nick Bjugstad scored the game-winning goal in the 20th round of the shootout as Florida beat Washington 2-1.
Panthers Win In ShootoutDec 12Vincent Trocheck and Brandon Pirri each scored in the shootout as Florida beat Detroit 3-2.
Broudeur Gets Second Win With BluesDec 8Martin Brodeur made 32 saves in the Blues' 4-2 win over the Panthers.
Panthers Snap Red Wings' Win StreakDec 2The Panthers beat the Red Wings 4-3 to snap Detroit's four-game winning streak.
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Rajon Rondo subject of Boston Celtics-Dallas Mavericks trade talksDec 17The Boston Celtics, after years of flirting with potential Rajon Rondo deals, are in substantive discussions on a trade that would send Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, according to league sources.