Found October 09, 2013 on Fightin For Philly:
PLAYERS: Jay Rosehill
TEAMS: Florida Panthers
Flyers new head coach Craig Berube will always tell you what’s on his mind. After Tuesday’s 2-1 win over the Florida Panthers, Berube’s press conference gave us a glimpse into what will surely be a quotable tenure. Mike Sielski of the Philadelphia Inquirer asked Berube if the team had any punishment planned to forward Jay Rosehill. Rosehill acquired a 4-minute minor early in the 3rd period. Berube responded, ““Do you want me to do spank him? Get lost.” One thing for sure is that Berube’s press conferences won’t be boring.

Tim Thomas exits early again for Florida Panthers

Florida Panthers goalie Tim Thomas has lasted about as long as a teenager on prom night in two of his first three games since returning to the NHL after a one-year sabbatical. Thomas pulled himself from the game Tuesday night after allowing two goals to the previously winless Flyers in the first 7:21. The Panthers later said it was a slight groin pull that caused him to skate to...

New Flyers coach Craig Berube tells reporter to get lost after first win (Video)

New Philadelphia Flyers head coach Craig Berube told a reporter to get lost during his postgame press conference after getting his first win in Tuesday night's 2-1 victory over Florida. Berube's comment was a response to a reporter's question about whether he had a particular punishment in mind for forward Jay Rosehill after getting a game misconduct for a scuffle...

Panthers goalie Tim Thomas injured in loss to Flyers

When General Manager Dale Tallon signed Tim Thomas a 39-year-old goalie who was playing Mr. Mom for the previous 17 months instead of hockey he had to know it was risky business. He's also been around long enough to know that coming into a sold-out hostile building of an 0-3 Flyers' squad that fired its coach the day before would be an even riskier proposition. Combine...

Tim Thomas' groin injury not believed to be serious

As soon as Panthers goalie Tim Thomas felt a shooting pain in his left groin in the first period of Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Flyers he knew that his critics would have a field day about his age and comeback after taking a year off. Although Thomas 39 had to leave the game at 7:31 of the first he said the groin "certainly wasn't worse this morning than before I went...

Tim Thomas (groin) doesn’t think he’ll be out long

According to Florida Panthers head coach Kevin Dineen, Panthers goalie Tim Thomas may or may not be placed on injured reserve later today. If he were to go to the IR, it would mean he would be out of the lineup for at least a week. This stemming from the groin injury he suffered against the Flyers earlier this week. Per George Richards of the Miami Herald, the 39 year old Thomas...

Lightning, Panthers to play for Governor's Cup

TAMPA BAY -- The Florida Panthers or Tampa Bay Lightning are assured of winning the Cup this season. The Governor's Cup, that is. Gov. Rick Scott and the state's two NHL teams announced Thursday the creation of the trophy, which will go to team that captures the annual season series between the Atlantic Division rivals. The team with the most points at the end of the season...

Tim Thomas Exits Early for Second Straight Game, Suffers Lower Body Injury During First Period Against Flyers (Video)

Tim Thomas’ return to the ice hasn’t been the triumphant homecoming he was hoping for. After sitting out for the entirety of the 2012-2013 season, the former Bruins goaltender signed a one-year deal with the Florida Panthers. Three games into the season, however, and the goaltender has only played a full 60 minutes for his new team once. Giving up five goals on 28 shots during...

Video- Tim Thomas Out After Lower-Body Injury

The Panthers are saying lower-body injury and will not return.  Looks like it is a groin in this video. It is a goal replay, so you will have to keep your eye on Thomas.  

Florida Panthers, Lightning Add Fuel to In-State Rivalry, Unveil Inaugural Governor’s Cup Competition

It’s not uncommon for rival teams to add a little spice to their competition. Take the Red Sox, for example, who typically play a bulk of their Spring Training games against their Fort Myers, FL. cross-town rival Minnesota Twins just six miles down the road. Whichever team wins the most head-to-head matchups takes home the Mayor’s Cup. While winning the Cup doesn’t mean much...

Lightning, Panthers to play for “Governor’s Cup”

In an effort to spice up the in-state rivalry (“rivalry”) between the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning, the winner of the four-game regular season series between the two teams will be awarded the Governor’s Cup. More specifically, whichever team earns more total points in the four games (two points for a win, one point for a shootout/overtime loss, zero for a regulation...

Tim Thomas injury could delay matchup against Boston Bruins

Photo By Mark BucknerOn the calender hanging in my kitchen, Thursday October 17th has been circled in red magic marker since the Florida Panthers announced they had signed two-time Vezina trophy winner Tim Thomas to a one-year contract. Now, it looks like that forged doctor's note I got from a back-alley "doctor" in Lawrence to get out of work that day is completely...

Gameday FAQ: Flyers vs Panthers (featuring Florida Timmy)

  Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Tuesday, October 8, 2013.   When and where are the Flyers playing? The Philadelphia Flyers (0-3-0) host the Florida Panthers (1-1-0) at the Wells Fargo Center for a 7:00pm matchup.   How can I watch this game? This game will be shown on Comcast Sportsnet (CSN Philly) locally. You can also find it on FS-F down in the Sunshine State...

FOX Sports Florida's Prep Zone to live stream Jacksonville Bolles at American Heritage

PLANTATION, Fla. -- FOX Sports Florida announced today it will be featuring the Plantation American Heritage-Jacksonville Bolles game on via Prep Zone, presented by Checkers. Ed Berliner will call the game, alongside color commentator John Kaleo, and Kavita Channe will be reporting from the sidelines. On Friday, October 11th, at 7:30 p.m., Prep Zone returns...

Flyers Rebound Against Panthers

The Flyers defeated the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Tuesday night giving new head coach Craig Berube the victory in his first game as head coach.  Berube was named head coach Monday after the team’s 0-3 start led to the firing of Peter Laviolette.  The victory allowed Philadelphia to avoid an 0-4 start for the first time in team history.  The Flyers were able to withstand a strong...
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