Found October 22, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Per's Alain Poupart, Tim Thomas seems to be suffering from Dominik Hasek syndrome (goalie returns after semi-retirement, deals with chronic injuries as he gets back into game shape): Florida Panthers goalie Tim Thomas left Tuesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks with an apparent lower-body injury and did not return. Thomas left the ice with 2:59 remaining in the third period and the score tied 2-2. He was replaced by Jacob Markstrom, who was beaten twice in the shootout as the Blackhawks won 3-2. Thomas went down to make a save and lay on his stomach in obvious discomfort. After the next whistle, he skated to the Florida bench, moved his leg to test it and showed obvious pain, at which time Markstrom replaced him. Thomas was making his third start after missing four games with a groin injury he sustained during a 2-1 loss against the Philadelphia Flyers on Oct. 8. Florida coach Kevin Dineen said after the game he had no update on Thomas' co...

Panthers place goaltender Tim Thomas on injured reserve

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- The Florida Panthers will have to make due without starter Tim Thomas again. Coach Kevin Dineen announced the team placed Thomas on injured reserve Wednesday with a lower-body injury. The netminder is ineligible to play Friday against the Buffalo Sabres and Sunday versus the Tampa Bay Lightning. "We're confident he's not going to be long-term,...

Panthers Place Tim Thomas on Injured Reserve After Goalie Gets Reinjured Against Blackhawks

Tim Thomas‘ return to the NHL probably isn’t going the way he drew up. The Florida Panthers veteran goalie has looked every bit of his 39-year-old age in his return to the league after sitting out last season. The goalie injured his groin just three games into the season but did recently return form that injury. That didn’t last long, though. Thomas reaggravated that groin...

Panthers put Tim Thomas on IR

One day after leaving a 3-2 shootout loss to the Champion Blackhawks, the Florida Panthers put goalie Tim Thomas on injured reserve. Kevin Dineen, the head coach of the Panthers indicated that Tim Thomas has a groin injury and will not play against Buffalo on Friday or State rival Tampa on Sunday. The 39 year old Thomas has missed time already this year due to this injury. He did...

Panthers' Sean Bergenheim practices for first time in 2013

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- The Florida Panthers are closer to seeing Sean Bergenheim in action again. How much closer, though? No one is quite sure. Bergenheim took part in his first full practice Monday since returning from Toronto, where he rehabbed a pair of core injuries. "It was crucial," Bergenheim said of his week-long trip to Canada. "We really did some stuff there...

The Florida Panthers are giving away free tickets after every victory

The Florida Panthers are desperate to get fans in the seats at the BB&T Center. As if offering season tickets for as low as $7 a game wasn't enough, the Panthers are now offering a free ticket for their next home game to everyone who attends a Florida victory with a single game ticket.  Their new motto: "We win, you win."  What an incredible deal. If...

Tim Thomas exits early, Panthers drop SO to Chicago

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp each scored in the shootout to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 win over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Toews also scored in regulation, Bryan Bickell added a goal and Corey Crawford made 20 saves. Sharp beat goalie Jacob Markstrom on the glove side for the deciding goal. The Blackhawks have won five of their past...

Today’s 5: Panthers fire sale, Leafs and Liles, Calder race, and more.

1. Florida Panthers trade rumours circulate after slow start to season Early season trade rumours are running rampant, with the Florida Panthers standing out as one team garnering attention. Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun published an article Saturday, October…Read more →The post Today’s 5: Panthers fire sale, Leafs and Liles, Calder race, and more. appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

Maple Leafs have their eyes on Florida's Dmitry Kulikov

Just two days ago word came out that the Florida Panthers were already starting to get that wheeling and dealing bug with a large portion of their roster available for trade. From the looks of it there could be a taker. Defenseman Dmitry Kulikov was the Panthers' No. 1 pick (14th overall) in the 2009 draft. He made the team right away and has been in Florida ever since signing...

Panthers aim to emulate Blackhawks

Kris Versteeg hasn't paid close attention to the team he helped win a Stanley Cup since leaving Chicago four seasons ago. But the Panthers forward has a good idea of what to expect when the Blackhawks visit the BB&T Center Tuesday night. "You kind of know every night what kind of game you're going to get from them. They've played pretty much the same way the...

VIDEO: Jonathan Huberdeau stopped by Corey Crawford on Penalty Shot

Video courtesy of NHL YouTube ChannelRead more →The post VIDEO: Jonathan Huberdeau stopped by Corey Crawford on Penalty Shot appeared first on The Hockey Daily.

John Jaeckel: Two Points, More Third Period Questions

Follow JJ on Twitter @jaeckel! Repeating an increasingly more painful theme in this young season (well, it's now 10% over), the Blackhawks again squandered a third period lead. This time, against the Florida Panthers, and on a horrible sheet of ice, the Hawks were able to pull it out in the shootout. Chicago is 6-1-2—a very nice record—but with too many...

Hollywood Hills at St. Thomas Aquinas to stream live on

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- FOX Sports Florida will be featuring the St. Thomas Aquinas-Hollywood Hills 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 25, at 7 p.m., Prep Zone returns to Broward County for a District...

Penalty Killed by   Jack Weber

First off, I apologize for not writing the last four games. I know I said I’d be back for Saturday’s game, but, well, I wasn’t. In my absence, the Kings beat the Florida Panthers by a score of 2-0 with Ben Scrivens making 20 saves for the shutout in his first start as a King, lost to the Tampa Bay [...]
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