Nathan MacKinnon’s 2014-15 is the perfect example of a sophomore slump. In his second year in the NHL, MacKinnon is poised to fall well short of matching his offensive numbers from his rookie seasons. To make matters worse, MacKinnon was on the receiving end of a brutal check from Sean Bergenheim which left MacKinnon with a broken nose.
There was no penalty on the play. As you...
Sean Bergenheim has experienced some success in the playoffs, and he made it clear when he demanded a trade that he wanted to be sent to a postseason contender.
Now the Minnesota Wild just have to get there.
The newly acquired forward is expected to make his team debut as visiting Minnesota looks to avoid dropping a fourth straight meeting with the NHL-leading Nashville Predators...
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February 26, 2015
During his final days with the Florida Panthers, Sean Bergenheim expected to be traded before the NHL's March 2 trade deadline and had certain hopes for his potential destination.
Bergenheim, 31, didn't have much say in the matter. He had expressed his interest to move on, but it was still up to Florida and general manager Dale Tallon to find the right fit. Bergenheim was in a cab...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild acquired Florida Panthers forward Sean Bergenheim on Tuesday in exchange for a 2016 third-round draft choice.
Bergenheim has eight goals and 10 assists in 39 games this season. Minnesota will be the fourth team the Finland native has skated for in nine NHL seasons.
Bergenheim adds depth to a Wild team that has gone 11-1-1 since the All-Star...
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February 24, 2015
The Florida Panthers have traded forward Sean Bergenheim and a seventh-round pick in the 2016 draft to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for a 2016 third-round selection.
Bergenheim, 31, has recorded eight goals and 18 points in 39 games for the Panthers this season. Following a string of healthy scratches, he had requested a trade out of Florida earlier this month.
"When he was healthy...
Sean Bergenheim was a healthy scratch on the lineup sheet for Tuesday night’s game in Chicago, but this time there was finally a good reason. The Florida Panthers have granted Bergenheim’s wish to be traded, sending the disgruntled forward and … Continue reading →
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The Florida Panthers are chasing a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference and sit four points behind the Boston Bruins for the final wild card berth entering Saturday’s slate of games.
Florida has several veterans with expiring contracts, which has put the team in an interesting dilemma ahead of the March 2 NHL trade deadline. The Panthers want to make the playoffs, but it would...
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Sean Bergenheim caught a glimpse of the Florida Panthers' future before anyone else.
Skating in the Finnish Elite League during the lockout in October 2012, the winger's HIFK Helsinki squad prepared to face off against Ilves Tampere. Bergenheim's teammates kept raving about this kid, Aleksander Barkov.
''I hadn't heard of him before that,'' Bergenheim said. ''People...