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Florida Panthers to hold contest to find backup goalie

The Florida Panthers were running out of options for who would step in net when both Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya got hurt in Tuesday night’s a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. At one point, forward Derek MacKenzie had the goalie gear on to go in as an emergency replacement. Eventually 41-year-old goalie coach Robb Tallas came out in the pads. Montoya ended up staying in...
Via Hockey Fan Land
51 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Sceviour's shootout goal lifts Stars over Panthers

Colton Sceviour scored the winning goal in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. Sceviour's goal came on a backhand shot past goalie Dan Ellis in the third round. The Stars won their second game in a row after losing the previous six. The Panthers have lost two straight. Alex Goligoski, Shawn Horcoff and Curtis McKenzie...
Via AP on Fox
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sceviour's shootout goal lifts Stars over flu-stricken Panthers

  Colton Sceviour scored the winning goal in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. Sceviour's goal came on a backhand shot past goalie Dan Ellis in the third round. The Stars won their second game in a row after losing the previous six. The Panthers have lost two straight. Alex Goligoski, Shawn Horcoff and Curtis McKenzie...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dan Ellis makes 29 saves but Panthers fall to Stars in shootout

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Colton Sceviour scored the winning goal in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. Sceviour's goal came on a backhand shot past goalie Dan Ellis in the third round. The Stars won their second game in a row after losing the previous six. The Panthers have lost two straight. Alex Goligoski, Shawn Horcoff...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Sceviour's shootout goal lifts Stars over Panthers 4-3

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) Colton Sceviour scored the winning goal in the shootout to lift the Dallas Stars to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. Sceviour's goal came on a backhand shot past goalie Dan Ellis in the third round. The Stars won their second game in a row after losing the previous six. The Panthers have lost two straight. Alex Goligoski, Shawn Horcoff...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Flu strikes Panthers, who are already without top 2 goalies

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) The Florida Panthers are missing more than just their starting and backup goalies against the Dallas Stars on Thursday night. Jaromir Jagr, Erik Gudbranson and Willie Mitchell all sat out due to a flu-like illness. Mitchell had been scheduled to return on Thursday after missing 15 games because of an upper-body injury. No. 1 goalie Roberto Luongo will miss the...
Via AP on Fox
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Panthers inviting public to try out -- for goalie

  The Florida Panthers are holding goalie auditions for anyone who wants to play. No, really. The Panthers announced Thursday plans for a contest that will give someone a amateur try-out contract and the chance to be Florida's backup practice goalie - for one day. Earlier this week, the Panthers considered putting a forward or an assistant coach in goal after regular netminders...
Via AP on Fox
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Panthers inviting the public to try out - for goalie

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) The Florida Panthers are holding goalie auditions for anyone who wants to play. No, really. The Panthers announced Thursday plans for a contest that will give someone a amateur try-out contract and the chance to be Florida's backup practice goalie - for one day. Earlier this week, the Panthers considered putting a forward or an assistant coach in goal after regular...
Via AP on Fox
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Battle for 8th, Bruins' and Florida Panthers' Strengths/Weaknesses

Via Donny Rivette, Litter Box CatsYou have to give credit when it is due, and with this Florida Panthers team you just have to appreciate what they have done. The Cats went from being at the bottom of the Eastern Conference a year ago to being a legitimate playoff contender this season. The fact of the matter is the Bruins are just a hair ahead of the Panthers in the standings with...
Via BruinsLife
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Panthers Call Up Two Goalies To Replace Roberto Luongo, Al Montoya

SUNRISE, Fla. — Dan Ellis has not logged a single minute in the NHL all season. And he might now be the key to the Florida Panthers’ postseason hopes. The Panthers will be without goaltenders Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya for at least one game and possibly longer after both got hurt against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night, setting off a chain...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Panthers lose game and goalies while Bruins hold on to playoff spot

Luongo goes to replace Montoya for his second outing of the game.Photo: Luis M. Alvarez-AP With a limited amount of games remaining the regular season, the Boston Bruins are barely hanging on to the second wild card spot, good for eighth in the Eastern Conference. Last night, the Florida Panthers had a chance to tie the B's for that final spot but fell short to the Toronto Maple...
Via BruinsLife
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Stars at Florida Panthers game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. The Dallas Stars have plenty of motivation for this matchup with the Florida Panthers. Now they'll be facing a former player making his season debut due to extraordinary circumstances. Dan Ellis will start in goal for the Panthers on Thursday night against the visiting Stars, who lost superstar Tyler Seguin the last...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Panthers call up 2 goalies with both Luongo, Montoya hurt

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) The Florida Panthers will be without injured goalies Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya for at least Thursday night's game against Dallas, and possibly longer. To replace them, the Panthers recalled Dan Ellis from San Antonio of the AHL and Sam Brittain from Cincinnati of the ECHL. Ellis will start Thursday against the Stars, his former team. Brittain has never played...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Stars-Panthers Preview

The Dallas Stars have plenty of motivation for this matchup with the Florida Panthers. Now they'll be facing a former player making his season debut due to extraordinary circumstances. Dan Ellis will start in goal for the Panthers on Thursday night against the visiting Stars, who lost superstar Tyler Seguin the last time these teams met. Dallas (28-26-10) won 2-0 over Florida on...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaromir Jagr Is Old

In case there was any doubt, here’s a handy infographic comparing Jagr’s stats to the rest of Florida Panthers’ forwards. Jagr, 43, also made his NHL debut before the Florida Panthers and nine of his teammates existed. He’s old. Tell your friends. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Florida Panthers’ Goalie Situation Got So Weird Against Maple Leafs

Tuesday night’s Panthers-Maple Leafs game in Sunrise, Florida featured a whole lot of goalie madness thanks to both of the Panthers’ netminders sustaining injuries during play. Roberto Luongo, the game’s starter, was pulled at the end of the first period after taking a Leo Komarov shot off what looked to be the shoulder or neck area. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida’s Bizarre Goalie Situation

It was quite the bizarre situation at the Florida Panthers game Tuesday night. The Panthers were facing off against the Toronto Maple Leafs and were looking to tie the Boston Bruins in points for that last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. With just about four minutes remaining in the first period Panthers goalie Robert Luongo took a shot up high that would take him out of...
Via Beyond The Benches
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers sign emergency goalie during game due to injuries

Robb Tallas has 99 career NHL appearances to his name, and he came dangerously close to adding No. 100 — as a 41-year-old. The Florida Panthers goaltending coach nearly was called on for action Tuesday night as the Panthers hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs. Tallas was signed to an emergency contact after both of the Panthers’ goalies — Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya — went...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach Robb Tallas suits up for Panthers in emergency situation (Video)

Florida Panthers goaltending coach Robb Tallas signed a 1-day contract and suited up to play Tuesday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs in an emergency situation. Starting goalie Roberto Luongo was hit by a puck in the neck area in the first period and did not come out after the first intermission. Backup Al Montoya...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Both Panthers goalies hurt in loss to Leafs; coach suits up

  Peter Holland and the Toronto Maple Leafs took advantage after both Panthers goalies were injured Tuesday night and beat Florida 3-2 to snap a franchise-worst 16-game, road-losing streak. Holland netted the winning goal 5:28 into the third period against Al Montoya, who had replaced injured starter Roberto Luongo after the first period. It was the Maple Leafs' first road win in...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Panthers Goalie Coach Robb Tallas Dresses For Team

Florida Panthers goalie coach Robb Tallas dressed for the team on Tuesday night after both goalies were hurt.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Panthers forced to shuffle goalies, fall at home to Maple Leafs

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Peter Holland and the Toronto Maple Leafs took advantage after both Panthers goalies were injured Tuesday night and beat Florida 3-2 to snap a franchise-worst 16-game, road-losing streak.  Holland netted the winning goal 5:28 into the third period against Al Montoya, who had replaced injured starter Roberto Luongo after the first period. It was the Maple Leafs...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs earn 3-2 win about both Panthers goalies injured

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) Peter Holland and the Toronto Maple Leafs took advantage after both Panthers goalies were injured Tuesday night and beat Florida 3-2 to snap a franchise-worst 16-game, road-losing streak. Holland netted the winning goal 5:28 into the third period against Al Montoya, who had replaced injured starter Roberto Luongo after the first period. It was the Maple Leafs...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Graphic: Jaromir Jagr’s career stats are better than every Panther combined

Jaromir Jagr’s storied NHL career has now taken him to the Florida Panthers. The move was met with a ton of jokes and stats, such as the fact Jagr entered the NHL before the Panthers were even established. Well, here’s another fun comparison. Jagr’s career numbers are pretty much better than the career numbers for the entire Panthers’ roster. Combined. Need proof? The graphic...
Via Puck Drunk Love
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Graphic: Jaromir Jagr’s career stats are better than every Panther forward combined

Jaromir Jagr’s storied NHL career has now taken him to the Florida Panthers. The move was met with a ton of jokes and stats, such as the fact Jagr entered the NHL before the Panthers were even established. Well, here’s another fun comparison. Jagr’s career numbers are pretty much better than the career numbers for all of the Panthers’ forwards. Combined. Need proof? The graphic...
Via Bloguin Best
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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