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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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The 2018-19 Montreal Canadiens season went from being a pleasant surprise to a crushing disappointment when the Habs finished just two points shy of Columbus for the final Eastern Conference Wild Card spot. Most prognosticators were expecting a dormant season from a heavily turned over Montreal roster, but the Habs were able to ride stellar 5v5 play…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Florida Panthers

Monday, September 9, 2019

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The Florida Panthers were an offensive force in the 2018-19 season, but there isn’t any room for error in today’s Atlantic Division. The incredible production of Florida’s young offensive core was spoiled by questionable goaltending and sub-par defensive play. Florida finished the season ninth in goals for but surrendered the fourth-most goals in the NHL…

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Paul Byron handed three-game suspension for charging

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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Montreal Canadiens’ forward Paul Byron has been suspended three games for charging Florida Panthers’ MacKenzie Weegar in Tuesday’s game at the Bell Center. Montreal’s Paul Byron has been suspended for three games for charging Florida’s MacKenzie Weegar. https://t.co/WYC4pDQIyN — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) January 16, 2019 Byron had a hearing with the NHL Department of…

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Vincent Trocheck suffers brutal leg injury in Ottawa

Monday, November 19, 2018

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It was a crazy Monday night in Ottawa. After the first period of the Panthers/Senators game at Canadian Tire Centre was cut short due to a medical emergency in the crowd, something awful happened on the ice as well. Florida Panthers forward Vincent Trocheck suffered a gruesome lower-body during the second period after going into…

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Mike Matheson suspended for incident with Elias Pettersson

Monday, October 15, 2018

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Florida Panthers blueliner Mike Matheson has been suspended for two games for interference and unsportsmanlike conduct against Vancouver Canucks forward Elias Pettersson. The incident occurred during the third period of Saturday’s game between the Panthers and Canucks in Florida. Pettersson went to retrieve the puck in the corner and was thrown to the ice by the much bigger…

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Luongo to miss Two to Four weeks with MCL Injury

Monday, October 8, 2018

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The Florida Panthers announced goalie Roberto Luongo will be out two to four weeks with a grade 1 MCL injury. Luongo’s injury was the result of some friendly fire in the second period of Saturday’s game against the Lightning. Panthers’ forward Frank Vatrano fell awkwardly onto Luongo’s leg while trying to clear the front of…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Florida Panthers

Thursday, September 20, 2018

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The Florida Panthers ended the 2017-18 season with a 44-30-8 record, finishing just a single point shy of making the Stanley Cup Playoffs. They finished the year strong, winning their last five games, but it wasn’t enough to overcome a 12-16-5 record to open the season.  Their top-six group of forwards was as strong as any…

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Sharks Trade Hoffman to Panthers for Draft Picks

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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The San Jose Sharks have traded Mike Hoffman and a 2018 seventh-round pick (No.207 overall) to the Florida Panthers in exchange for a 2019 second-round pick, 2018 fourth-round pick (No.123) and a 2018 fifth-round pick (No.139).  Just a few hours after acquiring Hoffman from the Ottawa Senators, the Sharks have flipped him back to the…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.15 — Bode Wilde

Friday, June 8, 2018

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The Florida Panthers went down to the wire, but missed the playoffs by one point and ended up with the No.15 overall pick in the NHL draft.  Overall, the Panthers are set up pretty nicely. Their key players, Aleksander Barkov, Jonathan Huberdeau, Vincent Trocheck, Aaron Ekblad and Keith Yandle are all locked up long-term and…

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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