4-9-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Jonathan Huberdeau, Michael Matheson and FLA's round 2 pick in 2019 to Calgary Flames for Johnny Gaudreau and Michael Stone

A native of USA, Johnny Gaudreau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 232 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 131 assists along with 38 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Canada, Michael Stone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 3rd round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 343 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 76 assists along with 210 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Huberdeau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 303 NHL games during his career, notching 68 goals and adding 130 assists along with 149 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 10 assists along with 38 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


4-9-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Jayce Hawryluk and FLA's round 2 pick in 2018 to Philadelphia Flyers for Anthony Stolarz

4-9-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Owen Tippett to Vancouver Canucks for Brandon Sutter

4-9-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Aleksander Barkov, Evgeni Dadonov, Ian McCoshen and FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Winnipeg Jets for Mark Scheifele, Bryan Little and Joshua Morrissey

A native of Canada, Mark Scheifele was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 306 NHL games during his career, notching 90 goals and adding 137 assists along with 124 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Canada, Bryan Little was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 672 NHL games during his career, notching 184 goals and adding 248 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Canada, Joshua Morrissey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 83 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 14 assists along with 38 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of Finland, Aleksander Barkov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 252 NHL games during his career, notching 73 goals and adding 98 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 22 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Russia, Evgeni Dadonov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 55 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 10 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of USA, Ian McCoshen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 3 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2017 Roberto Luongo frustrated
Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Roberto Luongo was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 967 NHL games during his career, booking 73 career shutouts and allowing 2312 goals. The 38 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2017 Colton Sceviour frustrated
Florida Panthers right wing Colton Sceviour feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Colton Sceviour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 250 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 49 assists along with 63 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


2-9-2017 Henrik Haapala frustrated
Florida Panthers right wing Henrik Haapala feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Henrik Haapala, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2017 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-9-2017 Vincent Trocheck frustrated
Florida Panthers center Vincent Trocheck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Vincent Trocheck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 228 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 77 assists along with 117 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2017 Colton Sceviour frustrated
Florida Panthers right wing Colton Sceviour feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Colton Sceviour was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 4th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 250 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 49 assists along with 63 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


31-8-2017 Michael Matheson frustrated
Florida Panthers defenseman Michael Matheson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 10 assists along with 38 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


31-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Boston Bruins for Frank Vatrano and BOS's round 1 pick in 2018

31-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded BOS's round 1 pick in 2018 to Boston Bruins for FLA's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Antti Niemi and FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Montreal Canadiens for MTL's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of Finland, Antti Niemi, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 422 NHL games during his career, booking 35 career shutouts and allowing 999 goals. The 34 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded MTL's round 1 pick in 2018 to Montreal Canadiens for FLA's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Reece Scarlett to Dallas Stars for Ludwig Bystrom

A native of Sweden, Ludwig Bystrom was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Canada, Reece Scarlett was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 6th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Edmonton Oilers for Gregory Chase and EDM's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded EDM's round 1 pick in 2018 to Edmonton Oilers for FLA's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Frank Vatrano interviewed in paper
Frank Vatrano was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Boston Bruins to Florida Panthers. I'm going to spend a few days with my family before joining the team. This is probably toughest on them..., he commented to the paper.

29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded FLA's round 1 pick in 2018 to Boston Bruins for Frank Vatrano and BOS's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of USA, Frank Vatrano, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 83 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 11 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2017 Florida Panthers trade
Florida Panthers traded Frank Vatrano and BOS's round 1 pick in 2018 to Boston Bruins for FLA's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of USA, Frank Vatrano, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 83 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 11 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2017 Ludwig Bystrom uncertain about future
Ludwig Bystrom wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2017 Training camp preview
Florida Panthers will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Florida Panthers and Louisville Panthers:
- Jamie McGinn R
- Roberto Luongo G
- Vincent Trocheck C
- Aleksander Barkov C
- Aaron Ekblad D
- James Reimer G
- Jonathan Huberdeau L
- Nick Bjugstad C
- Keith Yandle D
- Radim Vrbata R
- Colton Sceviour R
- Evgeni Dadonov R
- Jared McCann C
- Mark Pysyk D
- Derek MacKenzie C
- Alex Petrovic D
- Michael Matheson D
- Alexandre Grenier R
- Ian McCoshen D
- Harri Sateri G
- Micheal Haley L
- Connor Brickley L
- MacKenzie Weegar D
- Reece Scarlett D
- Jayce Hawryluk R
- Henrik Haapala R
- Denis Malgin C
- Dryden Hunt L
- Linus Hultstrom D
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Juho Lammikko R
- Curtis Valk C
- Michael Downing D
- Joshua Brown D
- Chase Balisy R
- Maxim Mamin C
- Sebastian Repo R
- Samuel Montembeault G
- Owen Tippett R
- Antti Niemi G
- Ed Wittchow D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Alex Petrovic D
- Micheal Haley L
- Dryden Hunt L
- Thomas Schemitsch D
- Michael Downing D
- Owen Tippett R

Players reporting in good shape:
- James Reimer G
- Jonathan Huberdeau L
- Mark Pysyk D
- MacKenzie Weegar D
- Henrik Haapala R
- Antti Niemi G


28-6-2017 Vincent Trocheck frustrated
Florida Panthers center Vincent Trocheck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Vincent Trocheck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 3rd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 228 NHL games during his career, notching 60 goals and adding 77 assists along with 117 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


28-6-2017 Terry Murray praises Quinton Hughes
Florida Panthers head coach Terry Murray has praised young defenseman Quinton Hughes in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



25-6-2017 Linus Hultstrom returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Linus Hultstrom has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Linus Hultstrom uncertain about future
Linus Hultstrom wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2017 Sebastian Repo returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Sebastian Repo has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Owen Tippett returns
Florida Panthers were delighted to hear that Owen Tippett has returned to the team.

24-6-2017 Jonathan Huberdeau frustrated
Florida Panthers left wing Jonathan Huberdeau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Huberdeau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 303 NHL games during his career, notching 68 goals and adding 130 assists along with 149 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2017 MacKenzie Weegar frustrated
Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, MacKenzie Weegar was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 7th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 3 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2017 James Reimer frustrated
Florida Panthers goaltender James Reimer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, James Reimer was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 257 NHL games during his career, booking 17 career shutouts and allowing 639 goals. The 29 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


23-6-2017 Micheal Haley frustrated
Florida Panthers left wing Micheal Haley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Micheal Haley, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 130 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 11 assists along with 350 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


24-6-2017 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2017 Jamie McGinn uncertain about future
Jamie McGinn wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Roberto Luongo uncertain about future
Roberto Luongo wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Vincent Trocheck uncertain about future
Vincent Trocheck wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 James Reimer uncertain about future
James Reimer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Jonathan Huberdeau uncertain about future
Jonathan Huberdeau wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Nick Bjugstad uncertain about future
Nick Bjugstad wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Keith Yandle uncertain about future
Keith Yandle wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Radim Vrbata uncertain about future
Radim Vrbata wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Colton Sceviour uncertain about future
Colton Sceviour wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Evgeni Dadonov uncertain about future
Evgeni Dadonov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Pysyk uncertain about future
Mark Pysyk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Derek MacKenzie uncertain about future
Derek MacKenzie wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Alex Petrovic uncertain about future
Alex Petrovic wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Michael Matheson uncertain about future
Michael Matheson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Alexandre Grenier uncertain about future
Alexandre Grenier wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Harri Sateri uncertain about future
Harri Sateri wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Micheal Haley uncertain about future
Micheal Haley wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Connor Brickley uncertain about future
Connor Brickley wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 MacKenzie Weegar uncertain about future
MacKenzie Weegar wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Reece Scarlett uncertain about future
Reece Scarlett wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Henrik Haapala uncertain about future
Henrik Haapala wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Henrik Haapala frustrated
Florida Panthers right wing Henrik Haapala feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Henrik Haapala, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


21-6-2017 Curtis Valk uncertain about future
Curtis Valk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Joshua Brown uncertain about future
Joshua Brown wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Chase Balisy uncertain about future
Chase Balisy wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Antti Niemi uncertain about future
Antti Niemi wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ed Wittchow uncertain about future
Ed Wittchow wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

Eastside Hockey Manager