Panthers lose Jonathan Marchessault, Reilly Smith to Vegas at Expansion Draft

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The Panthers lost a pair forwards to the NHL’s newest franchise, the Vegas Golden Knights, on Wednesday as part of the expansion draft. Dale Tallon also spoke to the media on Thursday morning to discuss the process. A lot happened so let’s break it all down. Continue reading “Panthers lose Jonathan Marchessault, Reilly Smith to Vegas at Expansion Draft”

Offense expected to be a priority for Panthers at the 2017 NHL Draft

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It’s that time of year again. The 2017 NHL Entry Draft is here, and this time around, 31 teams, including the Vegas Golden Knights, will look to alter their future by drafting teenage prospects from all around the world.

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The Florida Panthers and the 2017 Expansion Draft

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For the first time since 2000, a new team is set to join the NHL. The Vegas Golden Knights will begin play at the start of the upcoming 2017-18 season following a successful bid to enter the league nearly a year ago. However, before they can hit the ice, they’ll need some players, and that’s where an expansion draft comes in.  Continue reading “The Florida Panthers and the 2017 Expansion Draft”