Revisiting the biggest storylines of the Panthers’ 2016-17 season

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With the off-season almost in full swing, it’s time to revisit the Panthers’ biggest storylines from the 2016-17 campaign: the revamped defense, the analytics movement, the bottom-6, and the offense.  Continue reading “Revisiting the biggest storylines of the Panthers’ 2016-17 season”

Panthers’ new defensive core falters during 2016-17 season despite high hopes

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It was a difficult year on all fronts for the Panthers, and the defense was no exception. Here’s a brief recap of the 2016-17 season for each of the Panthers’ six regular defensemen, four of which were new faces. Continue reading “Panthers’ new defensive core falters during 2016-17 season despite high hopes”

Panthers’ forwards struggle to find consistency during the 2016-17 season

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Solid offensive performances for the Panthers added up to a division title a year ago. However, this year was just opposite. Here’s a brief recap of the 2016-17 season for each Panthers forward that played in at least 30 games. Continue reading “Panthers’ forwards struggle to find consistency during the 2016-17 season”

Panthers Prospect Update #64: 4/24 – 4/30

Welcome to the 64th edition of the Panthers Prospect Update. Here, we’ll recap the past week of hockey (4/24 – 4/30) for Panthers prospects and players in college, juniors, international leagues, and the Springfield Thunderbirds, the team’s AHL affiliate.  Continue reading “Panthers Prospect Update #64: 4/24 – 4/30”

Montembeault, QMJHL’s Armada to face Sea Dogs for league’s championship title

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The Panthers’ top goalie prospect, Sam Montembeault, is set to appear in the QMJHL Finals for the first time in his 4-year career.  Continue reading “Montembeault, QMJHL’s Armada to face Sea Dogs for league’s championship title”

Panthers Prospect Update #63: 4/17 – 4/23

Welcome to the 63rd edition of the Panthers Prospect Update. Here, we’ll recap the past week of hockey (4/17 – 4/23) for Panthers prospects and players in college, juniors, international leagues, and the Springfield Thunderbirds, the team’s AHL affiliate.  Continue reading “Panthers Prospect Update #63: 4/17 – 4/23”

Panthers Prospect Update #62: 4/10 – 4/16

Welcome to the 62nd edition of the Panthers Prospect Update. Here, we’ll recap the past week of hockey (4/10 – 4/16) for Panthers prospects and players in college, juniors, international leagues, and the Springfield Thunderbirds, the team’s AHL affiliate.  Continue reading “Panthers Prospect Update #62: 4/10 – 4/16”