Panthers sign Jason Demers to 5-year deal, lock up Trocheck with 6-year contract

Image courtesy of @turbuL3NT2 / COTP Photography
Image courtesy of @turbuL3NT2 / COTP Photography

After kicking free agency off with 3 signings on Friday, the Panthers added a fourth player on Saturday by inking defenseman Jason Demers to a 5-year deal worth $22.5 million and gave RFA Vincent Trocheck a new 6-year contract.  Continue reading “Panthers sign Jason Demers to 5-year deal, lock up Trocheck with 6-year contract”

Panthers sign Reimer, Marchessault, Sceviour, extend Ekblad on first day of free agency

Image courtesy of @turbuL3NT2 / COTP Photography
Image courtesy of @turbuL3NT2 / COTP Photography

On the first day of free agency, the Panthers were relatively quiet compared to the rest of the league, although they did make 3 underrated additions including James Reimer, Jonathan Marchessault, and Colton Sceviour. The team also announced later in the day that defenseman Aaron Ekblad was signed to an 8-year contract extension worth $60 million.  Continue reading “Panthers sign Reimer, Marchessault, Sceviour, extend Ekblad on first day of free agency”

Panthers sign forward Rob Flick to one-year contract

It’s the second day of free agency and the Panthers have made their sixth signing by agreeing to terms with forward Rob Flick on a one-year, two-way contract. The Panthers have been focused on building and improving their AHL affiliate during this year’s free agency period and this is yet another example of that.  Continue reading “Panthers sign forward Rob Flick to one-year contract”

Cats add blueliners Cameron Gaunce, Brent Regner to AHL depth

After signing three free agents several hours ago, the Panthers have signed defenseman Cameron Gaunce to a one-year, two-way contract and defenseman Brent Regner to a two-year, two-way deal, further strengthening the Panthers’ depth chart.  Continue reading “Cats add blueliners Cameron Gaunce, Brent Regner to AHL depth”

Panthers sign McKenna, Harper, Acolatse to two-way deals

With the 2015 free-agent signing period having commenced at 12 PM today, the Panthers were quiet up until now when they announced that they’ve signed goaltender Mike McKenna to a two-year, two-way contract, as well as Shane Harper and Sena Acolatse to one-year, two-way deals. Continue reading “Panthers sign McKenna, Harper, Acolatse to two-way deals”