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Florida Panthers Make Puzzling Front Office Change

Dale Tallon talks to the media, after he was named the new General Manager of the Florida Panthers hockey team Tuesday, May 18, 2010,  in Sunrise, Fla.  (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

Panthers Make Change After Franchise-Best Season The Florida Panthers, something of a laughing stock over the last decade-plus, enjoyed their best season in franchise history in 2015-16, registering 103 points and winning the Atlantic Division, toppling division stalwarts in the Tampa Bay Lightning and Detroit Red Wings. So it seems a little odd that after that, the Panthers would make ...

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Florida Panthers Robbed by Non-Calls

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Panthers Eliminated, No-Call One of More Memorable Moments The New York Islanders won their first playoff series in 23 years and we all should be happy for them. After all, they spent years with embarrassingly bad management and seemed as though they’d never get out of the cellar. Now, they have one of the better collections of young talent in ...

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Jaromir Jagr Wants to Play Hockey Until He’s at Least 60

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Ageless wonder Jagr still has a lot left Jaromir Jagr still feels like that kid in his early-20s getting his feet wet in the NHL. Only thing is, it’s been 25 years since that was the case. He’s kind of been busy as the NHL’s preeminent scorer since the days of Gretzky and Lemieux. Still, the 44 year-old forward has ...

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Jaromir Jagr continues to climb scoring charts

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Another day, another point, another huge career milestone hit by Florida Panthers winger Jaromir Jagr. With an assist last night versus the Colorado Avalanche, Jagr notched career point 1,850, tying him for third all-time with Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe. The Panthers have 18 games left in the regular season and Jagr sits 37 points back of Mark Messier ...

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Happy Birthday, Jags! A look at Jaromir Jagr’s best moments

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A fond look at the man time forgot Jaromir Jagr has become something of a folk hero in hockey circles these days. That’s what happens when you’re a living legend in your mid-40s leading your team in scoring, slaying models and generally just doing whatever you please along the way. Jagr turns 44 years old today and what better a ...

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Florida Panthers are 2015-16’s feel-good story

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As of December 28th, 2015, the Florida Panthers lead the Atlantic Division. No, that’s not a typo nor is it an eggnog-induced hangover. The Florida Panthers have been one of the hottest teams around of late and may finally be putting all the negative energy that has surrounded the franchise behind them. Sure, it took a bit of a total ...

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Jaromir Jagr and the case of “what if?”

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At some point, Jaromir Jagr became everyone’s favorite old-man hockey player. At 43-years-old, he’s still chugging along at a near All-Star pace and looks like he’s having more fun than just about anyone else. He also can’t be bothered to care when a model tries to blackmail him with pictures proving they slept together. Even though he is universally loved ...

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Roberto Luongo is a Hall of Famer

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  Here’s a thought that doesn’t kicked around enough: Roberto Luongo belongs in the Hockey Hall of Fame. The thought presented itself after Luongo passed the legendary Patrick Roy for third all-time in shots against and did so in 152 fewer games than St. Patrick. Impressive as that milestone is for its sign of longevity, that individual stat is not ...

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Jaromir Jagr leaves game with “lower body injury”

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  Injuries are already starting to become a way of life for some NHL teams in the early goings of the 2015-16 season, but losing an icon and a legend is too much for hockey fans. Jaromir Jagr, king of all things hockey and life, left Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Avalanche. Jagr played just 2:30 over four shifts ...

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Someone attempts to blackmail Jaromir Jagr with photo, he doesn’t care

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  At some point, Jaromir Jagr became the cool old man. The 43-year-old isn’t the same dominant scorer with the flowing mullet/perm that he was in the ‘90s, instead taking on the role of cool veteran who is still pretty damn good at scoring considering he’s likely twice as old as some of his teammates. Jagr does what he wants, ...

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