Roberto Luongo

Roberto Luongo

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 3"/215 lbs
Born: Montreal, Canada
Draft: 1997 1st round (4th pick) by the
  • Chirping the Cats: Episode 35 - Examining Panthers' busy offseason, from the NHL Draft to trades to free agency
    Local 10 Miami

    Chirping the Cats: Episode 35 - Examining Panthers' busy offseason, from the NHL Draft to trades to free agency

    SUNRISE, Fla. On Episode 35 of the Chirping the Cats podcast, host David Dwork takes a look at the Panthers offseason, from a busy couple of days during the NHL Draft to a flurry of moves that saw general manager Bill Zito double down on a lot of the additions he made last offseason. This episode also provides updates on contract negotiations with Sam Reinhart and Sasha Barkov, and also examines how Florida’s forward lines and defensive pairings may look when the season arrives in October.

  • Monday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum
    Litter Box Cats

    Monday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum

    The Florida Panthers took care of another piece of offseason buisness over the weekend, agreeing to terms with Sam Montembeault on a one-year, two-way contract. Montembeault’s new deal pays the league minimum of $750K at the NHL level and $250K at the AHL level. The 24-year-old, who was taken 77th overall in 2015 NHL Entry Draft, has appeared in a total of 25 games for the Panthers in the two seasons before 2020-21, posting a 9-8-3 record, 3.20 GAA and .

  • Saturday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum
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    Saturday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum

    Florida Panthers GM Bill Zito has brought in another player that he is very familiar with from his days in Columbus, inking unrestricted free agent Zac Dalpe to a two-year, two-way contract. Dalpe’s deal is worth $750K at the NHL level. The AHL level money is $400K in the first year and $350K. The 31-year-old appeared in 12 games with the Blue Jackets last season and produced two goals and an assist.