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GameDay Caterwaul: Florida Panthers vs Winnipeg Jets

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Cats host seldom seen former Thrashers

Winnipeg Jets v Florida Panthers Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Getty Images

Panthers (9-4-5 23P) vs Jets (10-8-1 21P)

  • WHEN: 7:00 p.m. ET
  • WHERE: BB&T Center, Sunrise, FL
  • ON THE TUBE: FOX Sports Florida, TSN3
  • ON THE DIAL: 560 WQAM (D/B), 640 WMEN (PB), 1370 WAXE (TC), Thunder 100.3 (Keys)
  • SOCIALS: #FlaPanthers, #GoJetsGo #WPGvsFLA, @LitterBoxCats, LBC FaceBook
  • ENEMY INTEL: Arctic Ice Hockey
  • FLA IN SEASON SERIES: Game 1 of 2
  • LAST MEETING: FLA 4, WPG 2 (Finland) - (Recap) - 11/2/2019
  • NEXT MEETING: March 17, 2020
  • PROJECTED STARTERS: Bobrovsky (6-3-4 .881/ 3.52 1SO) vs Hellebuyck (8-6-1 .928/ 2.40 1SO)
  • PLAYER STATS: Florida / Winnipeg

Scouting Report

It’s an inter-conference contest on the ice down in the Sunshine State. The Winnipeg Jets are on the road as they travel to face the Florida Panthers Thursday night. Winnipeg comes in off a 4-0 shutout loss on the road to Colorado in their previous contest Tuesday night. Florida rallied to earn a 5-4 shootout win on the road over the Bruins Tuesday night in an Atlantic Division match-up. The teams split the last 10 meetings with the Panthers skating to a 4-2 win in the most recent contest in Finland on November 2, 2018.

Full preview at Winners and Whiners

Thursday in the Atlantic (Standings/Panthers Playoff Chances):

  • Carolina (10-7-1 21P) at BUFFALO (9-6-2 20P) 7 p.m.
  • New York Rangers (8-6-2 18P) at TAMPA BAY (8-5-2 18P) 7 p.m.
  • DETROIT (7-12-1 15P) at Los Angeles (6-11-1 13P) 10:30 p.m.

Idle: BOS (26P), MON (23P), TOR (22P), OTT (15P)

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