Florida Panthers open training camp

Hungry Cats ready to improve on last season

The Florida Panthers opened training camp for the 2016-17 regular season today with multiple practices and a scrimmage at Panthers IceDen this morning.

The camp roster has grown to 53 players as of today. 28 forwards, 18 defenseman and 7 goaltenders are on hand in Coral Springs, including Roberto Luongo, who has been cleared for all activity after off-season hip surgery.


Colton Sceviour, Jonathan Huberdeau, Justin Fontaine, Paul Thompson, Derek MacKenzie, Reilly Smith, Shawn Thornton, Nick Bjugstad, Shane Harper, Greg McKegg, Graham Black, Jayce Hawryluk, Logan Shaw, Chase Balisy, Steven Hodges, Denis Malgin, Jaromir Jagr, Rihards Bukarts, Dryden Hunt, Anthony Greco, Jonathan Marchessault, Jonathan Ang, Ryan Horvat, Connor Brickley, Jared McCann, Juho Lammikko, Kyle Rau, Zac Lynch


Adam Pardy, Keith Yandle, Alex Petrovic, Ian McCoshen, Mark Pysyk, Michael Matheson, Brent Regner, Jakub Kindl, Michael Downing, MacKenzie Weegar, Jason Demers, Jonathan Racine, Linus Hultstrom, Riley Stillman, Steven Kampfer, Ed Wittchow, Thomas Schemitsch, Josh Brown


Roberto Luongo, Reto Berra, Sam Brittain, Samuel Montembeault, James Reimer, Mike McKenna, Colin Stevens

The practice - scrimmage schedule will continue through Monday before the Cats play a double-header against the Nashville Predators Tuesday at the BB&T Center. The team will take Wednesday off before heading north to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.

Click here for the full schedule from the Panthers’ official site.