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LBC: From The Archives

Florida Hockey History: A look back at the Jacksonville Bullets

The Bullets played second fiddle to the Blaze in the short-lived Sunshine Hockey League

Florida Hockey History: A look back at the West Palm Beach Blaze

The Blaze were far an away the class of the feisty, short-lived Sunshine Hockey League

Florida Panthers predecessors: A look back at the AHL’s Jacksonville Barons

Storied franchise quickly meets its demise after being forced south by the WHA

Florida Panthers predecessors: A look back at the EHL’s Suncoast Suns

Tampa Bay’s first team helped pave the way for the NHL

Florida Panthers predecessors: A look back at the EHL’s Jacksonville Rockets

In the mist of a pandemic and with all things quiet on the Panthers front, let’s check out the first truly professional hockey team in the sunshine state.