Archive for the ‘Carolina Panthers’ Category

Report: Matt Rhule encouraged by Cam Newton’s rehab

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

A report last week indicated that the Panthers believe quarterback Cam Newton's foot will be well enough for him to pass a physical in March, which seemed to set up a decision about his future with the organization because the team's said repeatedly that there's nothing to talk about until Newton is healthy. Tuesday brings a somewhat different take on Newton's health. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that it will be several months before Newton is game ready, which could complicate any trade possibilities despite other teams being able to give Newton a medical checkup if they got Carolina's permission.

Oilers among winners, Panthers losers at NHL trade deadline

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Mired in a run of one playoff appearance in 13 seasons, the Edmonton Oilers could really use some hockey deep into April and perhaps May and June. General manager Ken Holland took a few small steps toward making that happen at the NHL trade deadline by picking up defenseman Mike Green and forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Tyler Ennis. Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl are one of the league's top dynamic duos, and now they have some extra help.

Oilers among winners, Panthers losers at NHL trade deadline

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

Mired in a run of one playoff appearance in 13 seasons, the Edmonton Oilers could really use some hockey deep into April and perhaps May and June. General manager Ken Holland took a few small steps toward making that happen at the NHL trade deadline by picking up defenseman Mike Green and forwards Andreas Athanasiou and Tyler Ennis. Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl are one of the league's top dynamic duos, and now they have some extra help.

With Cam Newton’s future undecided, the Panthers are open for trade offers

Monday, February 24th, 2020

With a new coaching staff in place and a long-term quarterback decision looming, the Carolina Panthers are open for business on the trade market, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Apart from a group of young core players, Panthers general manager Marty Hurney appears willing to field inquiries for the majority of his roster, the sources said. While that willingness to listen to interest doesn't necessarily signal a total reboot for the Panthers, it appears the franchise is planning to be aggressive with its re-tooling under new head coach Matt Rhule.

NHL Trade Deadline: Sens trade 2, Kreider stays with Rangers

Monday, February 24th, 2020

The Ottawa Senators were sellers at the NHL trade deadline for the second straight year. Forward Chris Kreider isn't going anywhere after signing a seven-year $45 million contract to stay with the New York Rangers And Patrick Marleau finds himself back in the Eastern Conference after being dealt to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday. While teams have traditionally waited until the afternoon to start dealing, the Senators kicked off an unusually busy deadline day morning by sending Vladislav Namestnikov to the Colorado Avalanche and Jean-Gabriel Pageau to the New York Islanders.

PFT’s Free Agent Top 100

Monday, February 24th, 2020

Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones 5. Cowboys receiver Amari Cooper 6. Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill 7.

Smith, Knights top Panthers late

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Florida took a 1-0 lead at the 3:28 mark in the first period when Hoffman kicked a loose puck in front of the net to his stick and then fired it into the open left side of the net for his 24th goal of the season. Vegas tied it at 11:52 into the period when Nosek picked up a loose puck inside the blue line and beat Montembeault with a wrist shot for his first goal in 14 games and seventh of the season. The Panthers regained the lead 42 seconds into the second period on a power-play goal by Dadonov.

Smith, Knights top Panthers late

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

Florida took a 1-0 lead at the 3:28 mark in the first period when Hoffman kicked a loose puck in front of the net to his stick and then fired it into the open left side of the net for his 24th goal of the season. Vegas tied it midway through the period when Nosek picked up a loose puck inside the blue line and beat Montembeault with a wrist shot for his first goal in 14 games and seventh of the season. The Panthers regained the lead 42 seconds into the second period on a power-play goal by Dadonov.

Panthers waive TE Marcus Baugh

Friday, February 21st, 2020

The Panthers dropped a player from their offseason roster on Friday. The NFL's daily transaction report shows that the team has waived tight end Marcus Baugh. Baugh signed with the Panthers in April 2019 and went through the preseason with the team before being placed on injured reserve when the team made cuts to get to 53 players.

Panthers owner to PSL owners: Success “won’t happen overnight”

Thursday, February 20th, 2020

The Panthers are effectively a Cam Newton away from a total rebuild, and the team's owner sounds like he wants to brace his customers for exactly that. Via WCNC, David Tepper sent a letter to Panthers PSL owners which outlined what he keeps referring to as a long process back to respectability. Understand this.