Roberto Luongo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Luongo out at least a week with lower-body injury

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Panthers acquired veteran forward Thomas Vanek to fortify the power play, but also for his shootout skills. However, Vanek never got a turn. In a wide-open, hard-hitting affair more suited for a shooting gallery, but with the feel of a playoff game in which the teams combined for 89..." March 03

  • Luongo: Reimer is starting because 'I don’t deserve to be playing'

    Miami Herald "James Reimer will start in net for the Florida Panthers Sunday in a game against the Ottawa Senators which carries huge playoff implications. That, Roberto Luongo says, is how it should be. Luongo, the Panthers’ starting goalie since he was reacquired from the Vancouver Canucks at the tail..." February 26

  • Ticket sales rep serves as Panthers’ emergency backup after Luongo injury

    SI "The Florida Panthers have dressed an account executive Bobby Segin as their backup goalie after Roberto Luongo was hurt in warmups before hosting the Nashville Predators on Friday night. The injuries are piling up for the Panthers as Nick Bjugstad was also injured early in the game. Luongo was..." January 07

  • Roberto Luongo out Thursday, day-to-day with injury

    Sportsnet "Roberto Luongo will not be in the lineup for the Florida Panthers Thursday. He is listed as day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. According to the Sun Sentinel, James Reimer will get the start in goal against the Boston Bruins. Mike McKenna was recalled from the AHL on an emergency basis." December 22

  • Luongo finds inspiration in Price: 'I want to be as good as Carey'

    The Province "Things aren’t supposed to be this hard in Florida. But the Panthers just finished a run where they spent 20 of 27 days on the road, only to lose to the Pittsburgh Penguins in their homecoming. It was Florida’s fifth loss in six games after firing head coach Gerard Gallant. The team is taking..." December 10

  • McDavid, Matthews, Luongo named 'Three Stars' "Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid, Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews and Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Oct. 16. FIRST STAR - CONNOR McDAVID, C, EDMONTON OILERS McDavid tied for the League lead in points..." October 17

  • Roberto Luongo keeps climbing the all-time wins leaderboard

    Pro Hockey Talk "Thanks in large part to a three-point game from forward Jonathan Marchessault, the Florida Panthers were able to win their second consecutive game to open the 2016-17 season by beating the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Saturday night. It was also a big night for veteran goalie Roberto Luongo who..." October 16

  • Months after surgery, Roberto Luongo takes opening night net for Florida Panthers

    Miami Herald "When Roberto Luongo had hip surgery in May, coach Gerard Gallant was assured his goalie would be ready for opening night. Gallant says he believed it. Few others did. Yet, when the Panthers take the ice Thursday night for their season opener, it will be Luongo leading the charge out of..." October 13