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AN UNFORGETTABLE MOMENT FOR DEREK MACKENZIE
A Panthers win wasn’t the only special part of the team’s 2016 trip to West Point. During the team’s last trip to the Academy in 2014, Willie Mitchell was named captain following a team-building exerc ...
LEADERS NAMED WHERE LEADERS ARE MADE
The Panthers got a lot out of their 2016 trip to West Point, including a preseason win, an inside look at the training of Army cadets plus some new team leaders. Overlooking the scenic Hudson River Va ...
WINNING AT WEST POINT
The Florida Panthers 2016 trip to West Point included a special captain-naming ceremony and the opportunity to reflect on the team’s deep military connections. At the heart of the visit, though, was a ...
NOTHING TO JOKE ABOUT, 2003-2008
Olli Jokinen was the fifth captain in Panthers history, wearing the title from 2003-2008. The Finnish center was the epitome of a reliable leader, missing only one game during his entire tenure as cap ...
PAUL & PAVEL, 2001-2002
The 2001-2002 Panthers were led by co-captains Paul Laus and Pavel Bure. Laus took the title for his 9th and final year in the NHL, all spent with the Panthers. In four different seasons the fiery Lau ...
PAVEL & PAUL, 2001-2002
Pavel Bure shared co-captain duties with Paul Laus during both of their final years with the team. The speedy Russian Rocket was one of the greatest Panthers – and NHL players — in history. He was a n ...
KING OF THE RAT TRICK
Scott Mellanby served as the second team captain in Panthers history, but that is just one of the reasons why he has a starring role in Panthers history books. The right winger scored the first goal i ...
WILLIE AT THE WHEEL, 2014-2016
Willie Mitchell closed out his long, successful NHL career as the 8th captain in Panthers history. Though he was sidelined with injuries for much of his tenure with the Cats, Mitchell never stopped co ...
PASSING THE TORCH
Derek MacKenzie literally handed Aleksander Barkov the captain’s jersey when the title was passed from the veteran to the young star.
General Manager Dave Tallon and then-head coach Bob Boughner were excited to name Aleksander Barkov the team’s new captain. Boughner called Barkov “the complete package” while his GM praised the 23 ye ...