Panthers Pre-Season Special Set To Air Sept. 30 on Fox Sports Florida
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SUNRISE – The Florida Panthers and FOX Sports Florida today announced the Florida Panthers Preseason Special will air Friday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports Florida. The 30-minute segment will feature in-depth coverage of the Panthers’ numerous offseason acquisitions with a look at the team’s current prospects, as well as interviews with Panthers Head Coach Kevin Dineen and Panthers President & Chief Operating Officer Michael Yormark.
In addition to its premiere, the Florida Panthers Preseason Special will air four additional times on FOX Sports Florida: Monday, Oct. 3 at 6: 30 p.m.; Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7:30 p.m. (all times ET).
Hosted by Frank Forte and Allison Williams, the Florida Panthers Preseason Special will also feature Panthers TV play-by-play announcer Steve “Goldie” Goldstein, as well as Panthers TV analyst and 14-year NHL veteran Bill Lindsay. Goldstein and Lindsay will preview the upcoming NHL season, including detailed analysis of the Panthers’ Eastern Conference opponents.
The Panthers start the 2011-12 NHL regular season visiting the New York Islanders on Saturday, Oct. 8 for a 8 p.m. (ET) contest and celebrate the home opener at BankAtlantic Center Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Tampa Bay at 7:30 p.m.(ET). The Oct. 15 game will feature a special one hour Panthers Live pre-game show outside on the BankAtlantic Center’s JetBlue Tarmac.
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