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Special Inside The Florida Panthers “2013 NHL Draft” Premieres July 24 On Fox Sports Florida

by Staff Writer / Florida Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today that a special Inside the Florida Panthers “2013 NHL Draft” will premiere Wednesday, July 24, at 7:30 p.m. on Fox Sports Florida, giving fans an inside look at the Panthers at the 2013 NHL Draft and the selection of Aleksander Barkov with the second overall choice as well as the recently completed Development Camp at Iceplex.

Holding a top pick in the Draft, Florida had an opportunity to add a “franchise” caliber player to an already impressive list of prospects and young NHL players and chose Barkov, the top ranked European Skater. Inside the Panthers “2013 NHL Draft” will feature the Panthers’ meetings with Barkov prior to the selection, the selection of Barkov and seven others on June 30th at the Prudential Center in New Jersey as well as post-pick interviews.

During the show, host Frank Forte will sit down with Panthers GM Dale Tallon to get his insight on the 2013 Draft. In addition, the show will take a look at the Panthers Development Camp with interviews with Barkov and Calder Trophy winner Jonathan Huberdeau along with Panthers brass including Director of Player Development Brian Skrudland.

Panthers president Michael R Yormark will also sit down to discuss the exciting and young, improving team that will be on the ice for the Panthers 20th Anniversary season.

Inside The Panthers “2013 NHL Draft” will also air on Aug. 1 at 6 p.m., Aug. 4 at 10:30 p.m., Aug. 6 at 10 a.m., Aug. 9 at 6 p.m., Aug. 17 at 4 p.m. and Aug. 22 at 6 p.m.

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