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Top Profile: November 14

by Staff Writer / Florida Panthers

REDvolution Member: Dara Ross


When Did You Become A Panthers Fan?

My dad took me to my first hockey game...It was in 93 in the good old Miami Arena against the Ducks! I was so excited because the Mighty Ducks had become one of my favorite movies! From that game on, I was hooked on the Panthers!

What Turned You On To Becoming A Panther Fan?
I grew up here in South Florida, why not root for the home team.

Who Is Your Favorite Panther Player All-Time?
Rob Niedermayer..still wear my jersey sometimes. Many people make fun of me but he was the reason I have followed the Cats for so long!

Who Is Your Favorite Panther Player Currently?
Stephen Weiss. He has shown such dedication and heart wanting to stick with this through all the adversity. I hope this year he leads us into the playoffs!

What Is Your Favorite Thing About Attending A Panther Game?
The excitement and fun I have with my friends every single game. It never seems to get old!

What Is Your Favorite Panthers Memory?
Obviously game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals. Even with us losing, there was such a high! Everytime I see clips from that time, it brings tears to my eyes. I can't wait to experience that again!

What Makes You A True Panther Fan?
I go to every game, watch every game on tv on the road, make some road trips, and am constantly looking up the Florida Panthers on every site I can.

What Other Sports/Sports Teams Do You Like?
I like the Marlins and Heat but there is no comparision to the Panthers. They are my heart!

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