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Steve Goldstein

Steve " Goldie" Goldstein is a sports broadcasting veteran in South Florida.

Goldstein is the longtime hockey voice of the NHL's Florida Panthers, being with the team since 1997.

In addition, Steve anchors sports and news for CBS-TV Miami and serves as tennis play by play broadcaster for the USTA, including the 2017 US Open.

He also calls play by play and serves other roles for NBC Sports Radio/Westwood One's NHL coverage, including the 2016 and 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs and Finals.

Goldie has extensive national experience, working 4 Olympics for CBS Radio/Westwood One, serving as the play-by-play voice for Olympic hockey at the 2010 games in Vancouver and the 2014 Sochi Games. He hosted the network's 1998 hockey coverage in Nagano, Japan and was a producer for the '94 Lillehammer games. Goldstein also hosted NFL shows for CBS Radio/Westwood One network.

Prior to taking over the Panthers TV job, Steve was the radio play by play announcer. He also hosted the pre and post game radio shows for the Panthers, Dolphins and Miami Hurricanes.

Goldie has hosted Panthers and Dolphins weekly TV programs and morning drive radio on WQAM and WINZ radio in Miami. He's hosted various radio shows in South Florida and nationally for more than 20 years.

Steve is from Brooklyn, NY and attended Syracuse University, graduating from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications with a degree in Broadcast Journalism.

He resides in Weston with wife Dana and boys Jake and Kyle.

Randy Moller

Former Panthers defenseman Randy Moller serves as FOX Sports Florida's television color analyst. He previously served as the team's radio play-by-play broadcaster and television analyst between the benches. Moller was voted as South Florida's best sports radio play-by-play broadcaster in an online poll conducted by the Miami Herald in 2010, due to his insightful and entertaining broadcasts.

Moller has been a member of the Cats' broadcast team for the last 21 years, serving in a variety of capacities, including as the club's radio analyst and television host, providing Panthers fans with enthusiastic and colorful broadcasts. He has broadcast over 1,800 games on radio/TV since 1996.

In addition to his on-air duties, Moller has been part of the team's front office staff since 2002, where he currently serves as the club's Vice President of Broadcasting & Panthers Alumni.

A native of Red Deer, Alta, Moller, played 13 seasons in the NHL with Florida, Quebec, the New York Rangers and Buffalo recording 45 goals, 180 assists and 1,692 penalty minutes in 815 games. Moller also serves as president of the Panthers Alumni Association.

He and his wife, Cathy, live in Boca Raton with their sons, Jonathan and Logan, and their daughter McKenna.

Doug Plagens

Doug Plagens is entering his fifth season as the radio play-by-play broadcaster for the Florida Panthers. Plagens has over 600 games of professional hockey broadcasting experience at the NHL, AHL, and ECHL levels.

Prior to joining the Panthers before the 15-16 season, Plagens spent four years in Cleveland as the radio and television play-by-play voice of the AHL's Lake Erie Monsters and the Arena Football League's Cleveland Gladiators. During his time in Cleveland, Plagens served on the SiriusXM NHL Network Radio broadcast of the 2015 AHL All-Star Game in Utica, New York.

Previously, Plagens spent time as the radio and television play-by-play voice of the ECHL's Idaho Steelheads in Boise, Idaho. With the Steelheads, he was recognized as the ECHL's "Broadcaster of the Year" for the 2009-10 season, and was selected as part of the national television broadcast of the 2010 ECHL All-Star Game in Ontario, California. While in Idaho, Plagens also hosted a nightly sports talk radio show on Boise's ESPN Radio affiliate, KTIK 1350 "The Ticket", and freelanced as a sports anchor/reporter/producer at KBOI-TV (CBS).

Plagens' broadcasting experience also includes time as a television sports anchor and reporter at WKBN (CBS), WYFX (FOX), and WYTV (ABC) in Youngstown, Ohio.

Plagens holds a Master's Degree in Broadcast Journalism from Syracuse University, and a Bachelor's in Communication from Lake Forest College (IL).

He currently resides in Sunrise, Florida.

Bill Lindsay

Bill Lindsay enters his fifth season as Radio Color Analyst for the Florida Panthers. He previously spent six seasons as the team's television analyst on FOX Sports Florida, after spending the previous two years serving as the club's radio color commentator.

Lindsay, a 14-year NHL veteran and member of the 1996 Panthers Eastern Conference Championship team, played in more than 750 NHL contests for six different clubs scoring 83 goals with 141 assists. He appeared in 506 games with the Panthers (1993-99, 2001-02) recording 165 points (67-98-165). Lindsay is best known for his spectacular Game 5 goal in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus Boston that broke a 3-3 tie and gave the Panthers their first playoff series victory.

The Big Fork, Mont. native completed his NHL career with Atlanta in 2004, before spending his final last two seasons playing for the Cologne Sharks in the German League.

Lindsay and his wife, Kari, reside in Boca Raton.

Reporters

Katie Gaus

FOX Sports Florida and the Florida Panthers welcome Katie Gaus as the team's new digital host and sideline reporter, as well as in-game reporter for select television broadcasts for the 2019-20 season.

A two-time Silver Telly Award winner and Pittsburgh, Pa. native, Gaus comes to South Florida after spending the past year as the United States Hockey League's Media and Communications Coordinator.

Prior to her time at the USHL, Gaus worked in local broadcast television, most notably as the weekend sports anchor for WICU12, an NBC affiliate station in Erie, Pa. Gaus was the first ever female sports anchor in the market, where she reported live from major events such as the NFL Playoffs and the Stanley Cup Final.

She also interned with the Pittsburgh Penguins, where she served as on camera host for PensTV.

Gaus graduated from SUNY Geneseo with a Bachelors in Communication and obtained her Masters from the Newhouse School of Communication at Syracuse University. 

Jameson Olive

Jameson Olive is entering his third season covering the Panthers as the team's in-house beat writer.

Prior to joining the organization on a full-time basis in December of 2017, he spent three seasons contributing to the team's website on a weekly basis as a freelance reporter. In his current role with the Panthers, he reports on the club's day-to-day activities, covering games while producing stories highlighting player's accomplishments, personalities and more.

In addition to features, he has worked to establish a stream of recurring content for the team's website, such as Cats & Coffee, Panther Mailbags, Panther Postcards, 5 Takeaways and ghostwritten Player Blogs.

A native of Vero Beach, Fla., Jameson broke into the world of professional sports writing in 2014 as a member of FOX Sports Florida's digital team. With FOX, he was able to cover both the Panthers and NFL's Miami Dolphins while also working the desk as one of the company's website copy editors.

While his primary focus is written work, he is also credited with spearheading the creation of the Panthers' official team podcast "Territory Talk," which he co-hosts with Panthers radio play-by-play broadcaster Doug Plagens. In addition to hosting, Jameson also produces the show and books its weekly guests.

Olive also appears during the second intermission of all Panthers radio broadcasts on 560 WQAM, breaking down the action in a segment known as "After 40." He is also a regular guest on the station's "Panthers Insider" show.

Jameson currently resides in Tamarac, Fla.

Jessica Blaylock

Jessica Blaylock serves as the Florida Panthers Television Host and sideline reporter for select broadcasts on FOX Sports Florida.

From 2006 to 2011, Blaylock worked for ESPN as an operations producer for college football, college basketball and NASCAR. She originally joined FOX Sports Florida in 2010, covering five seasons of Orlando Magic basketball, as well as high school football and basketball. She has also contributed to both Jacksonville Jaguars and high school football features for CSS.

In 2015, Blaylock was named the in-game reporter on Marlins' television broadcasts.

Previously, Blaylock served as a radio host and reporter for 1010XL in Jacksonville. Of her duties, she was the Jaguars beat reporter, an active contributor on the Frank Frangie Show with Rick Ballou and hosted her own evening show. She also covered THE PLAYERS Championship and other various sporting events in the Jacksonville area.

A Jacksonville, Fla., native, Blaylock attended the University of Florida where she received a B.A. in Telecommunications and a B.A. in History.

Craig Minervini

Craig Minervini returns as the Florida Panthers Television Host for the 2019-20 season. He previously was the television pre/post game host for Florida Panthers games on FS Florida from 2003-2012.

Minervini spent 14 seasons as pre/postgame host and in-game reporter for Marlins games on FOX Sports Florida, garnering his first Emmy Award in 2013. He has handled play-by-play for select Marlins games on TV/radio as well.

In 2010, Craig was the national play-by-play voice for the United Football League (UFL) games on Versus.

Before joining FOX Sports Florida, Minervini spent seven years with WTVJ-NBC 6 in Miami as a sports anchor/reporter. He anchored sports on WNBC-TV (NY) in 2004.

Minervini's extensive television broadcasting experience includes a wide variety of assignments such as play-by-play voice for NBC Sports (Notre Dame football), CBS Sports Spectacular, ESPN college football, baseball and Roller Hockey International events, Major League Soccer, XFL Football, boxing and mixed martial arts events.

Minervini's latest Hollywood stint includes a special appearance in Kevin James' blockbuster movie "Here Comes the Boom". Early in his career, his first entrance on the national stage came as a TV broadcaster for World Wrestling Federation (WWF) events, as "Craig DeGeorge".

Minervini earned a broadcast journalism degree from Syracuse University where he called Orange football, basketball, lacrosse and soccer while handling AAA Syracuse Chiefs baseball.

A native of Huntington, Long Island (NY), Minervini has two sons, Chase and Maxwell, and a daughter, Spencer.