FLORIDA PANTHERS UNVEIL 73-GAME TELECAST SCHEDULE

FOX SPORTS FLORIDA AND THE FLORIDA PANTHERS UNVEIL 73-GAME TELECAST SCHEDULE

All games scheduled in HD

Steve “Goldie” Goldstein, Billy Lindsay and Allison Williams

Provide Commentary and Analysis

SUNRISE – FOX Sports Florida and the NHL Florida Panthers have announced the team’s 73-game regional telecast schedule for the 2011-2012 season. As the exclusive regional television home of the Florida Panthers, all of FOX Sports Florida’s telecasts will air throughout South Florida in HD.

“We have worked diligently with FOX Sports Florida and put together a broadcast schedule that Panthers fans will enjoy,” said Florida Panthers President/Chief Operating Officer Michael Yormark. “With 73 games aired on FOX Sports Florida, along with our coverage on VERSUS and CENTER ICE, our fans will have plenty of opportunities to follow Panthers hockey throughout the 2011-12 season.”

With a revamped roster and new head coach Kevin Dineen, the Florida Panthers embark on a promising new era, and FOX Sports Florida will air the season’s most exciting games. The network kicks off its coverage with the Panthers’ season opener, an Oct. 8 matchup vs. the New York Islanders at 8:00 p.m. (ET). FOX Sports Florida will then welcome the Panthers to their home ice vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning on Oct. 15 at 7:30 p.m. The network will air four additional contests between the Panthers and their intrastate division rivals. The two teams will meet on Nov. 6 at 5:00 p.m. (ET), on Nov. 25 at 7:30 p.m. (ET), on Nov. 26 at 7:00 p.m. (ET) and on Feb. 4 at 7:00 p.m. (ET)

FOX Sports Florida will also televise all four games vs. the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins. The two teams will meet in Boston on Dec. 8 at 7:00 p.m. (ET), and on Dec. 23 at 7:00 p.m. The Panthers will then host two contests at the BankAtlantic Center – on Jan. 16 at 7:30 p.m. and on March 15 at 7:30 p.m.

In addition, FOX Sports Florida will bring fans every contest against Alex Ovechkin and the division rival Washington Capitals. The teams meet on Oct. 18 at 7:00 p.m. (ET), Dec. 5 at 7:30 p.m. (ET), Feb. 1 at 8:00 p.m. (ET), Feb. 7 at 7:00 p.m. (ET), Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. (ET) and April 5 at 7:00 p.m. (ET). FOX Sports Florida will also televise the only regular season game against the Western Conference Champion Vancouver Canucks on Jan. 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Florida’s contest at Pittsburgh on Oct. 11 will be aired nationally on VERSUS, while two other games (Dec. 31 vs. Montreal & Jan. 21 @ Winnipeg) will be aired as part of Hockey Night in Canada’s programming on CBC.

FOX Sports Florida and the Florida Panthers return a host of on-air talent for the 2011-2012 season, and the network will continue to work closely with the Panthers and the NHL to enhance the fan experience.  Play-by-play announcer Steve “Goldie” Goldstein and analyst and 14-year NHL veteran Bill Lindsay will share their veteran knowledge and commentaries on all of FOX Sports Florida’s telecasts.

PANTHERS LIVE also returns for the 2011-2012 season, with pregame shows scheduled for all home games and postgame coverage of every televised game. Hosted by Allison Williams, PANTHERS LIVE will feature exclusive access to South Florida’s hometown NHL team, including live interviews and analysis from inside the Panthers’ locker room. In addition, Craig Minervini and Frank Forte will contribute their analysis throughout the season.

As always, FOX Sports Florida will continue to bring viewers closer to the game with the FLORIDA PANTHERS PRESEASON SPECIAL, which premieres on Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. , and seven all-new episodes of INSIDE THE PANTHERS. The popular series allows fans to enjoy behind-the-scenes coverage of different aspects of the Panthers’ organization.

In addition, the network’s website, FOXSportsFlorida.com, will engage fans throughout the 2011-2012 season with exclusive videos, expert analysis, pre and postgame coverage and photo galleries. Fans will also be able to interact on the network’s Facebook page, Sun Sports / FOX Sports Florida, and Twitter platform, SunSportsFOXFL. All FOX Sports Florida games are slated to be produced and distributed in HD and will be available to HD customers of participating cable and satellite systems on a separate FOX Sports Florida HD channel.

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FOX SPORTS FLORIDA TELECAST SCHEDULE:

DAY

DATE

ET

@/vs

OPPONENT

RSN

Sat

8-Oct-11

8:00 PM

@

New York Islanders

FSFL

Sat

15-Oct-11

7:30 PM

vs

Tampa Bay Lightning

FSFL

Tue

18-Oct-11

7:00 PM

@

Washington Capitals

FSFL

Thu

20-Oct-11

7:30 PM

vs

Buffalo Sabres

FSFL

Mon

24-Oct-11

7:30 PM

@

Montreal Canadiens

FSFL

Thu

27-Oct-11

7:30 PM

@

Ottawa Senators

FSFL

Mon

31-Oct-11

7:30 PM

vs

Winnipeg Jets

FSFL

Thu

3-Nov-11

7:30 PM

vs

Chicago Blackhawks

FSFL

Sun

6-Nov-11

5:00 PM

vs

Tampa Bay Lightning

FSFL

Tue

8-Nov-11

7:00 PM

@

Toronto Maple Leafs

FSFL

Thu

10-Nov-11

8:30 PM

@

Winnipeg Jets

FSFL

Sun

13-Nov-11

5:00 PM

vs

Philadelphia Flyers

FSFL

Tue

15-Nov-11

8:30 PM

@

Dallas Stars

FSFL

Thu

17-Nov-11

8:00 PM

@

St. Louis Blues

FSFL

Sat

19-Nov-11

7:30 PM

vs

Pittsburgh Penguins

FSFL

Mon

21-Nov-11

7:30 PM

vs

New Jersey Devils

FSFL

Wed

23-Nov-11

7:30 PM

vs

New York Rangers

FSFL

Fri

25-Nov-11

7:30 PM

vs

Tampa Bay Lightning

FSFL

Sat

26-Nov-11

7:00 PM

@

Tampa Bay Lightning

FSFL

Tue

29-Nov-11

7:00 PM

@

Carolina Hurricanes

FSFL

Thu

1-Dec-11

10:30 PM

@

Los Angeles Kings

FSFL

Sat

3-Dec-11

10:30 PM

@

San Jose Sharks

FSFL

Mon

5-Dec-11

7:30 PM

vs

Washington Capitals

FSFL

Thu

8-Dec-11

7:00 PM

@

Boston Bruins

FSFL

Fri

9-Dec-11

7:30 PM

@

Buffalo Sabres

FSFL

Sun

11-Dec-11

7:30 PM

@

New York Rangers

FSFL

Tue

13-Dec-11

7:30 PM

vs

New Jersey Devils

FSFL

Sun

18-Dec-11

5:00 PM

vs

Carolina Hurricanes

FSFL

Tue

20-Dec-11

7:30 PM

vs

Phoenix Coyotes

FSFL

Thu

22-Dec-11

7:30 PM

@

Ottawa Senators

FSFL

Fri

23-Dec-11

7:00 PM

@

Boston Bruins

FSFL

Tue

27-Dec-11

7:30 PM

vs

Toronto Maple Leafs

FSFL

Fri

30-Dec-11

7:30 PM

vs

New York Rangers

FSFL

Sat

31-Dec-11

7:00 PM

vs

Montreal Canadiens

FSFL

Thu

5-Jan-12

7:00 PM

@

New York Rangers

FSFL

Fri

6-Jan-12

7:00 PM

@

New Jersey Devils

FSFL

Mon

9-Jan-12

7:30 PM

vs

Vancouver Canucks

FSFL

Fri

13-Jan-12

7:30 PM

vs

Pittsburgh Penguins

FSFL

Mon

16-Jan-12

7:30 PM

vs

Boston Bruins

FSFL

Wed

18-Jan-12

9:30 PM

@

Colorado Avalanche

FSFL

Fri

20-Jan-12

8:30 PM

@

Chicago Blackhawks

FSFL

Tue

24-Jan-12

7:30 PM

vs

Philadelphia Flyers

FSFL

Wed

1-Feb-12

8:00 PM

vs

Washington Capitals

FSFL

Fri

3-Feb-12

7:30 PM

vs

Winnipeg Jets

FSFL

Sat

4-Feb-12

7:00 PM

@

Tampa Bay Lightning

FSFL

Tue

7-Feb-12

7:00 PM

@

Washington Capitals

FSFL

Thu

9-Feb-12

7:30 PM

vs

Los Angeles Kings

FSFL

Sat

11-Feb-12

1:00 PM

@

New Jersey Devils

FSFL

Sun

12-Feb-12

3:00 PM

@

New York Islanders

FSFL

Fri

17-Feb-12

7:30 PM

vs

Washington Capitals

FSFL

Sun

19-Feb-12

6:00 PM

vs

Anaheim  Ducks

FSFL

Thu

23-Feb-12

7:30 PM

vs

Minnesota Wild

FSFL

Sat

25-Feb-12

7:00 PM

@

Carolina Hurricanes

FSFL

Sun

26-Feb-12

5:00 PM

vs

Montreal Canadiens

FSFL

Tue

28-Feb-12

7:00 PM

@

Toronto Maple Leafs

FSFL

Thu

1-Mar-12

8:30 PM

@

Winnipeg Jets

FSFL

Sat

3-Mar-12

7:30 PM

vs

Nashville Predators

FSFL

Sun

4-Mar-12

6:00 PM

vs

Ottawa Senators

FSFL

Thu

8-Mar-12

7:00 PM

@

Philadelphia Flyers

FSFL

Fri

9-Mar-12

7:00 PM

@

Pittsburgh Penguins

FSFL

Sun

11-Mar-12

5:00 PM

vs

Carolina Hurricanes

FSFL

Tue

13-Mar-12

7:30 PM

vs

Toronto Maple Leafs

FSFL

Thu

15-Mar-12

7:30 PM

vs

Boston Bruins

FSFL

Sat

17-Mar-12

7:30 PM

vs

Buffalo Sabres

FSFL

Tue

20-Mar-12

7:00 PM

@

Philadelphia Flyers

FSFL

Fri

23-Mar-12

7:30 PM

vs

Edmonton Oilers

FSFL

Sun

25-Mar-12

5:00 PM

vs

New York Islanders

FSFL

Tue

27-Mar-12

7:30 PM

@

Montreal Canadiens

FSFL

Thu

29-Mar-12

8:00 PM

@

Minnesota Wild

FSFL

Fri

30-Mar-12

7:00 PM

@

Columbus Blue Jackets

FSFL

Sun

1-Apr-12

4:00 PM

@

Detroit Red Wings

FSFL

Tue

3-Apr-12

7:30 PM

vs

Winnipeg Jets

FSFL

Thu

5-Apr-12

7:00 PM

@

Washington Capitals

FSFL

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