Happy New Year, Panthers fans! 2017 is a year most Panthers’ fans would love to forget about, filled with multiple losing skids, firing head coach Gerald Gallant, losing Jonathan Marchessault in the expansion draft, and losing multiple fan favorites via free agency and trades.
Although some of those things may bring back feelings that South Florida’s hockey fans are used to, 2017 wasn’t all that bad. The Cats had plenty of good games, festivities, and fun throughout the Chinese year of the rooster. Here are five fantastic Florida Panthers moments from 2017!