Off the Post: Florida Staves Off Flyers, Panthers Post Game Comments

Off the Post: Florida Staves Off Flyers, Panthers Post Game Comments – On Tuesday evening, the Florida Panthers beat the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 with their star goaltender, Roberto Luongo making 30 saves. He notched his 475th career win. Former first overall pick, Aaron Ekblad got his first goal of the season and later had to fend off his teammates trying to blow up his interview. They both spoke with Russ Cohen after the game.

Off the Post: Florida Staves Off Flyers, Panthers Post Game Comments

Roberto Luongo, Goalie – Florida Panthers

Roberto Luongo is a Canadian born goalie who has been in the NHL since 1999. He began his career with the New York Islanders. Over his career, he has played for the Islanders, Panthers and Vancouver Canucks. Luongo is a two-time NHL Second All-Star and a winner of the William M. Jennings Trophy for backstopping his team to the lowest goals-against average in the league (2011). Luongo’s rookie cards appear in a number of products from the late 90s. Look for them in Upper Deck, Bowman, Pinnacle and more!

Aaron Ekblad, Defenseman – Florida Panthers

Aaron Ekblad is Canadian born and was selected first overall in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft by the Panthers. In his first NHL season, he was selected for the 2015 All-Star Game and earned the Calder Memorial Trophy as the league’s best rookie for the 2014-15 season. His rookie cards appear in Upper Deck’s entire 2014-15 catalog of products including MVP, Black Diamond and SP Authentic.

Here is a look at some of Ekblad & Luongo’s cards as they chat about Thursday’s loss with Russ Cohen. You can listen to the Off the Post podcast HERE.

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Russ Cohen

Russ Cohen is an accomplished writer for www.sportsology.info and radio host for the Sportsology Radio Network and covers multiple sports including writing specifically about the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers. He has numerous articles published on NHL.com and other team websites as well as Slam, CSNPhilly.com and FoxSports.com. Some of his articles have appeared in Canadian Sports Collector, Goalie News, New England Hockey Journal, The Hockey News, Beckett Hockey, Blueshirt Bulletin, NHL Publications and he has a monthly column in Center Ice Magazine that is distributed to every amateur hockey rink in the Pennsylvania. Russ has been asked to be a guest on several radio shows as a respected and valued expert on sports and has extensive AM radio experience including Hockey Prospect Radio on NHL Network Radio for the last 14 years, plus TSN 1050 and Sportstalkny WLIE 540 AM.
Russ Cohen