2012 NHL Lockout

Panthers searching for wing man

Panthers searching for wing man

Generally, predraft news conferences are as about as revealing as burqas, however, Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon made it clear last week that he's looking to bolster the team's scoring by adding a speedy right wing in this weekend's NHL Draft at the BB&T Center. Tallon said he will also look to enhance the team's depth in net by drafting a young goalie to be Roberto Luongo's heir apparent. Luongo turned 36 last April, but is coming off one of his best years since 2010. However, the Panthers are thin in net throughout their organization since Jakob Markstrom didn't pan out. Panthers director of scouting Scott Luce said that the draft lacks...