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James Reimer | Goalie | #34

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/15/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 217
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 4 (99) / TOR
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Florida goalie James Reimer kicked away 26 of 27 shots as he and the Panthers edged the Blues 2-1 in St. Louis Monday night.
Reimer, backup to Florida first-stringer Roberto Luongo, has now won three starts in a row. He has improved his record to 12-6-4. His goals-against average and save percentages are decent, too. In 25 games, Reimer's GAA is 2.41 and his save percentage is .920. Not a viable fantasy option but proving nonetheless to be a solid backup for Luongo. Feb 20 - 11:15 PM

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James Reimer is expected to start Monday night.

Reimer has won his last two games. He has a 11-6-4 record, 2.48 GAA, and .918 save percentage in 24 contests this season.
Feb 20 - 1:49 PM

James Reimer stopped 35 of 36 shots in a 4-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday.

Reimer has now given up a goal or fewer in four of his last five games. With Luongo struggling of late, Reimer has earned a few extra starts and he has come up big. With the Panthers playing better since the return of both Huberdeau and Barkov, Reimer could be an interesting option in fantasy circles if he continues to get starts over Luongo. Reimer's record improved to 11-6-4 with a 2.48 goals against average and .918 save percentage.
Feb 18 - 12:57 AM

James Reimer will face the Ducks on Friday.

The backup has gone 10-6-4 in 22 games this season with a .915 save percentage and a 2.55 GAA. He's also 5-1-1 in nine games against the Western conference, allowing just 14 goals and posting a .930 SV%.
Feb 17 - 3:47 PM

James Reimer allowed three goals on 14 shots in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

Reimer was pulled after the first period after he allowed the Kings to score three times, but he came back into the game in the second period after Roberto Luongo gave up three more goals. It didn't matter who was in nets tonight, there was no stopping the Los Angeles Kings. Reimer will enter his next game with a 2.55 goals-against-average and a .915 save percentage.
Feb 10 - 12:11 AM

James Reimer will face the Kings on Thursday.

Reimer has played well as Roberto Luongo's backup this season. Reimer has posted a 9-6-4 record with a .918 save percentage and a 2.50 GAA.
Feb 9 - 3:42 PM

James Reimer is considered likely to get the nod on Wednesday versus Los Angeles.

He has gone 5-1-2 in his past eight starts. Roberto Luongo is projected to start against Nashville on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 9 - 8:06 AM

James Reimer has played incredibly well for the Panthers over the past six weeks.

In fact, Reimer leads the entire NHL in save percentage since December 13th with a .936 success rate. He has been a tremendous signing for the Cats as he has allowed Roberto Luongo many opportunities to rest.
Feb 5 - 10:12 AM

James Reimer stopped 22 of 23 shots in Friday's 2-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks.

Reimer gave up the game's first goal at the midway point of the first period, but he kept the Ducks off the board the rest of the way. Reimer's now won back-to-back starts and he's given up just two goals during that span. He has a 9-6-4 record with a 2.50 goals-against-average and a .918 save percentage this season.
Feb 3 - 11:02 PM

James Reimer will start Friday's game against Anaheim.

Interim coach Tom Rowe indicated Wednesday that Reimer would get the nod and that will be the case. He has an 8-6-4 record this season with a 2.58 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage this season.
Feb 3 - 12:15 PM

James Reimer could be in line to start Friday's game against Anaheim.

Interim coach bench boss Tom Rowe said he is leaning toward giving Reimer the nod. He was scheduled to start Tuesday, but served as Roberto Luongo's backup instead after his wife gave birth to a baby girl.
Feb 1 - 4:12 PM

James Reimer will be available to serve as Roberto Luongo's backup on Tuesday night.

Florida has returned Sam Brittain to the ECHL. We'd like to congratulate James Reimer and his wife, April, on their new baby girl, Nevaeh, who was welcomed into the world Tuesday.
Jan 31 - 6:18 PM

James Reimer was projected to start Tuesday night, but he didn't skate in the morning and was with his pregnant wife.

The couple has been expecting the birth of their first child, so that may result in Roberto Luongo getting the nod against Ottawa.
Jan 31 - 11:03 AM

The Florida Panthers will start James Reimer on Tuesday.

Reimer also started in Florida's last game prior to the All-Star break and led them to a 2-1 overtime victory against Tampa Bay. He has a 2.58 GAA and .916 save percentage in 20 contests this season.
Jan 30 - 3:39 PM

James Reimer stopped 31 of 32 shots in a 2-1 overtime win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.

Reimer's best save of the night came on a two-on-one opportunity for the Lightning where he stopped Jonathan Drouin in front. Reimer was brought in to give Luongo some rest and bring stability to the backup goaltending position for the Panthers. He now has a 8-6-4 record with a 2.58 goals against average and .916 save percentage.
Jan 26 - 10:44 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Aleksander Barkov
2Vincent Trocheck
3Nick Bjugstad
4Michael Sgarbossa
5Derek MacKenzie
LW1Jonathan Marchessault
2Jussi Jokinen
3Greg McKegg
4Jonathan Huberdeau
RW1Jaromir Jagr
2Reilly Smith
3Colton Sceviour
4Shawn Thornton
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Keith Yandle
3Jason Demers
4Mark Pysyk
5Michael Matheson
6Jakub Kindl
7Alex Petrovic
G1Roberto Luongo
2James Reimer