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Brian Foster | Goalie

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (27) / 2/4/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 175
College: U. of New Hampshire
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Brian Foster has signed with the Stockton Thunder of the ECHL.
He played for the ECHL's Cincinnati Cyclones and the AHL's San Antonio Rampage last season. Foster faced one shot in the only NHL appearance of his career in 2011-12 as a member of the Florida Panthers. Fri, Aug 30, 2013 11:07:00 AM

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The Florida Panthers have inked Brian Foster to a one-year contract.

Foster made his NHL debut on Feb. 4, but he only ended up facing one shot in the Panthers' 6-3 loss to Tampa Bay. He doesn't have any fantasy value.
Tue, Jul 17, 2012 08:30:00 PM

The Florida Panthers have shipped Brian Foster back to the AHL.

He appeared in one game, during a relief appearance, while Jose Theodore was out with a knee ailment. Foster faced one shot in 4:52 of ice time in his first taste of NHL action, but at least he stopped it.
Wed, Feb 8, 2012 03:40:00 PM

The Panthers have brought up goalie Brian Foster.

He will serve as Scott Clemmensen's backup on Wednesday with Jose Theodore expected to miss a few days with a knee injury.
Wed, Feb 1, 2012 03:15:00 PM

The Florida Panthers have sent goalie Brian Foster to the minors.

His reassignment paves the way for Jose Theodore's return from a knee injury, as coach Kevin Dineen expects the veteran netminder to play during Florida's three-game road trip.
Wed, Jan 18, 2012 08:53:00 AM

Brian Foster has been called up by the Florida Panthers.

Jose Theodore is out with a strained right MCL and Jacob Markstrom is nursing a knee injury, so the Panthers needed reinforcements. Foster is expected to backup Scott Clemmensen on Monday.
Mon, Jan 9, 2012 02:04:00 PM

Brian Foster has been returned to San Antonio of the AHL.

This was expected. At least Foster got in a couple of practices with the Panthers before being replaced on the roster by Jacob Markstrom.
Thu, Jan 5, 2012 10:19:00 AM

Brian Foster knows he won't get any playing time during this NHL stint, but he's still looking at his time with the Panthers as an opportunity.

Foster will practice with the Panthers for a few days before getting sent down. Jose Theodore is injured, but Jacob Markstrom will be the one to team up with Scott Clemmensen and help fill the void. Foster has been playing for the ECHL Cincinnati Cyclones. "I wasn’t really expecting it, but I’m real happy to be here," said Foster. "I’m excited to play with these guys and try to get better. It’s not a disappointment [not playing] because I’m going to get better being here. Just practicing, I’m happy with that. It’s a good chance to work with [goalie coach Robb Tallas] because I don’t see him that much. It’s a good opportunity."
Tue, Jan 3, 2012 10:15:00 AM

Brian Foster has been called up by the Florida Panthers.

The Panthers will use Foster for Monday and possibly Wednesday's practices before sending him back to the minors. Jose Theodore is out with a knee injury, but the Panthers have no intention of using Foster as the team's starting or backup goaltender during this stint.
Mon, Jan 2, 2012 03:55:00 PM

The Panthers have inked goaltender Brian Foster to one-year, two-way contract.

He posted an 11-6-1 record with a 2.30 goals-against average while playing for the ECHL's Cincinnati Cyclones this past season. Foster is expected to attend training camp in the fall. He was a fifth-round pick of Florida in the 2005 draft.
Thu, Apr 28, 2011 08:25:00 AM

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