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Roberto Luongo | Goalie | #1

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (38) / 4/4/1979
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 217
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 1 (4) / NYI
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Roberto Luongo stopped all 35 shots he faced Thursday night to get his first shutout of the year in a 2-0 win over San Jose.
Luongo has faced plenty of rubber in his last four games, which includes two matches of 40-plus shots, and he has won three in a row. He has a 4-3-1 record with a 2.74 goals-against average and a .927 save percentage this season. Nov 17 - 9:43 AM

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Roberto Luongo will get the start in Thursday's game against San Jose.

Luongo heads into tonight's game riding a small two-game winning streak. He has a 3-3-1 record with a 3.09 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage this season.
Nov 16 - 6:40 PM

Roberto Luongo made 40 saves on 43 shots in a 4-3 shootout win over the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night.

Luongo needed 40 saves to secure his second straight victory. He now has a 3-3-1 record with a 3.09 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage. Luongo still has some work to do before fantasy owners should consider him a reliable option for this season.
Nov 14 - 10:43 PM

Roberto Luongo will get the start in Tuesday's game against the Dallas Stars.

Luongo is coming off a 24-save performance in a 4-1 win over Buffalo on Friday night. He has a 2-3-1 record with a 3.15 goals-against-average and a .917 save percentage this season.
Nov 14 - 7:09 PM

Roberto Luongo stopped 24 of 25 shots in Friday's 4-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

This was Luongo's first win since Oct. 12 (he also missed seven games with a hand injury). The veteran netminder turned aside all 22 shots he faced at even-strength. The only goal he allowed came off Kyle Okposo's stick, and it was scored while the Sabres were on the power play. Luongo now owns a 2-3-1 record with a 3.15 goals-against-average and a .917 save percentage this season.
Nov 10 - 10:12 PM

Roberto Luongo will be the Panthers' starter Friday night.

It will be Luongo's third consecutive start since returning from a hand injury. He has a 1-3-1 record, 3.53 GAA, and .912 save percentage in six contests this season.
Nov 10 - 1:53 PM

Roberto Luongo stopped 45 of the 47 shots he faced as the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Florida Panthers 3-1 on Tuesday night.

Luongo was playing in his 500th game as a member of the Florida Panthers. He also surpassed Terry Sawchuk for third in all-time games played by a goaltender with 972. It was his second loss in a row since returning from a hand injury that kept him sidelined for most of October. He made some great saves, including an important one on Jeff Skinner but the Panthers couldn't pick up the victory. Luongo falls to 1-3-1 on the season with a 3.52 goals-against average and a .912 save percentage.
Nov 7 - 10:15 PM

Roberto Luongo will get the nod Tuesday night against Carolina.

Luongo surrendered five goals on 44 shots in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Rangers in his return to the lineup from a hand injury on Saturday. He has a 1-2-1 record with a 3.83 goals-against average and a .901 save percentage in five appearances this year.
Nov 7 - 10:24 AM

Roberto Luongo allowed five goals on 44 shots in Saturday's 5-4 overtime loss to the New York Rangers.

This was Luongo's first game back from a hand injury that cost him six games. The Panthers held 1-0 and 2-1 leads, but they let those slip away. Then, they were forced to overcome two deficits of their own. Unfortunately for the Panthers, Rangers defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the game-winning goal in overtime. Luongo now has a 1-2-1 record with a 3.83 goals-against-average and a .901 save percentage this season.
Nov 5 - 12:14 AM

Roberto Luongo will make his return to the nets and gets the start as the Florida Panthers host the Rangers on Saturday night.

Luongo has missed the past six games with an injury to his hand sustained in a game versus the Penguins early in the season. He is 1-2-0 on the year with a 3.53 goals-against average and a .905 save percentage. While the return is good news for the Panthers, he has won only eight of 24 decisions versus the Rangers so far during his career.
Nov 4 - 6:43 PM

According to the Florida Panthers website, they have activated goaltender Roberto Luongo (hand) from injured reserve.

Luongo has missed six games due to his injury. There were some rumblings earlier in the day that he might start in goal tonight but nothing has been confirmed yet. We will keep you updated. The Panthers' goaltender has a 1-2-0 record with a 3.53 goals against average and a .905 save percentage.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 4 - 5:26 PM

Coach Bob Boughner said that Roberto Luongo (hand) is considered to be "week-to-week."

Luongo has been practicing, but he hasn't been cleared to return yet and it's unclear when he'll be available. The veteran netminder has missed six games due to a right hand injury.
Nov 3 - 9:59 AM

Florida expects to know more about Roberto Luongo's hand injury soon.

"We're going to find out more," coach Bob Boughner told the Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM. "Hopefully, it's not too long term and we get him back." The uncertainty surrounding the injury resulted in the Panthers claim of Antti Niemi off waivers from Pittsburgh on Tuesday.
Oct 26 - 9:59 AM

Roberto Luongo (hand) is sidelined at least until next week.

The Panthers expect to know more about Luongo's status after they return from Tuesday's match at Montreal. Florida picked up Antti Niemi off waivers from Pittsburgh on Tuesday morning. He will serve as James Reimer's understudy, while Luongo recovers.
Oct 24 - 12:40 PM

The Florida Panthers have placed goaltender Roberto Luongo (hand) on injured reserve.

This explains why the Panthers recalled goaltender Harri Sateri from the AHL earlier today. Luongo will miss his homecoming on Tuesday against the Montreal Canadiens due to the injury. He is eligible to return on the 28th of October.
Oct 21 - 6:05 PM

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PosRoleName
C1Aleksander Barkov
2Vincent Trocheck
3Nick Bjugstad
4Jared McCann
5Derek MacKenzie
6Curtis Valk
7Chase Balisy
LW1Jonathan Huberdeau
2Jamie McGinn
3Connor Brickley
4Denis Malgin
5Dryden Hunt
RW1Evgenii Dadonov
2Radim Vrbata
3Colton Sceviour
4Micheal Haley
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Keith Yandle
3Michael Matheson
4Alex Petrovic
5Mark Pysyk
6Ian McCoshen
7MacKenzie Weegar
G1Roberto Luongo
2James Reimer