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Roberto Luongo | Goalie | #1

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (37) / 4/4/1979
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 217
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 1 (4) / NYI
Contract: view contract details

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The Panthers expect to get Roberto Luongo back this week.
Florida coach Tom Rowe has been impressed with the progress Luongo is making with his lower-body injury that is associated with off-season hip surgery, and is expecting him to get a start on the team's upcoming road trip. Check back with us later this week as to Luongo's status. Mar 26 - 10:18 AM

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Roberto Luongo (lower body) might make his return during the Panthers' upcoming road trip.

Florida will have a four-game road trip that will start on Monday in Buffalo and conclude on April 1 in Boston. He last played on March 2.
Mar 25 - 1:21 PM

Roberto Luongo (lower body) attempted a brief workout.

Unfortunately Luongo didn't feel great afterwards, according to interim coach Tom Rowe. The Panthers don't expect him back for another week or two.
Mar 8 - 6:20 PM

Roberto Luongo may be back next week from a lower-body injury.

It's believed that the issue is related to his off-season surgery and it has been bothering him for most of the season. James Reimer has been shouldering the load during Luongo's absence and Reto Berra has been backing him up.
Mar 7 - 1:24 PM

Although he's expected to miss a week with a lower-body injury, Roberto Luongo isn't sure how long he'll really be out.

Luongo exited Thursday's game the Flyers and was unable to return. "There is no timeline on this," said Luongo, which would indicate that a return in a week might be optimistic. Expect James Reimer to get the bulk of the work no matter how long it takes Luongo to come back from this.
Mar 4 - 9:10 AM

Roberto Luongo (lower body) is expected to miss at least a week.

"It's pretty much the same thing," interim coach Tom Rowe said of Luongo's nagging injury. "It's real basic. I don't think it's going to be anything long term. ... Reimer played unbelievable, made huge saves for us all night long and gave us a chance." Luongo had to leave Thursday's start versus Philadelphia because of the injury.
Mar 3 - 9:24 AM

Roberto Luongo suffered a lower-body injury in Thursday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Luongo was banged up after making an awkward save late in the first period. He stopped all 13 shots he faced to that point. James Reimer entered the game in relief for the Panthers, who lost the game in a shootout. Luongo is considered day-to-day right now.
Mar 2 - 10:47 PM

Roberto Luongo will start Thursday night against Philadelphia.

It'll be Luongo's third start in the span of four games. He has a 2.70 GAA and .914 save percentage in 39 contests in 2016-17.
Mar 2 - 11:54 AM

Roberto Luongo stopped 23 of 25 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Panthers held a 2-0 lead heading into the second period, but they let it slip away. Thankfully for them, they were able to recover in the shootout. Luongo has won three of his last four starts and he improved his record to 17-15-6 on the season. He'll enter his next game with a 2.71 goals-against-average and a .914 save percentage this season.
Feb 28 - 11:51 PM

Roberto Luongo will get the nod on Tuesday.

Luongo will try to bounce back after surrendering four goals on 28 shots against Calgary Friday night. He has a 2.73 GAA and .913 save percentage in 38 contests in 2016-17.
Feb 27 - 1:53 PM

Roberto Luongo played in his 964th game on Friday night.

It moved him passed Ed Belfour for fourth on the all-time list. Unfortunately, Luongo was unable to come away with a win, as he allowed four goals on 28 shots in a 4-2 loss to the Flames. Luongo now trails only Martin Brodeur (1266), Patrick Roy (1029) and Terry Sawchuk (971).
Feb 25 - 9:31 AM

Roberto Luongo allowed four goals on 28 shots in Florida's 4-2 loss to Calgary on Friday.

Luongo was shelled for three goals in the first period and the Panthers were never able to recover. The loss drops the veteran's record to 16-15-6 on the season. He'll enter his next start with a 2.73 goals-against-average and a .914 save percentage.
Feb 24 - 10:59 PM

Roberto Luongo will take on the Flames on Friday night.

Luongo has already faced the Flames once this season, allowing four goals on 28 shots in the defeat. He's 4-5-3 with 40 goals against in 13 games versus Western foes this season, posting a .900 save percentage to boot.
Feb 24 - 1:00 PM

In stopping 33 of 35 SOG, Roberto Luongo was a big part of the Florida Panthers' tight 3-2 win against the Los Angeles Kings.

Luongo has had an up-and-down season, particularly from a W-L standpoint. This victory pushes his 2016-17 campaign record to 16-14-6. James Reimer has been pushing him for starts lately, but this might help Luongo keep the backup netminder at bay.
Feb 19 - 1:10 AM

Roberto Luongo will be in net against the Kings on Saturday.

The veteran netminder has not performed well against Western foes this season. He has posted a 3-5-3 record with an .896 save percentage and a 3.41 GAA.
Source: Forrest Lee
Feb 18 - 7:19 PM

Depth Charts

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