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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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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

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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

Roberto Luongo "cramped up" in Wednesday's 6-5 overtime win over San Jose.

Coach Tom Rowe said that the veteran goalie is "fine," so he should be available to suit up against Anaheim on Friday night. The Panthers play again on Saturday, so Luongo and James Reimer will probably split the starts.
Feb 16 - 8:33 AM

As the Panthers beat the Sharks 6-5 Wednesday, Roberto Luongo sustained an apparent lower body injury in the final minute of regulation as he gave up a goal to Joe Pavelski.

James Reimer minded the crease for the final 38 seconds of regulation and for 2:16 of overtime. Luongo made his way off the ice under his own power, so the real damage during the night was hopefully just the five goals he gave up on 34 shots.
Feb 16 - 1:26 AM

Despite winning Saturday night, Roberto Luongo has been struggling for the past month.

The veteran goalie stopped 26 shots in Florida's 7-4 win over Nashville Saturday night but with the four goals allowed Luogno has now let in 25 goals in his last seven starts. During that span Luongo's record is 2-4-1. Of his recent play, Luogno had this to say: "The bounces aren't there right now. Even though I felt good, felt sharp and on top of my game you look at the stat sheet and you give up four goals on 30 shots. It's not the most pleasurable thing but at the end of the day we got the two points". James Reimer has played well and could get a few more starts in the short term until Luongo regains his sharpness.
Feb 12 - 10:11 AM

Roberto Luongo held on just long enough to pick up the 7-4 victory over Nashville on Saturday.

He made 26 of 30 stops, including three of five on special teams. It was a bit touch-and-go for the Panthers as the game was much closer than the score indicates. In the end, Luongo's record rises to 15-14-6 with a .916 save percentage and 2.64 GAA.
Feb 11 - 8:45 PM

The Panthers will have Roberto Luongo in net against the Predators on Saturday.

The veteran netminder has a 14-14-6 record with a 2.60 GAA and a .917 save percentage this season.
Feb 11 - 1:39 PM

Roberto Luongo allowed three goals on 12 shots in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Kings.

Luongo didn't start this game, but he got between the pipes in the second period after James Reimer allowed three goals in the first frame. Unfortunately for Luongo, things didn't go much better for him. He lasted only 12:32 in this one and he ended up getting charged with the loss. The veteran netminder has a 14-14-6 record with a 2.60 goals-against-average and a .917 save percentage.
Feb 10 - 12:13 AM

Roberto Luongo allowed five goals on 41 shots in Tuesday's 6-5 win over the Ottawa Senators.

The Panthers scored the first goal of the game, but found themselves down 4-2 in the second period. They managed to tie the game before the end of that frame and they scored two of the final three goals in the third. The win puts and end to Luongo's personal four-game losing streak. He has a 14-13-6 record with a 2.53 goals-against-average and a .919 save percentage this season.
Jan 31 - 10:47 PM

Roberto Luongo is expected to start Tuesday's game versus Ottawa now.

James Reimer was originally going to play, but his wife is ready to give birth to their first child. Florida is bringing Sam Brittain up from the ECHL to serve as Luongo's backup. Adjust your lineup accordingly.
Jan 31 - 11:31 AM

Roberto Luongo was expected to start Thursday, but he didn't play after he was banged up during the morning skate.

James Reimer got the nod instead and made 31 stops in a 2-1 overtime victory for the Panthers over Tampa Bay. It doesn't sound like the issue is something to worry about for Luongo because it was said that he could've played this weekend if the team had games scheduled. Florida hosts Ottawa on Tuesday after the All-Star break.
Jan 27 - 8:39 AM

Roberto Luongo will start Thursday against Tampa Bay.

Luongo has gone winless in his last four appearances (0-3-1), but he has played well in his past two outings. He has a 13-13-6 record this season 2.45 goals-against average and a .921 save percentage this year.
Jan 25 - 1:20 PM

Roberto Luongo faced 42 shots and gave up three goals as the Panthers lost a 3-2 contest to the Coyotes 48 seconds into overtime on Monday.

This was the most shots Luongo has faced in a game this season, but the fourth time he was assaulted by 40 or more. In these four games, he has one regulation loss and two losses in overtime. At least he accumulated fantasy points for the sheer number of saves made during the game. This was his fourth straight loss despite the fact this was second consecutive time he was above .925 in save percentage.
Jan 23 - 11:55 PM

Roberto Luongo will get the start in Monday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

Luongo will enter tonight's game on a three-game losing streak. He has a 13-13-5 record with a 2.44 goals-against-average and a .921 save percentage in 2016-17.
Jan 23 - 6:22 PM

Roberto Luongo stopped 30 of 32 shots in a 2-1 loss to the Canucks on Friday.

Luongo gave up a goal to Henrik Sedin for his 1000th career point in the NHL, he then went and congratulated his former teammates on the great accomplishment. Luongo has now lost three straight games in goal for the Panthers, giving up 10 goals during that span. His record drops to 13-13-5 with a 2.44 goals against average and a .921 save percentage.
Jan 21 - 1:37 AM

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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