From left, Florida Panthers left wing Mike Hoffman, center Vincent Trocheck and defenseman Jacob MacDonald celebrate MacDonald’s goal during the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Tampa, Fla.
From left, Florida Panthers left wing Mike Hoffman, center Vincent Trocheck and defenseman Jacob MacDonald celebrate MacDonald’s goal during the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Jason Behnken AP
From left, Florida Panthers left wing Mike Hoffman, center Vincent Trocheck and defenseman Jacob MacDonald celebrate MacDonald’s goal during the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Jason Behnken AP

The Florida Panthers have been watching and waiting. Their home opener awaits.

October 10, 2018 03:10 PM