Roberto Luongo 1 | Goaltender

Florida Panthers

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Sat. Apr 12, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Luongo made 35 saves in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Blue Jackets. Impact: The move to Florida certainly hasn't hurt Bobby Lou's numbers -- his GAA and save percentage are virtually the same as they were in Vancouver. Next year should be a solid year for him given the ownership's stated desire to increase spending to be competitive. File that away.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Apr 12, 2014
News: Luongo will be in net for the Panthers on Saturday, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Impact: Luongo will close out the season in net for the Panthers on Saturday. The netminder has a long contract left, so he will likely be between the pipes for Florida for the 2014-15 season as well.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 11, 2014
News: Luongo made 27 saves in Thursday's 4-2 win over Toronto. Impact: Luongo has allowed one or two goals in each of his last five starts. He is 3-2-0 during that stretch.(STATS, 4:26pm)
Thu. Apr 10, 2014
News: Luongo only allowed two goals on 29 shots in Thursday night's 4-2 win over the Leafs. Impact: Luongo was a late scratch on Tuesday, but the injury was just muscular soreness. He was in vintage form on Thursday as he earned the victory against the hapless Buds -- his fifth straight game allowing two or fewer goals. With one game remaining, Luongo has a .919 save percentage and a 2.39 GAA.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Apr 10, 2014
News: Luongo (upper body) will be back in the net Thursday against the Maple Leafs, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Impact: It appears the injury that resulted in Luongo being a late scratch Tuesday was minor, so he'll take the ice for his 13th start with the Panthers. Luongo has done well to keep his overall numbers steady despite the downgrade in team context in moving from Vancouver to Florida. He's posted a 5-6-1 record, 2.45 GAA and .923 save percentage with the Panthers.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 9, 2014
News: Coach Pete Horachek said after Tuesday's game that Luongo's upper-body injury was just muscular soreness and isn't considered serious, the Associated Press reports. Impact: Luongo was a surprise late scratch with the injury Tuesday night, but it doesn't sound like the Panthers will shut him down for the rest of the season just yet. With an off day Wednesday, he could be good to go for Thursday's game against the Maple Leafs.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Luongo was a late scratch for Tuesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers. Impact: Luongo skated in warmups before the game, but team officials announced shortly before the start of the game that Luongo is out with an upper-body injury. He was replaced by Dan Ellis, who made his fifth start for the Panthers since being acquired from the Dallas Stars on March 5. (STATS, 7:07pm)
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Luongo was scratched from Tuesday's start against the Flyers with an upper-body injury, Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly reports. Impact: The upper-body designation opens the door for a multitude of injuries for Luongo, including the possibility of a recurrence of the concussion symptoms that sidelined him less than a week earlier. Look for the Panthers to provide a more concrete update on his status after the game.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Despite confirming earlier in the day that Luongo would start Tuesday's game against the Flyers, the Panthers will instead go with Dan Ellis in goal, Erin Brown of FOX Sports Florida reports. Impact: There was no indication at the team's morning skate that Luongo would be out Tuesday, but coach Pete Horachek opted to make a last-minute change in goal. There's no word yet on whether Luongo's absence from the lineup is injury-related, but we'll provide an update if that turns out to be the case.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Apr 8, 2014
News: Luongo is slated to start Tuesday's game against the Flyers, Steve Goldstein of FOX Sports Florida reports. Impact: As the regular season winds down, Luongo and the Panthers will continue to try to play a spoiler role Tuesday, this time against a Flyers squad that can clinch a playoff spot with a win in the contest, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.(RotoWire, )
Apr 6, 2014
News: Luongo stopped 35 of 37 shots in Sunday evening's 3-2 win over the Stars. Impact: Luongo gave up goals early in both the first and second periods, but he looked comfortable the rest of the way in the winning effort. Luongo is now 5-6-1 with the Panthers, while posting a 2.50 GAA and .921 save percentage.(RotoWire, )
Apr 6, 2014
News: Luongo will start Sunday's game against the Stars, Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News reports. Impact: Luongo, who will square off against the Stars' Kari Lehtonen on Sunday, will be making his second straight start for the Panthers, with whom he has recorded a 2.50 GAA and .921 save percentage in 11 starts en route to a 4-6-1 record.(RotoWire, )
Apr 6, 2014
News: The South Florida Sun-Sentinel suggests that Luongo is likely to start Sunday's game against the Stars. Impact: Luongo, who returned to action in Friday's loss to the Flames after missing time with a concussion, thus appears on track to make his second straight start Sunday against the Stars, who are coming off a 5-2 win over the Lightning on Saturday.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Luongo allowed two goals on 17 shots in Friday's loss to Calgary, his first start since missing three games due to a minor concussion. Impact: Friday was not one of Luongo's better efforts considering the Panthers outshot Calgary more than 2-to-1. While Luongo is the undisputed starter in Florida, there are going to be nights like Friday where the Panthers do everything to earn a win, but come up short.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Luongo (concussion) will start Friday's game against the Flames, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Impact: Luongo missed a few games with a mild concussion, but he should be fine Friday. Dan Ellis will serve as the No. 2, with Scott Clemmensen likely headed to the AHL soon.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Apr 4, 2014
News: Luongo was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate Friday morning and will likely start at night against the Flames, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Impact: Luongo has missed the past few of starts with a mild concussion, but should start the last five games for the Cats. Friday night's game against the lowly Flames should help ease him back into action.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Apr 3, 2014
News: Luongo, who was diagnosed with a slight concussion last week, could be available Friday against the Flames, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Impact: Luongo was on the ice for practice Thursday and said his concussion symptoms have dissipated, but coach Pete Horachek could still opt to give him some additional rest Friday. He's missed the last three games.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Mar 27, 2014
News: Luongo left after the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes on March 27 because of an upper body injury and won't return to the game. Impact: Hurricanes forward Radek Dvorak crashed into Luongo at 12:48 of the first, driving him into the back of the net and knocking the goal off its moorings. Dvorak was given a major penalty for charging and was ejected. Luongo finished the period, in which he stopped 11 of 12 shots.(STATS, 8:32pm)
Roberto Luongo
2013-14 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 217  Age: 35
Born: 4/4/1979, Montreal, Quebec
Shoots: left
Drafted: 1997 - Rd 1
(4th overall by the Islanders)
Injury Status
No Current Injury
Depth Chart
1. Roberto Luongo
2. Dan Ellis