Roberto Luongo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Roberto Luongo gives emotional pregame speech about school shooting

    Larry Brown Sports "Longtime Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo gave an emotional speech about the Parkland school shooting prior to the team’s home game against the Washington Capitals on Thursday night. Luongo is in his 10th season with the team, spread over two stints. Luongo lives in Parkland and says his..." February 23

  • Panthers would have 'five or six more wins' if Roberto Luongo was healthy, Bob Boughner says

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "For the second time this season, Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo appears to be returning from an injury with strong performances. During Florida’s 1-0 loss to Toronto on Tuesday night, Luongo stopped 30 of 31 shots on goal, his lone blemish a James van Riemsdyk goal in the final minute of..." February 21

  • Luongo will start for Panthers against Flames

    NHL.com "Goalie Roberto Luongo will make his first start in more than two months when the Florida Panthers visit the Calgary Flames on Saturday (10 p.m. ET; CITY, SNW, FS-F, NHL.TV). Luongo has not played in the past 27 games after sustaining a lower-body injury making a pad save with his right leg on a..." February 16

  • Panthers activate goalie Roberto Luongo from injured reserve

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Florida Panthers activated goaltender Roberto Luongo from injured reserve on Wednesday, but the 38-year-old netminder will back up James Reimer on Wednesday night against the Vancouver Canucks. Luongo has not played in a game since injuring his groin on Dec. 4 against the New York Islanders..." February 15

  • Luongo returns to practice for Panthers

    NHL.com "Goalie Roberto Luongo practiced with the Florida Panthers on Thursday for the first time since injuring his groin against the New York Islanders on Dec. 4. "It's been a while," Luongo said. "It's been a tough road here the last couple months. A lot of ups and downs, but just excited to be back..." February 08

  • Luongo could return to Panthers in February

    NHL.com "Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo, who has not played since Dec. 4 because of a lower-body injury, likely won't return until February. Luongo, who was injured during a 5-4 shootout loss against the New York Islanders on Dec. 4, is 6-6-1 with a 2.61 goals-against average and a .928 save..." January 08

  • Panthers target beginning of February for Roberto Luongo's return

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "As Roberto Luongo rehabilitates from a lower-body injury, Panthers coach Bob Boughner said the team wouldn’t expect the veteran goaltender to return to play until the beginning of February. “That could change any day,” Boughner said during a teleconference on Monday morning. “We’re sort of..." January 08

  • Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo to miss 'extended period of time' with injury

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo will miss “an extended period of time” with a lower-body injury, coach Bob Boughner said after practice on Wednesday morning. “Whether that’s three weeks, four weeks, five weeks, we’re going to see how his rehab goes, that kind of thing,” Boughner said...." December 06

  • Serious injury feared for Roberto Luongo

    Pro Hockey Talk "At 38 and with more than 1,000 games of NHL experience (981 regular season, 70 playoffs) to his name, Roberto Luongo‘s at that stage of his career where injuries start to stack up. With that in mind, you wonder if all that wear-and-tear showed up on a night like this, as Luongo suffered some..." December 05

  • Panthers' Roberto Luongo: Lifted from IR

    CBS Sports "Luongo (thumb) was activated from injured reserve Saturday. At this point, it's not clear if the Panthers will give Bobby Lou the start against the Rangers on Saturday or turn to James Reimer and let the veteran backstop get settled in first." November 04

  • Roberto Luongo leaves game with apparent injury

    Sportsnet "Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo had to leave Friday’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins with an apparent thumb injury on his right hand. Luongo got his arm pinned against the net by Pittsburgh Penguins forward Conor Sheary in the third period, and had to be replaced by James..." October 21