Miami Sports Day

NHL: CBS Miami Radio Station to Broadcast All Panthers Games

The Florida Panthers announced today that they have reached a multi-year contract extension with CBS RADIO’s 560 WQAM to continue to broadcast all Panthers regular season and playoffs games.

Play-by-play announcer Doug Plagens and analyst Bill Lindsay will return to call all the action for the team’s flagship radio partner.

“Sports Radio 560 WQAM and CBS RADIO Miami have been excellent partners,” Panthers Executive Chairman Peter Luukko said. “We are glad that we could expand our relationship beyond game action to even more exclusive interviews throughout the week with coaches, players and front office staff as well as more digital content coverage. CBS RADIO Miami has already been a strong supporter of Panthers hockey and we look forward to continuing to build on our mutually beneficial partnership.”

PANTHER NOTES: The Panthers have re-signed forward Logan Shaw to a one-year, two-way contract. The 23-year old Shaw recorded seven points (5-2-7) in 53 games with the Panthers during the 2015-16 season and played in three playoff games. Shaw also played in 19 games with the Portland Pirates (AHL) recording 14 points (11-3-14) and played in three postseason games. The 6-foot-3, 202-pound native of Glace Bay, Nova Scotia was originally selected by Florida in the third round (76th overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft. The Panthers also re-signed defenseman Jonathan Racine to a one-year, two-way contract. The 23-year old Racine recorded nine points (1-8-9) in 69 games during the 2015-16 season with the Portland Pirates (AHL) and he also played in five postseason games with Portland. His nine points during the regular season marked an AHL career-high. The 6-foot-2, 202-pound native of Montreal, Quebec has played in one career NHL game with Florida and has played in 198 career AHL games recording 22 points (1-21-22). Racine was selected by Florida in the third round (87th overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft.

 

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