This was a day when hockey cards dominated the hounding haul. Of the 35 autographs that members of the Florida Panthers added to the collection, all but one -- a Saint John Sea Dogs pucks signed by Jonathan Huberdeau -- were hockey cards. And, honestly, that's not a complaint.
Like I've always said, the Florida Panthers are among the most approachable teams to hound in the NHL. While some may say that's because they haven't enjoyed much success, I prefer to look at it as they understand their obligation to hounds and fans.
Signing the cards, shown above, were:
Top row: Brian Campbell, Scott Clemmensen and Erik Gudbrandson;
Middle row: Quinton Howden, Jonathan Huberdeau and Tomas Kopecky; and
Bottom row: Jakob Markstrom, George Parros and Tyler Strachan.
All told, five Florida players signed four cards each during their visit to Hockey Bay earlier this month:
Filip Kuba; and
The Panthers trip capped a four-team (Buffalo, New Jersey and Tampa Bay as well), eight-day run that saw us add 50
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