Territory Talk: Florida Panthers Podcast
Summary: Each week, Doug Plagens and Jameson Olive will delve into the storylines surrounding the team and give fans an insight of the news and scores of your favorite Cats. What do players do on their off days? Who is the funniest guy on the team? Where are the best places to spend time in South Florida away from the rink? The hosts will answer these questions and more, and will be joined each week by a special guest, ranging from players to team executives to media and other staff members who strive to make the Panthers a household name in the Florida hockey community.
Sun Sentinel reporter Matt DeFranks sits down with Doug and Jameson to talk about his first full season covering the Panthers.
Panthers forward Colton Sceviour sits down with Doug and Jameson to talk about how he fell in love with hockey, his summer plans and how he felt about his "Fantasy Camp" nickname that crept up at the end of the 2017-18 season.
Panthers President & CEO Matt Caldwell stops by the show to talk about his career path, the state of the Panthers and much, much more.
In this week's episode, Doug and Jameson sit down with two-time Stanley Cup champion Shawn Thornton. After hanging up his skates at the end of last season, the longtime enforcer talks about his first season away from the ice, his foray into the business world and the continued success of The Shawn Thornton Foundation.
Panthers head equipment manager Teddy Richards joins Doug and Jameson on this week's show to talk about his journey from folding towels to running an NHL equipment staff in South Florida. From working with some of hockey's biggest stars to winning a Stanley Cup, Richards has no shortage of stories.
With the 2017-18 season in the books, Doug, Jameson and Peter look back on Florida's locker cleanout day at BB&T Center. With interviews from Roberto Luongo, Bob Boughner and Dale Tallon, the Territory Talk crew discusses how close the Panthers are to contending.
Florida Panthers Radio Color Analyst Bill Lindsay joins Doug and Jameson on this week's episode of Territory Talk to talk about what he likes about this year's Panthers, the story of his NHL debut and his love of Def Leppard.
The Henrik Borgstrom era has begun! In this episode, Doug and Jameson discuss what fans can expect from Florida's 2016 first-round pick both now and in the future. Also, Hall of Famer Denis Potvin joins the show to discuss his journey from the ice to the booth, his hobbies and the Panthers' exciting playoff push. The Potvin interview runs from about 11:00-26:00.
What's it like being a hockey player in South Florida? In this episode of "Territory Talk," Jameson and Doug sat down with Panthers d-man Mike Matheson to find out answers to that question and much more. The interview with Matheson runs from around 11:30-25:00.
In this episode of "Territory Talk," Doug and Jameson sit down with Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle to discuss his love of wrestling, penchant for passing and much, much more! The Yandle interview runs from around 10:45-25:00. Note: The sound jumps back up after the Yandle interview - be aware!
In the inaugural episode of "Territory Talk," Doug and Jameson discuss the Florida Panthers' recent hot streak, while also looking ahead to a crucial five-game homestand at BB&T Center. Panthers forward Nick Bjugstad also joins the show to discuss his first NHL hat trick and love of all things Harry Potter. The Bjugstad interview runs from around 17:00-34:00.