Once upon a time -- way back in 1996 -- the Florida Panthers were third-year expansion darlings who made a stunning trip to the Stanley Cup finals, much to the delight of their plastic rat-throwing fans.
2001-02 by the numbers
22-44-10-6, 60 points
(28th overall, 14th East, 4th Southeast)
180/2.20 (27th overall)
250/3.01 (27th overall)
-70 (28th overall)
Kristian Huselius (23), Pavel Bure* ...Read full story