• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Cory Stillman retires, takes player development job with Florida Panthers

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. - Two-time Stanley Cup winner Cory Stillman announced his retirement Saturday to become a player development assistant with the Florida Panthers.

Stillman spent 16 seasons as a left wing in the NHL, scoring 278 goals and collecting 449 assists while playing with Calgary, St. Louis, Tampa Bay, Carolina, Ottawa and Florida. Stillman helped Tampa Bay win the Stanley Cup in 2004, then had 26 post-season points and hoisted it again with Carolina two years later.

Stillman will assist player development director Brian Skrudland in monitoring the progress and development of prospects. Stillman was with the team Saturday for the start of rookie camp, and said he knows the time was right to retire.

He had a career-best 80 points with the Lightning in the 2003-04 season.

More Stories

Florida Panthers jump ahead of last-place Buffalo Sabres to win NHL draft lottery

NHL draft lottery losers last year, the Florida Panthers had their number come up this year. In...

Panthers GM Dale Tallon wants to build around young nucleus, add 5 veterans to roster

SUNRISE, Fla. - This season had a familiar feel for the Florida Panthers, who again relied...

Panthers defenceman Ed Jovanovski fined $5,000 by NHL for elbowing Blue Jackets' Corey Tropp

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Florida Panthers defenceman Ed Jovanovski was fined $5,000 by the NHL on Sunday...

Johansen scores tiebreaker in 3rd period to lift Blue Jackets in 3-2 win over Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. - The Columbus Blue Jackets are looking forward to their second playoff appearance...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Who will win the 2013-14 Selke Trophy?





Contests

Our Partners