Florida Panthers are at risk of missing their star player ahead of crucial game 5.

BY JOE EL-KHOURY    JUNE 12, 2023  (10:47)
The challenge couldn't be steeper for the Florida Panthers, as they stare down the barrel of a loaded Vegas Golden Knights squad who stand a mere victory away from hoisting the illustrious Stanley Cup. The Panthers now face a formidable uphill battle; they have to pull off a hat trick of wins in the face of mounting adversity.

The pressing question remains: will Tkachuk be able to suit up for the next bout?


Last Saturday, the air hung heavy with tension as Matthew Tkachuk, notably one of the standouts this postseason, was conspicuously side-lined for nearly the entire third period. His struggle with an apparent injury was evident, leaving his participation in the forthcoming games shrouded in mystery.




Since the playoff's initial puck drop, Tkachuk has skated circles around the opposition. With an impressive tally of 24 points from 20 games, his name is on everyone's lips as a top contender for the coveted Conn Smythe trophy.


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