(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) – On Thursday, March 21, 2013, FOX Sports Florida will premiere the next episode of “Inside the Panthers,” upon the conclusion of the Panthers vs. New York Rangers game. The episode will feature Panthers defenseman, Erik Gudbranson, the Cats first round draft pick in 2010.
Fans will get an exclusive look at Erik’s hometown of Orleans, Ontario to learn more about his family, background, and youth hockey experiences. The show will feature interviews with Erik’s parents, Wayne and Donna, his sister Chantal, and his 15-year-old brother Dennis, who is an aspiring hockey player himself. Erik will reflect on the impact of his brother’s battle with leukemia, and his subsequent bone marrow transplant, which saved Dennis’ life. These experiences helped Erik mature well beyond his years.
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Hosted and produced by Frank Forte, “Inside the Panthers” will also give fans an inside look at an NHL game through Erik, when he is featured wearing a microphone for a recent contest.
See all of this and more on “Inside the Panthers: Erik Gudbranson” and be sure to follow @FOXPanthers on twitter and visit FOXSportsFlorida.com for channel listings and exclusive Florida Panthers coverage.