• Whitney Signs With KHL Team

    News: Ryan Whitney has agreed to a contract with HC Sochi in the KHL, USA Today reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney was unable to find work in the NHL this season, so he decided to head to Russia to continue playing.
  • Panthers Reassign Whitney

    News: The Panthers reassigned Ryan Whitney to AHL San Antonio on Wednesday, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney went scoreless in seven games with the Panthers, so he'll return to San Antonio to try to find his scoring touch again. The blueliner has six goals and 14 assists in the AHL to date.
  • Whitney Recalled By Panthers

    News: The Panthers have recalled Ryan Whitney from AHL San Antonio, Harvey Fialkov of the Sun Sentinel reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney will add some depth and experience to the Panthers' blue line, but with zero points in six games with the big club to date, his fantasy impact figures to be marginal.
  • Panthers Assign Whitney To AHL San Antonio

    News: The Panthers assigned Ryan Whitney to AHL San Antonio on Monday, the Miami Herald's George Richards reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney was called up the day before, but apparently that was anything but a long-term move, as fellow defenseman Mike Mottau was brought up Monday to take Whitney's spot on the roster.
  • Panthers Recall Whitney

    News: Ryan Whitney was recalled by the Panthers on Monday, the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Dieter Kurtenbach reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney was just recently placed on waivers, as the Panthers are making some sweeping personnel moves to try and spark the team. He did not log any time in the minors and will return to Panthers, with whom he has no points and a minus-7 rating in six games this year.
  • Panthers Place Whitney On Waivers

    News: Ryan Whitney was placed on waivers Friday, Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada reports.
    Analysis: It looks like Ryan Whitney will be the first domino to fall in what could be a series of moves in the post-Kevin Dineen era. Whitney had been a regular healthy scratch for the Panthers, appearing in only six games and posting a minus-7 rating.
  • Panthers' Whitney Scratched Thursday

    News: Ryan Whitney is on the trading block, Joe Haggerty of CSN New England reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney was a healthy scratch against the Bruins on Thursday, and Panthers GM Dale Tallon has reportedly sent out an email to all the other GMs in the league saying that Whitney is available to be traded. There's no guarantee yet, but it looks likely that Whitney will be on the move soon.
  • Stars' Whitney Tallies Two Helpers

    News: Ryan Whitney picked up a pair of assists in Thursday's win over the Flames.
    Analysis: It's been a pretty quiet start to the year for the 41-year-old Ryan Whitney, who's got six assists, but hasn't found the net in nine games. Always a reasonably high-percentage shooter, Whitney's likely to get the monkey off his back soon. That said, at his age, a drop-off in productivity wouldn't be surprising.
  • Whitney Signs With Panthers

    News: Ryan Whitney signed a one-year contract with the Panthers on Sunday, TSN.ca's Bob McKenzie reports.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney missed the cut in a tryout with the Blues in the preseason and has landed quickly in South Florida. He is an experienced veteran on defense and is entering his 10th season playing in the NHL. He is not a big scorer from the back, but he can rack up some solid assists for a defenseman.
  • Blues Release Whitney From Tryout

    News: The Blues released Ryan Whitney from his tryout offer Friday.
    Analysis: Ryan Whitney was given a chance to make the club during training camp, but he didn't show enough to make the final cut. Though Whitney had trouble finding an interested team this offseason, he is still just 30 years old, so he could get a look at some point this season.