**FLORIDA PANTHERS MEDIA ADVISORY**
SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers announced today that they have tendered qualifying offers to the following players: G Craig Anderson, D Jay Bouwmeester, C Gregory Campbell, RW Nathan Horton, D Ric Jackman, RW Juraj Kolnik, D Branislav Mezei, D Steve Montador, D Alexei Semenov, D Mike Van Ryn, C Stephen Weiss and C Mikhail Yakubov.
The team did not extend qualifying offers to the following players: D Dan Focht, D Grant McNeil, RW Jon Sim, G Phil Osaer, LW Serge Payer and D Victor Uchevatov. These players will become group II unrestricted free agents on July 1.
The Panthers did not have to qualify D Bryan Allen and G Alexander Auld, as Vancouver previously qualified them prior to this weekend's trade between the two clubs.