Florida Panthers Facebook Florida Panthers Twitter Florida Panthers Google+ Florida Panthers Pintrest Florida Panthers Instagram Florida Panthers
  • RSS

#WeissFacts: Honoring Weiss On Twitter

Thursday, 02.23.2012 / 3:32 PM ET / News
Florida Panthers
Share with your Friends

#WeissFacts: Honoring Weiss On Twitter
Stephen Weiss was drafted with the Panthers 1st pick (4th overall) in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft.
In honor of Stephen Weiss playing in his 614th game as a Panther, surpassing Radek Dvorak and setting a new franchise record for most games played in a Florida uniform, @FlaPanthers asked the fans on twitter for their best #WeissFacts (think Chuck Norris with a Panthers twist). Our favorite #9 entries were awarded a pair of tickets to tonight's game to watch Weiss break the record. We were so overwhelmed by your wit, we decided to showcase several more of our favorite #WeissFacts.

The Winning 9 #WeissFacts:

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts Goalies submit formal, hand- written apologies to Weiss for blocked shots

@EdPurchaseIV: @FlaPanthers Stephen Weiss has a real Panther on his jersey. #Weissfacts

@hellogoodgaby: Weiss can play pond hockey in Florida #WeissFacts #flapanthers

@ChuckODogg: South Beach keeps trying to take its talents to Stephen Weiss. #WeissFacts

@rockawayrob: Stephen Weiss lives in the Everglades amongst actual Florida Panthers #WeissFacts

@MsAlmightysarah: Weiss has a hard time picking skates cause they all want to be worn by him #weissfacts

@MikaylaRagovin48: @FlaPanthers David Copperfield isn't even at Weiss level to pull a good enough Hat Trick! #WeissFacts

@RyanFranco13: @FlaPanthers When Weiss lost his tooth the guy who found it was given super strength and everlasting life. That was Chuck Norris #WeissFacts

@eyewonit: @FlaPanthers When Weiss visited the patients at Chris Everts Children's Hospital w/other #FlaPanthers the germs all ran away! #WeissFacts

Our other favorite #WeissFacts

@FilPhillips: @FlaPanthers Stephen Weiss once scored a goal in the off season and it counted. #Weissfacts

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts Whenever Stephen Weiss takes a shot on goal, the lamp lights up..... Just in case.

@MrCodyLarge: @FlaPanthers they wanted to call it "walker Texas ranger, and Stephen Weiss" but Stephen declined #StephenWeiss #WeissFacts

@sotallytober6: @FlaPanthers real panthers have have a hockey team called the florida weiss's #WeissFacts

@ramprat99: #Weissfacts Writen on the Mayan walls that on 12/21/2012, Weiss will score his 50th goal of the season.

@davidbub_2: If superman and flash were to race to the end of space want to know who'd win? Stephen Weiss. #WeissFacts

@catfishphins: Toronto once disallowed a Weiss goal, so Weiss disallowed Toronto. #WeissFacts

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts If a tree falls in the woods and Stephen Weiss is not there to hear it then it didn't make a sound

@IcingThePuck9: Weiss rewrites the rules of grammar, I before E except after W. #WeissFacts

@IvanTheTurrible: The only reasonable explanation for Jeremy Lin's sudden impressive play is that he found Stephen Weiss' tooth #WeissFacts

@Brett_Klein: @FlaPanthers when people tebow, their praying to Stephen Weiss #WeissFacts

@MarlinTheMan: @FlaPanthers Wayne Gretzky Wore 99 because he foresaw Stephen Weiss getting #9 retired league wide. #WeissFacts

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts Stephen Weiss doesn't get called for high-sticking, the opposing team's coach gets warned to play taller players

@greyXstar: @FlaPanthers Stephen Weiss didn't get his teeth knocked out. He decided they weren't worthy, and ripped them out. #WeissFacts

@therealOLark: @FlaPanthers Chuck Norris follows him around with a basket of rubber rats, throwing them whenever Weiss completes a task #WeissFacts

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts Two wrongs never make a right... Unless your Stephen Weiss, then two wrongs make three rights

@rockawayrob: Stephen Weiss doesn't need a hockey stick. He just looks at the puck and wills it to go where he wants #WeissFacts

@Project_305: @FlaPanthers Stephen Weiss's calendar goes from Mar 31 straight to Apr 2; nobody fools Stephen Weiss. #WeissFacts

@EdPurchaseIV: @FlaPanthers Stephen Weiss once gave a mouse a cookie, that mouse's name was Mickey. #Weissfacts

@IvanTheTurrible: The last person Stephen Weiss fought has never been seen again #WeissFacts

@joshluecht: If you have five dollars and Weiss has five dollars, Weiss has more money than you. #WeissFacts

@davidbub_2: When goals need to be reviewed they don't call the headquarters in Toronto they call Stephen Weiss to see if he allows it #WeissFacts

@neilkod: @FlaPanthers chuck norris wears Stephen Weiss pajamas #weissfacts

@SSH_Marc: @FlaPanthers Weiss once hit a rat with his stick so hard it went back in time and landed on the Miami Arena ice in 96. #WeissFacts

@teddynalle: @FlaPanthers When Chuck Norris needs advice, he calls Stephen Weiss. #WeissFacts

@joshluecht: doesn't need trick pucks to be Superman #WeissFacts

@JHay97: When the boogeyman goes to sleep, he checks his closet for Stephen Weiss.... #WeissFacts #FlaPanthers

@ChuckODogg: Stephen Weiss does not whistle, the sound you hear is the wind screaming with delight! #WeissFacts #HockeySmile

@tristan230: Stephen Weiss doesn't chirp, his flow does the talking #WeissFacts @FlaPanthers

@561Panther: Ghosts sit around the camp fire and tell Stephen Weiss stories. #Weissfacts

@DesignJR99: @FlaPanthers #WeissFacts When Moses parted the Red Sea he used Weiss' hockey stick.




1 MTL 23 17 4 2 83 50 36
2 NYR 22 16 4 2 66 42 34
3 WSH 21 15 5 1 66 47 31
4 OTT 22 12 5 5 70 61 29
5 PIT 21 13 8 0 48 49 26
6 BOS 21 12 8 1 68 61 25
7 NYI 22 11 8 3 62 53 25
8 DET 22 11 8 3 51 55 25
9 TBL 23 11 9 3 54 49 25
10 NJD 21 11 9 1 49 51 23
11 FLA 21 8 9 4 54 55 20
12 CAR 22 8 10 4 46 61 20
13 PHI 22 7 10 5 38 62 19
14 TOR 22 7 10 5 49 58 19
15 BUF 22 8 12 2 45 59 18
16 CBJ 23 9 14 0 57 72 18


J. Jagr 19 8 9 -3 17
J. Jokinen 21 5 9 0 14
V. Trocheck 21 7 6 -4 13
N. Bjugstad 21 7 5 -3 12
R. Smith 21 5 7 3 12
J. Huberdeau 21 1 11 -3 12
A. Barkov 11 6 4 -2 10
A. Ekblad 21 4 5 1 9
B. Pirri 21 3 6 -5 9
B. Campbell 21 1 7 3 8
R. Luongo 6 8 3 .922 2.49
A. Montoya 2 1 1 .920 2.39

FloridaPanthers.com is the official Web site of the Florida Panthers. Florida Panthers and floridapanthers.com are trademarks of the Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd. NHL, the NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks and NHL Draft name and logo are trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2015 Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.