Their voices echoed through the cavernous arena, "And now the starting lineup for coach Gerard Gallant and yourrrr Florida Panthersssss!"
Other, more lyrical voices reverberated through the rafters: "Oh say can you seeee, by the dawn's early light..."
They came from as far away as North Dakota and Indiana with a dream to scream and sing for the Florida Panthers.
South Florida's National Hockey League team held auditions at the BB&T Center in Sunrise recently for national anthem singers and for a public address announcer.
"It's actually been incredible and a little overwhelming, in a good way," said Pamela Zager-Maya, vice president of marketing for the Panthers. "There's a lot of great talent out there and we wanted to explore it." link to story and video