Florida Panthers skate in to visit Soldiers, families at CFI, WFSC

By Photos by Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, Army NorthSeptember 24, 2013

FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Eric Gudbranson and Joey Crabb, both members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, meet with wounded warriors at the Center for the Intrepid Sept. 19 during a familiarization tour to observe some of the  innovative treatment being performed with the Soldiers. After their stop at the CFI, the players went on to meet with Soldiers and families at the Warrior and Family Support Center.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Eric Gudbranson and Joey Crabb, both members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, meet with wounded warriors at the Center for the Intrepid Sept. 19 during a familiarization tour to observe some of the innovative treatment being performed with the Soldiers. After their stop at the CFI, the players went on to meet with Soldiers and families at the Warrior and Family Support Center. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Staff Sgt. John Urquidi talks about hockey with Mike Weaver (left) and Brad Boyes, members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, as the players visited the Warrior and Family Support Center and the Center for the Intrepid as part of a familiarization tour Sept. 19. The players spent time with Urquidi, a  Dallas native and a communications specialist with Company C, Warrior Transition Battalion, Brooke Army Medical Center, as well as numerous fellow Soldiers and family members.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Staff Sgt. John Urquidi talks about hockey with Mike Weaver (left) and Brad Boyes, members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, as the players visited the Warrior and Family Support Center and the Center for the Intrepid as part of a familiarization tour Sept. 19. The players spent time with Urquidi, a Dallas native and a communications specialist with Company C, Warrior Transition Battalion, Brooke Army Medical Center, as well as numerous fellow Soldiers and family members. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Shawn Matthias (left), Mike Weaver, Joey Crabb, Brad Boyes, and Erik Gudbranson (front), all members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, gather with Warrior and Family Support Center staff members and volunteers Sept. 19. During their visit, the players swapped stories with the wounded warriors and their families.
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas - Shawn Matthias (left), Mike Weaver, Joey Crabb, Brad Boyes, and Erik Gudbranson (front), all members of the Florida Panthers professional hockey team, gather with Warrior and Family Support Center staff members and volunteers Sept. 19. During their visit, the players swapped stories with the wounded warriors and their families. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Christopher DeHart, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL