Panthers: Dale Tallon Out After 10 Seasons

The Florida Panthers and general manager Dale Tallon have come to a mutual agreement to part ways, the team reported Monday. “For the last decade, Dale raised the team’s profile, attracted key players to South Florida and brought character and class to our franchise,” said Panthers owner Vincent Viola. “When we purchased the Panthers inContinue reading “Panthers: Dale Tallon Out After 10 Seasons”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Florida Panthers

It’s a cliché replete across the sports world, but the Florida Panthers really do have the tools to make this year the year. The club hired Joel Quenneville as their new head coach, plus they’ve got Sergei Bobrovsky as their new goalie. Anton Stralman, Brett Connolly and Noel Acciari are among other additions. “What managementContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Florida Panthers”

What Went Wrong: Florida Panthers

The Florida Panthers took a dive in 2018-2019, generating just 86 points thanks to a 36-32-14 record. That’s 10 points less than the preceding season’s totals, which also saw them miss the playoffs but led to some resemblance of reinstated confidence. So, what went wrong? Remarkably, the 2018-2019 edition of the Panthers scored more goalsContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Florida Panthers”

Panthers: Style Matters as Florida Misses Playoffs

With a 6-1 trouncing at the hands of the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday, the Florida Panthers found themselves eliminated from playoff contention. It’s not overly surprising. The Panthers are 33-32-12, fifth in the Atlantic Division. They’re seven points ahead of the Buffalo Sabres but a dozen behind the Habs, putting them in a nearly untenableContinue reading “Panthers: Style Matters as Florida Misses Playoffs”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Florida Panthers

Youth is the thing in Florida, as the Panthers will take to the ice in an effort to improve their fortunes following last season’s sixth place finish. The club has a new head coach in Bob Boughner, who replaced Tom Rowe in June. The 46-year-old hopes to bring in some continuity and will work inContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Florida Panthers”