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”

Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: New York Islanders vs. Florida Panthers

Hockey is back on tap and in a big way, which means there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. It’s time to get on with the show and preview the Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round. Up next, the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers. The Islanders and head coach BarryContinue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: New York Islanders vs. Florida Panthers”

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: Florida Hires Joel Quenneville

A day after firing head coach Bob Boughner, the Florida Panthers have announced their new hire and it is a doozy: Joel Quenneville. This is a reunion of sorts for Quenneville and general manager Dale Tallon. It was Tallon who hired Quenneville to coach the Chicago Blackhawks in 2008 and it was Quenneville who wonContinue reading “Panthers: Florida Hires Joel Quenneville”