It was a close call for defenceman Keith Yandle, who was about to be scratched by the Florida Panthers ahead of Sunday’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Florida Panthers have all but overhauled their front office in the off-season and changes spilled over to the team as well, with key players like Mike Hoffman and Evgenii Dadonov not coming back. Bill Zito is the new general manager, replacing Dale Tallon on September 2. That led to the naming of Rick DudleyContinue reading “Panthers: Change is in the Air (Again)”
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”
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”
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”