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Panthers' Case Against Marchessault

Panthers' Case Against Marchessault

July 6th, 2017 Now that the dust of National Hockey League expansion has settled, the Vegas Golden Knights seem set to begin play with a pair of former Florida Panthers in their forward corps. Florida stunned the hockey world with their expansion draft protection list, exposing young scoring forwards Reilly...
Panthers Sign Radim Vrbata and Micheal Haley

Panthers Sign Radim Vrbata and Micheal Haley

July 1st, 2017 as not immediatley The Florida Panthers have signed winger Radim Vrbata to a one-year contract worth $2.5 million, per TSN's Pierre LeBrun. The deal also includes $1.25 million in potential bonuses. The Panthers' official Twitter account also announced the signing, albeit without the salary...

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The Panthers’ Perilous Protection List

After rampant speculation lasting nearly a calendar year, all 30 National Hockey League teams have released their protection lists for the upcoming NHL Expansion Draft. Ever since 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (err, sorry, make that 10:30) Sunday morning, there have been heads scratched around... June 19th, 2017

Florida Panthers Name Bob Boughner Head Coach

The Florida Panthers announced today that Bob Boughner has been chosen as the fifteenth head coach in franchise history. Boughner, a veteran of 630 National Hockey League games (and 1,382 minutes in the penalty box), replaces Tom Rowe, who was relieved of his duties following the Panthers’... June 12th, 2017

Should Panthers Re-Sign Jagr?

The National Hockey League turns 100 this season, and the only player who’s played longer than that looks set to stay in the league as it enters its second century of operation. Yes, rumour has it that Jaromir Jagr is in negotiations with the Florida Panthers to return for another season in the... June 11th, 2017

Rumor Rundown: Phil Housley Generating Head Coaching Interest?

Thus far in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, arguably the biggest story has been the run the Nashville Predators are on. After shocking the world with a clean sweep of the consistent Cup-favorite Chicago Blackhawks, the Preds then rode that high en route to a six-game second-round victory against the... May 15th, 2017

Why the Panthers Missed the Playoffs

The Florida Panthers clearly had a disappointing season. The Panthers went 24-26-10 under Tom Rowe, their now-fired interim head coach and general manager, before missing the postseason for the fourth time in the last six seasons and ending with a 35-36-11 record—good for sixth out of eight... April 29th, 2017

Is the Sunrise Circus Finally Over?

This past Monday, the epic saga that is the Florida Panthers added yet another chapter. General manager and interim head coach Tom Rowe was relieved of his duties, shuffled to an advisory role in the Cats’ front office. Taking his place in the GM role is president of hockey operations – and the... April 15th, 2017