Interim head coach Peter Horachek of the Florida Panthers directs players at the start of the overtime period against the Ottawa Senators at the BB&T Center on March 25, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former Panthers Coach Peter Horachek Now Leading Maple Leafs

Peter Horachek will serve as interim coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, replacing fired coach Randy Carlyle.

01/07/2015

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins walks onto the field before a game against the New York Jets at Sun Life Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Source: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Top Sports Things To Be Excited About In 2015

2014 may not have been the best year for sports in South Florida, but it could’ve been a lot worse.

01/06/2015

Goaltender Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals stops a third period shot by Nick Bjugstad #27 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Capitals Earn 4-3 Win Over Panthers

The Florida Panthers can end a pair of streaks on Sunday afternoon at the Verizon Center.

01/04/2015

Toronto Maple Leafs v Florida Panthers

Luongo Makes 30 Saves, Panthers Top Sabres 2-0

Roberto Luongo made 30 saves for his 68th career shutout to lead the Florida Panthers past the Buffalo Sabres 2-0 on Friday night.

01/02/2015

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Panthers Take On Atlantic Division Foes Friday

Offense hasn’t come easily for the Florida Panthers in the last two games, but those struggles came against two of the better defensive teams in hockey.

01/02/2015

Erik Gudbranson #44 of the Florida Panthers talks to referee Jean Herbert #15 after a penalty call against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the BB&T Center on December 28, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Rangers Get Back To Winning Ways, Top Panthers 5-2

Ryan McDonagh, Chris Kreider and Martin St. Louis had a goal and an assist each, and the New York Rangers got back to their winning ways with a 5-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Wednesday night.

12/31/2014

LeBron James decided to leave Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat during the 2014 offseason and return to his hometown Cleveland Cavaliers. (Source: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

South Florida Sports: 2014 Year In Review

Another year has come and gone and South Florida has had its fair share of interesting sports stories over the past twelve months.

12/31/2014

The Florida Panthers signed Nick Bjugstad to a four-year contract with $4.1 million per season. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Panthers Sign Nick Bjugstad To Six-Year Deal

The Florida Panthers have rewarded one of their best young stars with a lucrative contract extension.

12/31/2014

Head coach Gerald Gallant of the Florida Panthers directs the players during a time out against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the BB&T Center on December 28, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers End Homestand Against Rival Rangers

After the New York Rangers had their longest win streak in 40 years snapped, a matchup against the Florida Panthers may be just what they need.

12/31/2014

Erik Gudbranson #44 of the Florida Panthers talks to referee Jean Herbert #15 after a penalty call against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the BB&T Center on December 28, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Parenteau’s SO Goal Lifts Canadiens Over Panthers

Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored the winning shootout goal to lift the Montreal Canadiens over the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Tuesday night.

12/30/2014

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Zajac Scores 3 Goals, Devils Beat Panthers 6-3

Zajac Scores 3 Goals, Devils Beat Panthers 6-3

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Florida Panthers v Vancouver Canucks (3/16/14)

Florida Panthers v Vancouver Canucks (3/16/14)

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Penguins Pound Panthers 5-1

Penguins Pound Panthers 5-1

Florida Panthers v Nashville Predators

Predators Hold Off Panthers For 4-3 Win

Predators Hold Off Panthers For 4-3 Win

SUNRISE, FL - OCTOBER 11: Craig Adams #27 of the Pittsburgh Penguins raises his stick after scoring a goal past goaltender Jacob Markstrom #25 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on October 11, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Penguins 6-3. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Panthers Beat Penguins In Home Opener

Panthers Beat Penguins In Home Opener

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Capitals Beat Panthers, 4-3

Capitals Beat Panthers, 4-3

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