Kevin Dineen

Roberto Luongo #1 of the Florida Panthers during a preseason game at American Airlines Center on September 29, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Panthers Open Season With Matchup Against Tampa Bay

Steven Stamkos was playing some of his best hockey for the first-place Tampa Bay Lightning when a broken leg in mid-November sidelined him for the next 45 games and the Olympics.

10/09/2014

John Madden #10 looks back as head coach Kevin Dineen of the Florida Panthers directs the team during third period action against the New Jersey Devils in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the BankAtlantic Center on April 21, 2012  in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Devils 3-0. (Source: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former Panthers Coach Dineen Hired As Blackhawks Assistant

Kevin Dineen, who coached Canada’s women’s hockey team to a gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, has returned to the NHL as an assistant with the Chicago Blackhawks.

07/14/2014

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Panthers Fire Interim Coach Horachek

With a relatively young team, Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon is of the belief that the club needs an experienced coach behind the bench. And with that, Peter Horachek’s time as interim coach is over.

04/29/2014

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Florida Panthers Set To Face Pittsburgh Penguins

The Florida Panthers have the second-fewest wins in the NHL, but the teams they’ve beaten are playing pretty solid hockey.

11/30/2013

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Turris leads Senators past Panthers, 3-2

Kyle Turris had a goal and an assist to help the Ottawa Senators beat Florida 3-2 on Saturday, spoiling Peter Horachek’s debut as the Panthers’ coach.

11/09/2013

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Panthers Fire Head Coach Kevin Dineen

The Florida Panthers have struggled out of the gate this season and Friday the team decided it was time to make a change to the coaching staff.

CBS Miami–11/08/2013

SUNRISE, FL - OCTOBER 11: The Florida Panthers celebrate their victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins by raising their sticks at center ice and acknowledging the fans 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 Take On The Kings

Finally playing on home ice seemed to inspire the Florida Panthers, but facing one of the league’s top goaltenders likely will present another tough challenge.

CBS Miami–10/13/2013

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Panthers Look To Snap 3 Game Losing Skid

The Florida Panthers look to snap a three game losing skid Friday night in their home opener against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

10/11/2013

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 03: Tim Thomas #34 of the Florida Panthers at American Airlines Center on October 3, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Panthers Start Season With A Victory Over Dallas

It’s been months since the Florida Panthers played a meaningful game, but the Cats hit the ice Thursday night for their 2013-2014 regular season debut and did it in style.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 07: Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers takes the puck against the Philadelphia Flyers on February 5, 2013 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Panthers Happy To Put 2012 Disaster In Rear-View Mirror

The 2011 season that saw the Florida Panthers win the Southeast Division seems like an eternity ago for fans. So was 2012 an aberration or the beginning of another collection of lost seasons for Florida’s NHL franchise?

CBS Miami–09/24/2013

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