The Panthers have played better hockey under new coach Peter Horachek. He and his assistants, Stanley Cup winners John Madden and Brian Skrudland have brought a different mentality to the team. A mental approach of high energy and intensity is evident.
It was a much needed win for the Panthers Saturday night. Playing at home following a pair of one goal losses they desperately needed some positives to fall back on. The 2-1 shootout win against Minnesota was juSt what the doctor ordered.
You couldn’t script it any better, it’s as if Hollywood drew it up.
It’s game day here in Nashville as the Panthers play the Predators at 8 p.m. on Fox Sports Florida.
The panthers young players have been impressive early in the season. While the team has had some frustrating inconsistencies, I’ve been very impressed and encouraged by a number of players.
It was a great home opener for the Florida Panthers Friday.
The Florida Panthers recalled goalie Scott Clemmensen from the team’s AHL-affiliate in San Antonio after starting goalie Tim Thomas suffered a groin injury Tuesday night.
The NHL’s regular season is barely underway, but besides it being just a new season; the 2013-2014 season is a brand new era for the Florida Panthers.