| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:14 PM
Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon was clearly upset after Sunday's 5-1 loss to the Penguins, yet he offered rookie center Vincent Trocheck words of encouragement as if to say, 'this time kid, you're here for good.'
Trocheck, 21, a Pittsburgh native,...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 6:57 PM
For nearly two periods the Panthers and the mighty Penguins had seemingly switched jerseys.
The Panthers dominated the shot clock and puck possession for 39 1/2 minutes, but the combination of costly turnovers, stellar goaltending by Marc-Andre Fleury...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:01 PM
There was much more than simple hockey going on Tuesday between two teams headed in opposite directions.
The Florida Panthers got a victory they needed to keep their playoff hopes on track against a Maple Leafs team with its eye on the future.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 6:41 PM
Clearly, Sean Bergenheim's days with the Panthers are numbered after Panthers coach Gerard Gallant admitted he scratched him Friday due to a lack of effort rather than production.
When Bergenheim's agent Todd Diamond read the coach's criticism via...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:19 PM
The Panthers may be in ninth place of the Eastern Conference, but they certainly haven't been pushed around by the league's elite.
In the past three games alone the Panthers have knocked off the resurgent Metropolitan Division-leading Islanders and...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 12:59 PM
The Panthers will announce the hiring of former Philadelphia Flyers president Peter Luukko on Friday, according to a source close to the team.
Luukko, 55, resigned 14 months ago. In his role as executive chairman of the Panthers, Luukko is expected to...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:09 PM
Jimmy Hayes didn't get the best of his kid brother, Kevin, in Madison Square Garden, but he certainly took care of the Islanders on Tuesday as the Panthers bid adieu to Nassau Coliseum with a desperately needed 4-2 victory.
Hayes scored two goals,...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 8:00 PM
The Panthers were playing as if their playoff lives were on the line.
That's because it was. Time of death: 8:10 of the third period. Cause: accidental, but self-inflicted.
Despite a rare fast start and a furious rally, the Panthers were done in when...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 11:28 AM
When Panthers 6-foot-6 right wing Jimmy Hayes goes up against his younger brother Kevin, a 6-5 rookie center for the Rangers for the second time this season, there will be a couple of proud men watching from different perches in Madison Square Garden....
| Jan 31, 2015
| 7:50 PM
The Panthers faced a different Devils' squad than the one that spoiled their home opener with a 5-1 loss back in October.
Former Panthers coach Peter DeBoer was canned last month and replaced by a triumvirate of General Manager Lou Lamoriello, former...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:13 PM
While the Panthers have been focusing on catching one of the two wild-card playoff berths in the Eastern Conference, forward Shawn Thornton has loftier goals.
"We're right in the mix but we got to string something together to get back into it,'' Thornton...