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Kevin Dineen

Panthers defenseman Brian Campbell: Losing matters

While the final month of last season was riveting as the Panthers battled for, and ultimately captured, the first Southeast Division title in franchise history, the final month of this lockout-shortened season offers no such drama. So with the Panthers sitting last in the NHL standings with 24 points, how will they approach the final 15 games? Coach Kevin Dineen said Monday they will aim “to keep our competitive level extremely high.” “I said from Day 1 that I wanted a quality, healthy environment and I don’t think that’s always fun. It’s no fun right now. We’re not having any fun,” Dineen noted. “On the other hand, we’re...