Found November 08, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
PLAYERS: Kevin Dineen
TEAMS: Florida Panthers
Panthers Fans, As you are undoubtedly aware, we have decided to make a change behind the bench for your Florida Panthers with Peter Horachek becoming the team’s new interim head coach, replacing Kevin Dineen.  Peter brings years of NHL experience and, more importantly, the right character and drive to lead our team. We thank Kevin and his family for their passion, sacrifice and dedication to this franchise, but at this time we felt a change in direction was absolutely necessary. 
 Our goals are simple: to win and to build a team that our fans can be proud of. After 16 games it is clear that we have not lived up to those expectations.
 We must all be accountable for the results thus far – from ownership to coaches to players – and we felt strongly that a coaching change was necessary for this team to reach it’s potential. Continue reading "Florida Panthers Owner Has A Message For Fans"

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