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The Florida Panthers have relieved interim head coach Peter Horachek of his duties, the team announced Tuesday.
Horachek took over as interim coach on Nov. 8, 2013, after the team fired Kevin Dineen amidst a seven-game winless skid and a 3-9-4 start. He compiled a 26-36-4 record in his short time behind the bench as the Panthers finished 29-45-8 and missed the playoffs for the 12th time in the past 13 seasons.
"Peter worked very diligently since taking over as interim head coach in November, but at this time we feel that a fresh approach and a new direction is needed behind our bench," said Panthers vice president and team general manager Dale Tallon via a team press release.
"We will immediately begin an extensive search for a new and experienced coach for our franchise, who will guide the Panthers to future success. We once again thank Peter for all of his hard work and service and wish him the best in his future endeavors."
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Florida Panthers vice president and general manager Dale Tallon announced Tuesday that interim coach Peter Horachek has been fired. “Peter worked very diligently since taking over as interim head coach in November, but at this time we feel that a fresh approach and a new direction is needed behind our bench,” Tallon said. “We will immediately begin an extensive search for...
The Florida Panthers announced Tuesday that they have fired interim head coach Peter Horachek. Horachek replaced head coach Kevin Dineen on Nov.8 and led the Panthers to a 26-34-6 record over the final 66 games of the season as Florida missed the postseason for the 12th time in 13 seasons.
Horachek’s dismissal means that the Capitals are now one of three NHL teams with a head...
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Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has relieved interim head coach Peter Horachek of his duties within the organization, effective immediately.
“Peter worked very diligently since taking over as interim head coach in November, but at this time we feel that a fresh approach and a new direction is needed behind...
The #FlaPanthers have relieved interim coach Peter Horachek of his coaching duties effective immediately..
— George Richards (@GeorgeRichards) April 29, 2014
“We will immediately begin an extensive search for a new & experienced coach for our franchise," -- #FlaPanthers GM Dale Tallon
— Florida Panthers (@FlaPanthers) April 29, 2014
Boston College sophomore defenseman Michael Matheson will return for the 2014-15 season, head coach Jerry York announced Tuesday.
Matheson was the 23rd overall pick by the Florida Panthers of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. The 6-foot-2 blueliner has been the leading scorer among Eagles’ defensemen for the past two seasons. The Hockey East First-Team All-Star finished his sophomore season...
Roberto Luongo as the TSN Intern and a cast of thousands also playing themselves.
The big Panthers news today is that interim Head Coach Peter Horachek will not be graduated to head coach this next season. GM Dale Tallon relieved him this morning.
I'm not really surprised. Horachek fared better than Dineen did in the early part of the season, but failed to elevate this team to another level. There is a lot of speculation that the poor speciality teams...
With all of the craziness in the sports world this week this video got swept under the rug here at RedZone. Now that Donald Sterling is gone, we present you with this great video from TSN...Roberto Luongo is "The Panel Intern".For those of you Americans who don't get TSN, their hockey panel consists of James Duthie (left), Bob McKenzie (right), and a rotating group...