The Florida Panthers relieved Bob Boughner of his duties this morning. Boughner was 80-62-22 in his 2 years with the Panthers. Despite a hot finish to the 2017-18 campaign, a disastrous 2018-19 campaign doomed Boughner. The Panthers also relived Paul McFarland of his duties and Jack Capuano's contract expries. Joel Quenneville is the front runner.
Let's look at how I see the Panthers stacking up for 2019-20 if they make the right moves. 2019-20 RESIGNED PLAYERS -Panthers resign D Mackenzie Weegar to a 3 year $2,733,333 deal - Panthers resign F Troy Brouwer, F Jayce Hawryluk, F Denis Malgin and F Dryden Hunt to 1 year $925,000 deals -Panthers resign … Continue reading Florida Panthers Projected Future
For the past few years, I've been noticing a trend with the Florida Panthers. Whenever the expectations are high, the team falters. Two prime examples are 2016-17 and 2018-19. Now the 2016-17 failure can be blamed on a variety of things. You can say that the Jonathan Huberdeau injury or the offseason moves or the … Continue reading Expectations are a Death Sentence
I am pleased to announce that The Puck Under the Sun will post it's 1st ever Panthers Awards on April 13th. Awards include the return of the MVP award as well as other awards. Each award shall have a winner named by the committee of writers which include Kyle, Alex and Alejandro and a winner … Continue reading Puck Under the Sun Awards Announcements
Editors Note: Sorry this is so late in publishing. I was busy. Do you want to know where your team stands in true strength? Well you've come to the right place! These power ranks incorporate a variety of stats that get crunched to produce as accurate as possible "strength" number for each team (known as … Continue reading TPUTS NHL Power Rankings 2/24/19
Welcome to the 2019 NHL Trade Deadline. Let's look at the Florida Panthers. The Panthers are 9 points out of the playoffs. In order to make the playoffs, Florida will have to post a record of 18-4-1 down the stretch which is impossible. Florida is likely sellers. On the Block Derick Brassard- The Panthers acquired … Continue reading Trade Deadline Primer
Image by Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Getty Images Look, before I begin, I understand why people like to throw our young guys into these talks. To all those up north who feel that south Florida doesn’t deserve a team, and that it should be in Quebec, or that it should be sold/moved because of revenue … Continue reading Opinion: The Top 5 Reasons Why I Hate Huberdeau Trade Talk