National Hockey League

 
                        ***** Florida Panthers *****
 
  Team Founded: 1993
  Team History: 1993-Present - Florida Panthers
 
  Team Colors: Red, Navy Blue, Yellow-Gold & White
 
  Arena Address:  BB&T Center
                  One Panther Parkway
                  Sunrise, FL 33323
                  (954) - 835-7000
 
  Opened: October 9, 1998
  First Official Game: October 9, 1998, a 4-1 win over Tampa Bay.
  Arena Capacity: 19,250
 
  Owner: Cliff Viner
  Alternate Governor: William A. Torrey
  Chief Operating Officer: Michael Yormark
  General Manager: Dale Tallon
  Head Coach: Peter Horachek
 
                            Coaching History:
 
  Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
  1993-1995          Roger Neilson                53- 56-23
  1995-1998          Doug MacLean                 83- 71-33      13-14
                     Bryan Murray                 10- 43- 6
                     (Interim Head Coach)
  1998-2001          Terry Murray                 36- 52-25
                      (Replaced after 31 games in 2000-01 season)
                     Duane Sutter                 16- 20- 6
  2000-2001          Duane Sutter                  6- 15- 2
                      (Replaced after 23 games in 2001-02 season)
  2001-2003          Mike Keenan                  45- 85-23
                      (Replaced after 15 games in 2003-04)
  2003-2004          Rick Dudley
                     (Replaced after 40 games in 2003-04 season)
                     John Torchetti               10- 13- 4
                     (interim head coach for 27 games in 2003-04 season)
  2004-2008          Jacques Martin              110-100-36
  2008-2011          Peter DeBoer                103-107-36
  2011-2013          Kevin Dineen                 56- 62-28       3-4
                      (Replaced after 16 games in 2013-14 season)
  2013-present       Peter Horachek
 
  Retired Numbers:
 
  None
 
  Panthers in the Hall of Fame
 
  1995 - Bill Torrey
  2008 - Igor Larionov
  2011 - Joe Nieuwendyk, Ed Belfour
  2012 - Pavel Bure
 
                            Yearly Records:
 
                        Reg. Season                    Playoffs
  Year    Location      W   L  T   OL  PTS  Pos    Div    W  L  PCT.
  ------------------------------------------------------------------
  1993-94 Florida      33  34 17        83   (5)   N/East
  1994-95 Florida*     20  22  6        46   (5)   N/East
  1995-96 Florida      41  31 10        92   (3)   Atl   12 10 .545
  1996-97 Florida      35  28 19        89   (4)   Atl    1  4 .200
  1997-98 Florida      24  43 15        63   (6)   Atl
  1998-99 Florida      30  34 18        78   (2)   S/East
  1999-00 Florida      43  27  6    6   98   (2)   S/East 0  4 .000
  2000-01 Florida      22  38 13    9   66   (3)   S/East
  2001-02 Florida      22  44 10    6   60   (4)   S/East
  2002-03 Florida      24  36 13    9   79   (4)   S/East
  2003-04 Florida      28  35 15    4   75   (4)   S/East
  2004-05 Florida Season Cancelled
 
                          Reg. Season                   Playoffs
  Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
  ---------------------------------------------------------------
  2005-06 Florida      37  34  11   85  (4)   S/East
  2006-07 Florida      35  31  16   86  (4)   S/East
  2007-08 Florida      38  35   9   85  (3)   S/East
  2008-09 Florida      41  30  11   93  (3)   S/East
  2009-10 Florida      32  37  13   77  (5)   S/East
  2010-11 Florida      30  40  12   72  (5)   S/East
  2011-12 Florida      38  26  18   94  (1)   S/East   3  4 .429
  2012-13 Florida*     15  27   6   36  (5)   S/East
 
  * Lockout-Shortened Season
 
  Overall Regular Season Record:  588 - 632 - 130 - 142
  Overall Post Season Record:      16 -  22 (.421)
 
 
 
 11/08 10:46:41 ET

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