The Panthers let interim head coach Peter Horachek go on Tuesday and have immediately begun a search for his replacement
NHL draft lottery losers last year, the Florida Panthers had their number come up this year.
Corey Perry and captain Ryan Getzlaf each had a goal and two assists, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped their four-game home skid with a 6-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Sunday night.
Radim Vrbata and Antoine Vermette scored first-period goals and the Phoenix Coyotes held on for a 2-1 win over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night.
David Krejci scored three goals for the Boston Bruins in a 4-1 win over Florida on Tuesday night, hours after the Panthers made a series of deals to retool their lineup.
The Florida Panthers brought goalie Roberto Luongo back to Florida on Tuesday in a trade with Vancouver.