The Florida Panthers have announced that five players have been assigned to the teams AHL affiliate in San Antonio.
As the Florida Panthers continue marching towards the regular season opener on October 9th, general manager Dale Tallon and head coach Gerard Gallant are evaluating every player working towards a full time job with the club.
While the Miami Heat have been getting plenty of attention in South Florida, and rightly so, the local ice hockey team has been quietly piecing together a roster that could make some waves in the upcoming season.
The Florida Panthers have solidified their coaching staff and will employ four assistant coaches to work under new head coach Gerard Gallant.
The Florida Panthers recalled goalie Scott Clemmensen from the team’s AHL-affiliate in San Antonio after starting goalie Tim Thomas suffered a groin injury Tuesday night.
Wellman has appeared in 41 NHL games and this trade marks his return to the NHL from the AHL.