Sunrise, Fla. – Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations & Typical Supervisor Dale Tallon introduced today that the club has designed the pursuing transactions prior to the Nationwide Hockey League’s 3 P.M. (ET) trade deadline:
– Florida acquired ahead Cliff Pu from Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for long run considerations. Springfield Thunderbirds (AHL) trade ahead Tomas Jurco to Charlotte Checkers (AHL) for long run considerations.
– Florida been given a 2020 third-spherical draft pick from Colorado Avalanche in exchange for ahead Derick Brassard and a conditional 2020 sixth-spherical draft pick. Should Brassard re-indicator with Colorado, the Panthers will retain the 2020 sixth-spherical draft pick.
– Florida acquired ahead Jean-Sebastien Dea from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for defenseman Chris Wideman .
– Florida been given a 2021 seventh-spherical draft pick from Winnipeg Jets in exchange for defenseman Bogdan Kiselevich .
“It was a fast paced working day and a good working day for the Panthers firm,” stated Tallon. “Even though keeping a strong roster for the stretch operate, we’ve also properly positioned our club for the long run more than the past couple of weeks by stocking draft picks and developing the wage cap flexibility we have to have to get an aggressive technique in absolutely free agency. I want to thank Derick, Bogdan and Chris for their contributions to the Panthers firm and we would like them the best of luck in the long run.”
Pu, 20, has appeared in 44 online games with the Charlotte Checkers (AHL), developing 6 factors (1-5-6). The 6-foot-2, 187-pound native of Richmond Hill, Ontario, has recorded 5 factors (2-3-5) more than 5 online games with the Florida Everblades of the ECHL.
Dea, 25, has appeared in 23 NHL online games this season with the New Jersey Devils (3-2-5 in 20 GP) and Pittsburgh Penguins (1–1 in 3 GP), developing 6 factors (4-2-6). The 5-foot-11, 175-pound native of Laval, Quebec, has recorded 22 factors (6-16-22) more than 26 online games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL).
“We’re energized to be adding Jean-Sebastien and Cliff to our roster down in Springfield,” stated Panthers Assistant Typical Supervisor Eric Joyce. “Jean-Sebastien is a character player who adds depth to our firm and is a confirmed scorer at the American League degree although Cliff has superior-finish speed, ability and upside. Equally of these players will support us in Springfield and have a likelihood to create into contributors with the Panthers down the road.”
He has appeared in 29 profession NHL online games with New Jersey (2018-19) and Pittsburgh (2016-17 to 2017-18, 2018-19), putting up 7 factors (5-2-7). In 288 profession AHL online games, Dea has registered 163 factors (72-91-163).
Moreover, the Panthers have recalled ahead Dryden Hunt from the Springfield Thunderbirds.
Hunt, 23, has appeared in 13 online games with Florida this season, recording one aid. The 6-foot, 191-pound native of Cranbrook, British Columbia, has made 38 factors (21-17-38) more than 46 online games with Springfield. Hunt is tied for first on the Thunderbirds in electricity-engage in targets (8) and stands at next in targets (21).
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