Parros left the ice on a stretcher at 2:34 of the third period after hitting the ice hard during a fight with Toronto Maple Leafs forward Colton Orr. The game was interrupted at least 10 minutes while Parros was attended to and eventually taken off on a stretcher.
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad