The Winnipeg Jets are pleased to announce they have claimed forward Mike Santorelli off waivers. Santorelli was placed on waivers by the Florida Panthers and will now report to the Jets.
Santorelli, 27, has played in 24 games with the Florida Panthers this season. In that time, the Vancouver, B.C. native has recorded three points (2G, 1A) and two penalty minutes. He has played in 198 career NHL games between Nashville and Florida for 58 career points (33G, 25A) and 50 penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the Nashville Predators in the sixth round, 178th overall, in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
Born Dec 14 1985 -- Vancouver, BC
Height 6.00 -- Weight 190 -- Shoots R
Selected by Nashville Predators round 6 #178 overall 2004 NHL Entry Draft