SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers general manager and head coach Jacques Martin announced today that the club has recalled C Drew Larman, from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Larman, 21, has played in 14 games this season for the Amerks accounting for six goals and two assists. The Canton, Michigan native will be making his third call-up to the Cats this season. Larman has appeared in three games with Florida and scored his first NHL goal on Nov. 24 against Ottawa. Last season, Larman scored seven goals and eight assists for Rochester (AHL) in 44 games played. He also played in eight playoff games for Florida (ECHL) recording four goals and two assists.
Larman will meet the Panthers in Ottawa tonight and is eligible to play when the Cats take on the Senators at 7:30 p.m. at Scotiabank Place. The Panthers will be hosting a "Watch Party" for tonight's game at the BankAtlantic Center. Fans in attendance can watch the game on the jumbo-tron, take a tour of the Panthers locker room, and learn about special ticket offers for the remainder of the season. Doors open tonight at 7 p.m. and there will be free food and drinks.