SUNRISE, Fla. - Florida Panthers General Manager and Head Coach Jacques Martin announced today that the club has recalled RW Greg Jacina from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Jacina, 24, played in two games with Rochester this season, scoring three goals with one assist. The Guelph, Ontario native played in three preseason games for the Panthers this year recording one assist. Jacina also played in 11 games with the Cats during the 2005-06 campaign recording one assist with four PIM.
The Panthers will play a pair of home games against their Southeast Division rivals this week. The Cats host the defending Stanley Cup Champion Carolina Hurricanes tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. and their intrastate rivals the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday at 7:30 p.m.