SUNRISE, Fla. - Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations Dale Tallon announced today that the Panthers have acquired forward Brody Sutter from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for forward Connor Brickley.
The 25-year old Sutter played in eight games with Carolina during the 2015-16 season and played in 70 games with Carolina's American Hockey League affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers, recording 24 points (13-11-24). Sutter has played in 12 career NHL games, all with Carolina.
The 6-foot-5, 203-pound native of Viking, Alberta was originally selected by Carolina in the seventh round (193rd overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft.
The Florida Panthers open the regular season at the BB&T Center on Oct. 13 against the New Jersey Devils. Full and partial ticket packages are now available that include flexible payment plans. In addition, single game suites and group pricing are available for the 2016-17 season. Please call (954) 835- PUCK (7825) or visit FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral to purchase your ticket plan.