SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the Panthers have activated forward Nick Bjugstad from injured reserve.
The 23-year old Bjugstad has recorded 12 points (7-5-12) in 23 games with Florida this season. The 6-foot-6, 218-pound native of Minneapolis, Minn., led the Panthers with 24 goals during the 2014-15 season and led the club in points (16-22-38) during the 2013-14 season.
Bjugstad was originally drafted by Florida in the first round (19th overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft.
The Panthers look to extend their franchise record eight-game winning streak at the BB&T Center today at 6:00 p.m. against the Minnesota Wild. For ticket information call (954) 835-PUCK (7825) or visit FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral.