SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that defenseman Dylan Olsen has been assigned to the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Portland Pirates.
The 25-year old Olsen has played in eight games with Florida this season recording one assist and has played in 38 games with Portland recording 12 points (4-8-12). Olsen has played in 124 NHL games recording 22 points (5-17-22) for Florida (2013-16) and Chicago (2011-12).
The 6-foot-2, 223-pound native of Calgary, Alberta was originally selected by Chicago in the first round (28th overall) of the 2009 NHL Draft.
The Panthers return home from their three-game road trip to face the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday, March 19 (7:00 p.m.). For ticket information call (954) 835-PUCK (7825) or visit FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral.