Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has used a compliance buyout on D Ed Jovanovski. The buyout is in accordance with the NHL/NHLPA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
“We sincerely thank Ed for his seven years of service and dedication to the Florida Panthers and the South Florida community,” said Tallon. “He is a true professional in every sense and is well respected throughout the league for the way he handles himself both on and off the ice. This was not an easy decision and we wish him success and happiness in his future endeavors.”