Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has reassigned D Shane O’Brien to San Antonio (AHL).
O’Brien, 31, has played in nine games with Florida this season, recording one assist. For his career in the National Hockey League, he appeared in 537 games for Florida (2014-15), Calgary (2013-2014), Colorado (2011-2013), Nashville (2010-11), Vancouver (2008-2010), Tampa Bay (2007-08) and Anaheim (2006-2007), scoring 13 goals with 79 assists and 916 penalty minutes.
The Port Hope, Ontario native appeared in 36 games with San Antonio this season, recording 10 goals with 12 assists (10-12— 22) and 113 PIM.
The Florida Panthers continue their homestand against the New York Islanders on Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased by calling 954-835-PUCK or visiting FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral. The game can also be seen on Fox Sports Florida and heard on 560 WQAM.