SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers Executive Vice-President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has recalled D Shane O’Brien from San Antonio (AHL).
O’Brien, 31, has played in 528 career National Hockey League games for Calgary (2013-2014), Colorado (2011-2013), Nashville (2010-11), Vancouver (2008-2010), Tampa Bay (2007-08) and Anaheim (2006-2007) scoring 13 goals with 78 assists and 911 penalty minutes.
The Port Hope, Ontario native has appeared in 22 games with San Antonio this year, recording six goals with eight assists (6-8-14) and 50 PIM.
Florida begins a six-game road trip tonight when they visit the Buffalo Sabres at 7 p.m. The game can be seen live on Fox Sports Florida and heard on 560 WQAM.