Panthers Acquire Goaltender Reto Berra From Colorado Avalanche
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SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers General Manager Tom Rowe announced today that the Panthers have acquired goaltender Reto Berra from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for forward Rocco Grimaldi. The 29-year old Berra posted a 5-8-0 record in 14 games with the Avalanche during the 2015-16 season, while recording a 2.41 goals against average, .922 save percentage and two shutouts. Berra recorded a 7-7-0 record with a 3.39 goals against average and .901 save percentage in 16 games with Colorado’s American Hockey League affiliate, the San Antonio Rampage.
The 6-foot-4, 210-pound native of Bulach, Switzerland has posted a 19-30-4 record, 2.82 goals against average, .906 save percentage and three shutouts in 64 career games with Colorado (2013-16) and Calgary (2013-14).
Berra was originally selected by the St. Louis Blues in the fourth round (106th overall) of the 2006 NHL Draft.