SUNRISE, Fla. - Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations Dale Tallon announced today that the Panthers have recalled forward Kyle Rau from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds (AHL).
The 23-year old Rau has played in two games with Springfield this season. During the 2015-16 season, Rau played nine games with Florida and played in 63 AHL games with the Portland Pirates recording 31 points (17-14-31).
The 5-foot-8, 178-pound native of Eden Prairie, Minnesota was originally selected by Florida in the third round (91st overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft.
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