SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has recalled RW Evgeny Dadonov from the Rochester Americans (AHL).
Dadonov, 21, earns his first call-up to the Panthers this year. He appeared in 24 games with the Rochester Americans this season, registering eight goals and eight assists with four penalty minutes. Dadonov made his NHL debut with the Panthers on Apr. 6, 2010 against the Ottawa Senators. For his career in the NHL, he has played in four games, all with Florida, registering no points.
The Chelyabinsk, Russia native was drafted by the Florida Panthers in the third round (71st overall) in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
In another move, the Panthers announced today that they have placed RW Radek Dvorak (shoulder) on injured reserve.
Florida hosts the Colorado Avalanche tonight at BankAtlantic Center at 7:30 p.m. The Panthers will travel to Washington D.C. to battle the Capitals on Thursday before closing the week out on the road Saturday night in Nashville when they take on the Predators.
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