ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President & General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced several roster moves on Wednesday afternoon:
- Goaltender Callum Booth has been reassigned by the Carolina Hurricanes (NHL) to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL).
- The Everblades have agreed to terms with goaltender Tyler Parks to a standard players contract (SPC).
- Forward Dave Dziurzynski has been returned to the team on loan from the Utica Comets (AHL).
Booth, 20, earns his first AHL call-up after posting a 14-5-2 record, with one shutout, a 2.53 goals-against-average and a 0.908 save percentage with the Everblades this season. The 6-3, 187-pound rookie netminder was selected by the Carolina Hurricanes in the fourth-round of the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
Parks, 25, joins the Everblades as one of the top goaltenders in the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) boasting a 10-3-1 record with one shutout, a 2.64 goals-against-average and a 0.918 save-percentage with the Peoria Rivermen this season. The 6-7, 215-pound netminder has also made one appearance with the Reading Royals (ECHL) this season as well.
Dziurzynski,28, returns to the Everblades where he has logged three points (2g, 1a) in 19 appearances this season. The 6-3, 218-pound forward logged two assists in 13 games during his recent call-up with Utica. Dziurzynski has totaled 129 points with 510 penalty minutes in 364 career AHL games.
The Everblades return to action Wednesday night as they battle the Orlando Solar Bears at the Amway Center. Game time is 7:00 p.m. Fans can listen to the game on WJBX (101.5 FM, 104.3 FM, 770-AM) or online by CLICKING HERE. Fans may also watch the game online at ECHL.TV
Upcoming Home GamesFriday, February 9, vs. Allen, 7:30 p.m. Kids eat free in the Breakaway Sports Pub with the purchase of an adult entrée. Bottomless all-you-can-eat popcorn is also available tonight! Both of these offers are good for every Friday game for the remainder of the regular season! The team will wear special pink jerseys for Pink in the Rink Weekend!
Saturday, February 10, vs. Allen, 7:00 p.m. Pink in the Rink, presented by Radiology Regional Center continues as the team will wear the special pink jerseys. The jerseys will be auctioned off following the game to benefit local cancer charities. The first 2,000 fans will receive chip clips courtesy of Radiology Regional. Also from 5-7 p.m., join us for the pregame tailgate party featuring live music and bounces houses for the kids!
Purchase Single Game Tickets at the Florida Community Bank Box Office located at Germain Arena, or online via Ticketmaster by CLICKING HERE
2017-18 Ticket Packages are Currently on Sale! Flexible partial plans are available. These packages will best fit your schedule and budget! To view pricing and benefits of all available ticket packages CLICK HERE
SPECIAL OFFER! Purchase a new ticket package for the 2017-18 season and receive a $20 gift card to Ford's Garage!
Discounted Group Tickets: Bring your group of 10 or more to a game at a discounted price! Group tickets are available for all home games. Fundraising opportunities are also available. For more information on group tickets, call 239-948-7825, or stop by the Everblades offices at Germain Arena Monday thru Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The Everblades are the proud ECHL affiliateof the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes###