Cats Recall C Janis Sprukts and RW Anthony Stewart from Rochester (AHL)

Tuesday, 12.19.2006 / 12:00 AM ET / Transactions
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Cats Recall C Janis Sprukts and RW Anthony Stewart from Rochester (AHL)
SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers general manager and head coach Jacques Martin announced today that the club has recalled C Janis Sprukts and RW Anthony Stewart from the Rochester Americans (AHL).

Sprukts, 25, is making his second call-up to the Panthers this season. He played in one game during his first call-up in October. In four preseason games with the Cats, Sprukts scored one goal. Sprukts has played in 25 games with Rochester, scoring seven goals and 20 assists. He has the second highest point total on the Americans roster.

Stewart, 21, will be making his first trip up to the Panthers this season. Last year, Stewart appeared in 10 games with the Cats scoring two goals and one assist. In 24 games with Rochester this season, Stewart has five goals and seven assists.

Both players are scheduled to meet the Panthers in Toronto this afternoon and are eligible to play tonight when the Cats take on the Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre. Game time is 7:30 p.m. and can be seen on FSN-Florida. The Panthers return home Thursday night to take on the New York Rangers at 7:30 p.m. at the BankAtlantic Center. is the official Web site of the Florida Panthers. Florida Panthers and are trademarks of the Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd. NHL, the NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks and NHL Draft name and logo are trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2016 Florida Panthers Hockey Club, Ltd and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.