Cats Prospect D Ari Vallin Reassigned to Frolunda HC in Sweden

Thursday, 12.21.2006 / 12:00 AM ET / Transactions
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Cats Prospect D Ari Vallin Reassigned to Frolunda HC in Sweden
SUNRISE, Fla. – Florida Panthers general manager and head coach Jacques Martin announced today that D Ari Vallin has been reassigned to Frolunda HC in the Swedish Elite League.

Vallin, 28, has recorded seven assists in 24 games with the Rochester Americans (AHL) this season. The Ylojarvi, Finland native signed with the Panthers as a free agent on July 6 this past summer. He spent the entire preseason with the Cats before being assigned to Rochester.

Vallin spent the previous three years with Karpat in the SM-Liiga in Finland. Last season Vallin set SM-Liiga career highs for assists (23) and points (30) in 50 games with Karpat. 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.