Panthers acquire defenseman Dylan McIlrath from Rangers

Dylan McIlrath was picked 10th overall by the New York Rangers in the 2010 NHL Draft.


SUNRISE, Fla. — Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations Dale Tallon announced that the Panthers have acquired defenseman Dylan McIlrath from the New York Rangers in exchange for defenseman Steven Kampfer and a conditional seventh round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft.

The 24-year old McIlrath has played one game for the Rangers this season and four games for New York’s American Hockey League Affiliate, the Hartford Wolf Pack. McIlrath has played 38 NHL games, all for the Rangers recording four points (2-2-4).

The 6-foot-5, 236-pound native of Winnipeg, Manitoba was originally selected by the Rangers in the first round (10th overall) of the 2010 NHL Draft.

The Florida Panthers host Military Appreciation Night as they face the San Jose Sharks on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. Fans who show their Military ID at the BB&T Center Box Office can purchase $15 upper end tickets or $35 lower end shoot 1x (rows 16-28). This military discount is only applicable on day of game at the BB&T Center box office for one ID plus one companion.Full and partial ticket packages are available that include flexible payment plans. In addition, single game suites and group pricing are available for the 2016-17 season. Please call (954) 835- PUCK (7825) or visit  to purchase your ticket plan.