Florida Panthers prospect Michael Matheson scored the game-winning goal in overtime to defeat the Nashville Predators 3-2 on Sunday night.
The Panthers expect to have defenseman Michael Matheson full-time at the NHL level in 2016.
Describing him as a "mover" and a "thinker," Florida Panthers management provided a positive comparison between defenseman Michael Matheson and Chicago Blackhawks star Duncan Keith.
Michael Matheson will be in attendance when the Panthers open development camp on Monday.
Michael Matheson has signed an entry-level contract with the Florida Panthers.
Michael Matheson plans to return to Boston College for the 2014-15 campaign.
Due to the ongoing labor dispute between the league and the players, the Florida Panthers have cancelled their annual rookie camp and tournament.
Michael Matheson is expected to develop his game at the college level next season, but he has made a positive impression on Florida's brass at the team's development camp.
Michael Matheson has been selected by the Florida Panthers with the 23rd pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.