Joe Thornton, 42, has inked a one yr take care of the Florida Panthers after one season in Toronto. Thornton posted 5 targets and 15 assists in his one yr as a Maple Leaf.
Welcome to South Florida, Jumbo 😎
We’ve signed Joe Thornton to a one-year contract!!
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— Florida Panthers (@FlaPanthers) August 13, 2021
Over his profession with Boston, San Jose, and Toronto, Thornton has amassed 425 targets, 1,104 assists, and 1,529 factors sitting 14th in all-time NHL factors. With simply 5 factors he might surpass Paul Coffey and Mark Recchi for twelfth all-time.
Panther’s GM Invoice Zito launched this assertion in regards to the signing:
“With greater than 1,600 video games performed within the NHL, Joe will carry a wealth of expertise to our locker room and lineup. His drive to succeed is unmistakable and we’re thrilled that he selected to signal with our membership and that he believes in what we’re constructing right here in South Florida.”