Sunrise, FL – The Florida Panthers re-signed goaltender Jacob Markstrom to a two-year contract on Monday.
The 23-year-old Swede went 8-14-1 with a 3.22 goals-against average in 23 games for the Panthers last season.
"Jacob is a young and talented goaltender who gained valuable experience playing in Florida last year," said Florida general manager Dale Tallon. "We expect that he will continue to mature and develop and play an important role on our club next season."
The first pick of the second round in the 2008 draft, Markstrom has compiled a 10-19-2 record with a 3.09 GAA in 31 career games for the Panthers.