Everblades Sign Defenseman Czech

ESTERO, Fla. – The Florida Everblades announced that they have signed defenseman Steve Czech, who led the team with 69 games played as a rookie in 2006-07.

The Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes and the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League and the Albany River Rats of the American Hockey League.

Czech, who will turn 25 on Monday, was second on the team in plus-minus rating with +26 and had 15 points (3g-12a) in 69 regular season games and two assists in 16 games in the Kelly Cup Playoffs.

Team Press Release