Everblades Sign Bittner

ESTERO, Fla. – The Florida Everblades announced that they have signed forward J.B. Bittner.

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.

The 25 year old was under contract to Iowa of the AHL in 2006-07 and played in five games for the Stars and two games for Portland while also being assigned by the Stars to both Augusta and Idaho. He had 40 points (15g-25a) in 48 regular season games and played in two Kelly Cup Playoff games for the Lynx while scoring 10 points (6g-4a) in 12 games with Idaho.

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