Borgstrom will be a healthy scratch on Saturday; expected to return to the lineup on Sunday.
The Panthers have recalled Henrik Borgstrom from Springfield (AHL).
Borgstrom opened the season with the Panthers, picking up a single goal in four games. Since being sent to Springfield, the former first-round pick ranks third on the team in points with 22 (5G / 17A) in 24 games.
The Panthers have assigned Henrik Borgstrom to Springfield (AHL).
Borgstrom seemed like a lock to make the Panthers’ opening night lineup as a third line centre or winger, but he will start the year in the AHL. The 6-foot-3, former first-round pick (No. 23 overall) turned pro at the end of last season after compiling 23 goals and 29 assists (52 points) in 40 games at the University of Denver.