Maple Leafs acquire Zach Hyman from Panthers

Michigan's Zach Hyman (11) celebrates his first period goal against Wisconsin's Joel Rumpel (33) during an NCAA college hockey game in the Big Ten Conference tournament Thursday, March 19, 2015, in Detroit. (Duane Burleson/AP)

The Toronto Maple Leafs have traded Greg McKegg to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Zach Hyman and a conditional 2017 seventh round pick.

Hyman, a 22-year-old University of Michigan forward, was a Hobey Baker Award finalist and is set to become a UFA this year.

The Toronto native was a 2010 fifth round pick by the Florida Panthers, and had 22 goals and 54 points in 37 games in this year with the Wolverines.

McKegg, a third round pick in 2010, tallied 22 goals and 37 points in 62 games with the Marlies this season, and made three appearances with the Leafs.

  • Zach Hyman
  • Greg McKegg