The Florida Panthers continued to add depth at forward, acquiring Teddy Purcell in a trade with the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a third-round pick in 2016.
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) February 27, 2016
Purcell, 30, has 11 goals, 21 assists with a minus-9 rating in 61 games this season.
His contract carries a salary cap hit of $4.5 million and he is scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent after the season.
The Panthers traded for veteran forward Jiri Hudler from the Calgary Flames earlier on Saturday.