The Florida Panthers have signed right wing Owen Tippett to a three-year entry-level contract. He was selected in the first round as the 10th overall pick of the 2017 NHL Draft.
Tippett has played the last two seasons with the Missassauga Steelheads of the Ontario Hockey League. He compiled 44 goals and 31 assists in 60 games last season. Tippett had 15 goals and five assists in 48 games during 2015-16.