SUNRISE, FL (WABI) - Former UMaine defenseman Brady Keeper making his NHL debut Thursday night for the Florida Panthers. Florida's head coach Bob Boughner making the official announcement Thursday morning. Brady said he is excited. His family made the trip and he's heard from many people back home.
Former UMaine defenseman Keeper makes NHL Debut for Florida
All the way from Cross Lake, Manitoba, the Keepers made it a family affair as @BradyKeeper became the first of the Pimicikamak Cree Nation to play in the NHL. Congrats on your debut, Brady! pic.twitter.com/SxyA07UJyY— NHLPA (@NHLPA) March 29, 2019