Mark Parrish began his career with the Florida Panthers where he would play for two full seasons. Parrish, a future All Star with the New York Islanders, had two productive seasons with Florida on both ends of the ice.
The Bullet Points
Acquired:Traded (his rights) by the Colorado Avalanche with the previously acquired 1998 Anaheim 3rd Round Pick (which would be Lance Ward) for Tom Fitzgerald 3/24/98.
Departed:Traded to the New York Islanders with Oleg Kvasha for Roberto Luongo and Olli Jokinen 6/24/00.
Notable Statistics:50 Goals 31 Assists 81 Points 64 PIM .53 PPG -5 Plus/Minus 9.6 Point Shares 1 Point in 4 Playoff Games