The Florida Panthers have traded defenseman T.J. Brennan to the Nashville Predators for forward Bobby Butler.
The 24-year old Brennan was originally drafted by the Buffalo Sabres, 31st overall in the second round of the 2007 draft. Brennan is a RFA and is coming off of a $550,000 one-year deal.
The 26-year old Butler signed as a free agent with the Senators out of the University of New Hampshire. He started last season with the Devils organization. Butler is also a RFA and is coming off a $525,000 one-year deal.