Rangers President, General Manager and Head Coach Glen Sather announced today that center Eric Lindros has been placed on the Injured Reserve list retroactive to November 12. Lindros suffered a scratched left cornea in New York's 6-2 win over Pittsburgh that night.
Lindros did not make the four-game road trip with New York and will be re-examined in New York this week.
In addition, the Rangers announced that goaltender Jason LaBarbera (right) has been recalled from Hartford (AHL) on Monday.
LaBarbera, 23, has posted a 7-1-3 record, along with a 1.83 goals against average and a .923 save percentage this season for the Wolf Pack. He has also posted two shutouts in 13 games.
Blueshirt netminder Mike Dunham will be sidelined on a day-to-day basis with a hip flexor/mild groin strain injury.