Rangers Re-Assign Jeff Ulmer, Mike Mottau and Vitali Yeremeyev to Hartford (AHL)
/ New York Rangers
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has re-assigned forward Jeff Ulmer, defenseman Mike Mottau and goaltender Vitali Yeremeyev to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Ulmer, 23, has tallied three goals and registered six penalty minutes in 13 games with the Rangers this season. Upon being recalled to New York on February 5th, the right-winger had scored 11 goals and 14 assists for 25 points in 46 matches with Hartford.
Mottau, 22, was most recently recalled on March 5th but did not dress for the Blueshirts. In eight games with the Rangers this season, Mottau has notched an assist along with two minutes in penalties. The 2000 Hobey Baker Award winner has skated in 59 contests with Hartford, tallying 43 points (10 goals, 33 assists) to lead all defensemen on the club.
Yeremeyev, 25, has posted a 0-4-0 record along with a 4.53 goals-against average and .846 save percentage in four games with the Rangers this season. Prior to being recalled on February 19th, the Russian native has appeared in 25 matches with the Wolf Pack, posting an 11-12-1 record, along with a 2.71 goals against average, a .914 save percentage and two shutouts.