New York Rangers President, General Manager and Head Coach Glen Sather announced today that forward Chad Wiseman has been reassigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Wiseman, 22, has appeared in 44 matches with the Wolf Pack, registering 16 goals and 17 assists for 33 points, along with 39 penalty minutes. His 16 goals leads the club, while his 33 points rank second. Wiseman leads Hartford with five power play tallies and is tied for the team lead with six game-winning goals.
The left winger made his Rangers/NHL debut on January 8, 2004 when the Blueshirts visitied the Carolina Hurricanes in Raleigh and netted his first NHL goal a week later - on January 15 - vs. Martin Brodeur and the New Jersey Devils. He has appeared in four games with New York this season.
The native of Burlington, Ontario was acquired by the Rangers from the San Jose Sharks on August 12, 2003 in exchange for forward Nils Ekman.