Team Signs Fedorov to a NHL Contract; Defenseman Dale Purinton Reassigned to Hartford
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has signed forward Fedor Fedorov to a NHL contract and has recalled him from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL). In addition, the club has also reassigned defenseman Dale Purinton the Wolf Pack.
Fedorov, 24, has skated in five games with the Wolf Pack this season, registering one goal and four assists. He is tied for the team lead in assists (four) and points (five). Fedorov joined the team this morning and participated in the club's on-ice practice. Tomorrow's Rangers practice is scheduled for 10:30 AM at the Madison Square Garden Training Center.