Rangers Recall Goaltender Johan Holmqvist from Hartford (AHL)
/ New York Rangers
New York President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has recalled goaltender Johan Holmqvist from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Holmqvist, 22, posted a 0-1-0 mark in one match with the Rangers this season. The netminder turned aside 29 of 33 shots faced against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday, October 27, posting a 4.00 goals-against average and a .879 save percentage.
In five matches with Hartford this season, the Tolfta, Sweden native posted a 3-1-0 record with a 2.44 goals-against average and .917 save percentage.