New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has recalled forward Marek Hrivik from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Hrivik skated in five games with the Rangers this season, registering one assist and a plus-three rating. He made his NHL debut on Feb. 21 vs. Detroit and tallied his first career NHL assist/point on Feb. 23 at New Jersey. Hrivik also recorded two shots on goal, posted a plus-one rating, and led all Rangers forwards with 18:18 of ice time on Apr. 9 vs. Detroit.
The 6-2, 205-pounder has skated in 68 games with the Wolf Pack this season, registering 12 goals and 29 assists for 41 points, along with a plus-three rating and 18 penalty minutes. Hrivik has established AHL career-highs in assists and points and is one goal shy of tying his career-high in 2015-16. He is tied for the team lead in assists and ranks second in points this season. Hrivik has recorded a point in nine of his last 13 AHL games, tallying 12 points (five goals, seven assists) over the span.