Rangers Recall RW Johan Witehall from Hartford (AHL)
/ New York Rangers
New York Rangers President and General Manager Neil Smith announced today that the club has recalled right wing Johan Witehall from Hartford of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Witehall, 28, has tallied 15 goals and 21 assists for 36 points along with 52 penalty minutes while skating in 63 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL). He has skated in 6 games for the New York Rangers, collecting one goal and one assist for two points this season.
The 6-1, 198-pound right winger has collected 29 goals and 36 assists for 65 points in 125 career games for Hartford.
The native of Goteborg, Sweden was the Rangers eighth choice, 207 overall, in the 1998 June Entry Draft.