New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has assigned forwards Ryan Bourque, Josh Nicholls, Shawn O'Donnell, and Michael St. Croix, and defenseman Brendon Nash to Hartford of the American Hockey League (AHL). In addition, goaltender Johan Hedberg has been released from his tryout agreement.
The Rangers now have 39 players remaining on their active roster, including three goaltenders, 13 defensemen and 23 forwards. The Blueshirts will return to action when they begin a three-game Western Canada road trip on Monday, September 23, at Calgary.
PLAYERS ASSIGNED TO HARTFORD (AHL) ON 9/18/13:
Defense (1): Brendon Nash
Forward (4): Ryan Bourque, Josh Nicholls, Shawn O'Donnell, Michael St. Croix
PLAYERS RELEASED FROM TRYOUT AGREEMENT ON 9/18/13:
Goal (1): Johan Hedberg
NEW YORK RANGERS ACTIVE ROSTER:
Goal (3): Martin Biron, Henrik Lundqvist, Cam Talbot
Defense (13): Conor Allen, Stu Bickel, Michael Del Zotto, Justin Falk, Dan Girardi, Tommy Hughes, Aaron Johnson, Ryan McDonagh, Dylan McIlrath, John Moore, Marc Staal, Anton Stralman, Danny Syvret
Forward (23): Arron Asham, Brian Boyle, Derick Brassard, Ryan Callahan, Derek Dorsett, Jesper Fast, Carl Hagelin, Micheal Haley, Marek Hrivik, Michael Kantor, Chris Kreider, Danny Kristo, Oscar Lindberg, Brandon Mashinter, J.T. Miller, Dominic Moore, Rick Nash, Benoit Pouliot, Darroll Powe, Taylor Pyatt, Brad Richards, Andrew Yogan, Mats Zuccarello