New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has assigned goaltender Jason Missiaen to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Missiaen, 23, dressed as the Rangers’ backup goaltender in each of the last two games. He returns to Hartford where he has posted a 1-1-0 record, along with a 3.54 goals against average and .875 save percentage in two appearances this season. Missiaen made 23 saves in a 4-3 victory while making his season debut with Hartford on October 6 against Albany.
The Chatham, Ontario native signed with the Rangers as a free agent on March 24, 2011. He was originally selected by Montreal as a fourth round choice, 116th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.