Five Assigned To Hartford; Smith Released
The Rangers now have 27 players remaining in training camp, including three goaltenders, nine defensemen and 15 forwards.
The Blueshirts continue their exhibition schedule on Friday at 7 p.m. when the team hosts the New York Islanders at Madison Square Garden.
PLAYERS RELEASED ON 9/26/07
Forward -- Mark Smith
PLAYERS REASSIGNED ON 9/27/07
Goaltenders -- Miika Wiikman
Defense -- Michael Sauer
Forwards -- Dane Byers, Francis Lessard, Lauri Korpikoski
PLAYERS STILL IN TRAINING CAMP
Goaltenders -- Henrik Lundqvist, Al Montoya and Steve Valiquette
Defense -- Dan Girardi, Andrew Hutchinson, Marek Malik, Paul Mara, Thomas Pock, Michal Rozsival, Marc Staal, Jason Strudwick, and Fedor Tyutin.
Forwards -- Artem Anisimov, Sean Avery, Blair Betts, Ryan Callahan, Nigel Dawes, Chris Drury, Brandon Dubinsky, Scott Gomez, Ryan Hollweg, Marcel Hossa, Jaromir Jagr, Colton Orr, Petr Prucha, Martin Straka, and Brendan Shanahan.