Rissmiller assigned to Hartford
Rissmiller, 30, has appeared in two games with the Rangers this season. He made his Rangers debut on October 11 at Philadelphia after signing with the club as a free agent on July 1. The 6-4, 215-pounder appeared in 79 games with the San Jose Sharks last season, registering eight goals and nine assists for 17 points, along with 30 penalty minutes.
He established a career-high with eight goals, ranked sixth on the Sharks in hits (111) and tied for eighth on the team in even strength points (17). Rissmiller also skated in eight post-season games with the Sharks.