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Islanders Hockey Blog:
The Islanders announced this morning the emergency call up of Sound Tigers defensemen Dylan Reese. The call up came in the wake of defenseman Andrew MacDonald suffering a right leg injury in Tuesday’s 2-1 victory in Buffalo.
Reese appeared in 27 games for the Islanders during the 2010-11 season contributing six assists for six points and was a -12. This season in the AHL Reese leads Sound Tigers defenseman in points (12) and is second on the team in assists (10).
MacDonald is listed as day to day.
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Team Record: 7-11-4
Last Game: 2-1 W @ BUF
Season Series: 0-0-0 of 2
Team Record: 14-8-3
Last Game: 4-1 L vs. PHX
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