Originally posted on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 11/1/11
For all the hullaballoo about Sean Avery descending to the AHL, the Connecticut Whale didn't even get a single home game with him on the roster before he was brought back to the New York Rangers through re-entry waivers. Which has to be the most depressing thing to happen to Hartford since ... well, we simply don't have the time ... This doesn't mean Sean Avery Hipster Glasses Night still can't happen down in the minors. Avery is back with the Rangers, passing through re-entry waivers without a claim and officially recalled on Tuesday morning, because winger Mike Rupp's knee is injured and he's going to miss some time. After that, who knows? From Larry Brooks of the NY Post, Rangers Coach John Tortorella: "When Rupp goes out, to me it's the right call to bring Sean back because he fills that role. Sean's best strength are his legs; he's a terrific skater, and a big part of his game is forechecking and playing below the hash marks. "We want him to play to his strengths and work on his play
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