Originally written on The Rangers Tribune  |  Last updated 11/8/14

As many of us here on the blog expected, the New York Rangers have recalled defenseman Tim Erixon from the Connecticut Whale of the AHL this morning. 

#NYR have officially recalled defenseman Tim Erixon from @CTWhale

— New York Rangers (@thenyrangers) March 17, 2012

Erixon has not been told by the coaching staff that he will be in the lineup tonight yet, but I presume that he will since Steve Eminger is unlikely to play. Also, why would they recall him just to have him sit in the press box? 

Back with Rangers-Avalanche pregame in a bit...

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