Rangers reassign Zuccarello to AHL

The Rangers announces today that they have sent forward Mats Zuccarello back to AHL affiliate Connecticut Whale.

In 41 games with the Blue Shirts, Zuccarello notched six goals and 16 assists. The 23-year-old excelled in the shootout with five goals and has been successful on 55.6 percent of his attempts.

Before the Rangers promoted him to the big leagues, Zuccarello had been having a good season for the Whale scoring 13 goals and 12 assists in 33 games.