Rangers recall Newbury from Connecticut

The Rangers recalled forward Kris Newbury from AHL-affiliate Connecticut Whale for precautionary measures today, according to head coach John Tortorella. Tortorella said he does not expect Newbury to play during Monday's game vs. Boston.

Newbury played 11 games for the Rangers this season, most recently on March 1 against Buffalo, tallying one assist since his debut on Jan. 15.

With the Whale, he has scored 16 goals and notched 42 assists in 67 games.