The Rangers have announced that Tim Gettinger has been called up from Hartford.
From the Rangers release:
- Gettinger, 20, has skated in 20 games with the Wolf Pack this season, registering seven goals and four assists for 11 points, along with six penalty minutes.
- Entering today, he is tied for first among AHL rookies in goals in 2018-19.
- In addition, Gettinger is tied for first on the Wolf Pack in goals, is tied for second on the team in shots on goal (42), and is tied for third in power play goals (two) thus far this season.
- The 6-6, 220-pounder played four seasons with the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) prior to beginning his professional career this season.
- Gettinger skated in 242 OHL games during his four seasons with Sault Ste. Marie (2014-15 – 2017-18), registering 91 goals and 96 assists for 187 points, along with a plus-67 rating and 125 penalty minutes.
He was a fifth round pick of the Rangers in 2016.