Filip Chytil has a lower-body injury and won’t return

11:35PM: David Quinn said after the game, “lower-body, day to day. Probably have to call someone up.” 9:41PM: Filip Chytil suffered a lower-body injury in the first period against Dallas and won’t return to tonight’s game. Chytil played 5:32 in the first period with his last shift ending with 1:56 remaining. The Rangers are not carrying any spare players so they would be allowed to call someone up from Hartford…

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Rangers call up Filip Chytil and Ryan Lindgren from Hartford

The Rangers have announced that Filip Chytil and Ryan Lindgren have been called up from Hartford. From the Rangers release: Chytil, 20, has skated in nine games with the Wolf Pack this season, registering three goals and six assists for nine points, along with a plus-nine rating and two penalty minutes. Lindgren, 21, has skated in nine games with the Wolf Pack this season, registering one goal and one assist…

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Filip Chytil scratched against the Sabres

Filip Chytil will be a healthy scratch tonight against the Sabres and Connor Brickley will take his place in the lineup. (Brooks, Stephenson) The Rangers will continue to go with 11 forwards and 7 defensemen. David Quinn said of the decision to sit Chytil (NYR): “I think Fil’s play has slipped a little bit. One of the things that all young players need to learn is to consistently compete and…

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Chytil scratched against the Blues

6:51PM: On MSG, Quinn said that it was an easy decision to sit Chytil and that “part of development isn’t just throwing people out there and letting them play, part of it is learning accountability and that certain things are not negotiable and he and I have talked about that and he has let a few things slip in his game that just can’t happen and sometimes it’s good to…

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Filip Chytil finally scored a goal

On Monday night, Filip Chytil scored his first goal of the season en route to putting 6 shots on net in 14:08. Prior to last night Chytil had only had 3 assists, and a minus three rating, in 17 games with 21 shots on goal and an average of 12:05 per game. Chytil played part of last night’s game on the wing with Mika Zibanejad and Vlad Namestnikov and said…

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