DEFENSEMAN LEE BALDWIN REJOINS WHALE<
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Reassigned from ECHL Greenville
HARTFORD, November 19, 2011: Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that the parent New York Rangers have reassigned defenseman Lee Baldwin to the Whale from its ECHL affiliate, the Greenville Road Warriors.
After being assigned to the Road Warriors November 3, Baldwin, a second-year pro, was scoreless and +1 in four ECHL games, with five penalty minutes and four shots on goal. In three games this season with the Whale, Baldwin had no points, with a +2 and six shots on goal.
Baldwin was signed as a free agent by the Rangers March 22, 2010, out of the University of Alaska-Anchorage.
The Whale return to action tomorrow, Sunday, November 20, visiting the Providence Bruins for a 4:05 PM game. All the CT Whale Rockin’ Hockey action can be heard live on “The Rock”, 106.9 FM, WCCC, as well as on-line at www.ctwhale.com. The Whale’s next home game is coming up this Wednesday, November 23, as the Portland Pirates invade the XL Center for a 7:00 start. Five-thousand fans at that game receive a Whale rally towel, courtesy of Xfinity.