Ryan Strome in COVID protocol; Rangers recall Greg McKegg
UPDATE: Ryan Strome (COVID-19 protocol-related absence) will be unavailable for tomorrow’s game at Montreal. The team has recalled Greg McKegg from Hartford.
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Based on this, Filip Chytil will get the 2C spot, with Kevin Rooney moving to 3C and McKegg in the 4C role. It seems odd that Morgan Barron wasn’t recalled, but given this is a short term recall, they may not want to yo-yo him.