Rangers Roundup: Barron added, taxi moves, and Reaves on Black History Month

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Nov 8, 2021; New York, New York, USA; New York Rangers right wing Ryan Reaves (75) at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Rangers announced that Morgan Barron has been recalled to the active roster. Additional moves included Tim Gettinger, Lauri Pajuniemi, Tarmo Reunanen, and Jarred Tinordi all being assigned to the Hartford Wolf Pack.

Barron, 23, has one assist in eight games. Currently, Filip Chytil is a game-time decision against the Florida Panthers.

Ryan Reaves on Black History Month

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Dec 4, 2021; New York, New York, USA; New York Rangers right wing Ryan Reaves (75) at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Wendell Cruz-USA TODAY Sports

New York Rangers forward Ryan Reaves had a special message to all as Black History Month begins.

“How can everyone truly make a difference on Black History Month? It’s simple,” Reaves said. “Educate yourself on the issues at hand. Educate yourself on the problems we have in society. Through education it’s easier to find a solution.”

Well stated.

New York Rangers to celebrate Black History Month

Per the Rangers:

To kick off Black History Month, the New York Rangers, along with presenting partner Chase, will highlight the trailblazers who broke barriers and continue to lead the global fight for racial equality with Black History Night on Tuesday, February 1, when the Blueshirts take on the Florida Panthers at 7:00 PM at Madison Square Garden.

Throughout Black History Month, the Rangers will amplify their commitment to diversity and inclusion in the game by developing original content to recognize current and former Black NHL players and those who blazed the trail for a better game. In a cohesive effort with the NHL, the Rangers will continue to inspire and elevate the message that hockey is for everyone.

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