Defenseman Joey Keane has been reassigned to the Barrie Colts of the OHL today, cutting the roster to 44 with fourteen days remaining until opening night. The 19 year old defenseman saw his first preseason action with the organization last night, ending up with a -2 plus/minus and 2 shots on goal in 11:26 of ice time.
The 2018 third round pick of the Rangers, had impressed in camp and earned a look despite being a long shot for the opening night roster. He returns to Barrie for his third season after putting up career highs of 12 goals,32 assists and a +45 plus minus last season in just 62 games. He added a further seven assists in 12 post season games.