Checkers Claim Lindsay, Rangers Reassign Pikkarainen

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that they have claimed goaltender Evan Lindsay off waivers from the Pensacola Ice Pilots.The Checkers also announced that the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League have reassigned defenseman Hannu Pikkarainen to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

The 26-year-old Lindsay is 0-7-1 with a goals-against average of 4.67 and a save percentage of .890 in nine games with Pensacola.

The Checkers are the ECHL affiliate of the Rangers of the NHL and the Wolf Pack of the AHL.

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