ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies announced that defenseman Vince Macri has been recalled to Bridgeport of the American Hockey League. Atlantic City is the ECHL affiliate of Bridgeport of the AHL and the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League.
Macri is tied with Brian Fahey for the scoring lead among Bullies defensemen with 11 points (4g-7a) in 23 games. The 23-year-old Macri, who signed a contract with the Islanders on August 30, attended training camp with Bridgeport prior to his assignment to Atlantic City on October 13.
Macri, who played four seasons at Brown University, played three games for Bridgeport at the end of 2003-04, registering one assist.