CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that left wing Steve MacIntyre and center Ryan Cuthbert were returned from Hartford of the American Hockey League. The Checkers also announced that Hartford assigned defensemen Rory Rawlyk, Jake Taylor and David Liffiton and forward Dwight Helminen. Charlotte is the ECHL affiliate of Hartford of the AHL and the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League.
Taylor opened the season with Charlotte and had two assists, 29 penalty minutes and a plus-minus rating of +7 in nine games before going to Hartford where he had two assists and 105 penalty minutes in 31 games.
Cuthbert has 26 points (7g-19a) in 31 games with Charlotte and he had one assist in 11 games with Hartford.