"Lias Andersson has received limited playing time in the NHL. "
"Now send the New York Rangers him down to farmarlaget. "
"Even Joel Eriksson Ek is sent down to the AHL. "
"Lias Andersson got the surprising start to the season in the AHL. But in early november he was called up to the New York Rangers again after having made a success in farmarlaget Hartford Wolf Pack. "
"But Andersson has received limited playing time and only made four points, one goal and three assists, in 20 games. "
"Now announcing the New York Rangers as a 20-year-old are sent down to the AHL again. "
"the Rangers chose Andersson, the seventh player overall in the first round of the draft in 2017 and hopes for the swede. 20-year-old was also captain of the JUNIOR team that took silver in last year, and won in may's world CHAMPIONSHIP gold medal with Three Crowns in Denmark."
"Andersson is not the only swede who is sent down to the AHL. Also the Minnesota Wild's Joel Eriksson Ek is sent down to the farmarlaget. "
"– He was sent down to Iowa and hopefully get more ice time. Our goal is that he will make some goals and increase their self-confidence and so on. Then we will see what happens, " says Bruce Boudreau to The Athletic. "
"Just as the Lias Andersson Joel Eriksson Ek has been the captain of the team in the JVM. Eriksson EK, it was two years ago, Andersson so in the last year."