The New York Rangers announced this morning that the team signed 2019 4th round pick Hunter Skinner to his Entry Level Contract.
OFFICIAL: #NYR have agreed to terms with defenseman Hunter Skinner on an entry-level contract. Skinner will join the @WolfPackAHL on an AHL contract for the remainder of the 2020-21 season.— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) March 29, 2021
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Skinner, 19, began the season with the ECHL Utah Grizzlies putting up seven goals and 17 points in 26 games with Utah as the OHL has yet to resume playing due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In his final year in Junior, with the London Knights of the OHL, the Michigan native had 6 goals and 32 points in 62 games. Hunter Skinner will join the Hartford Wolf Pack and play the remainder of the season in the AHL.