Rissanen has been reassigned to AHL Charlotte. While Rissanen was called up to the parent club Tuesday, he ultimately wasn't needed in an overtime win against the Avalanche on Wednesday. He's an organizational depth option for the Hurricanes at this juncture.
Rissanen was recalled by the Hurricanes on Tuesday. Rissanen will serve as the Hurricanes seventh defender for the final five games of their seven game road trip, starting Wednesday night against the Avalanche. The 24-year-old defender tallied 11 points (one goal, 10 assists) in 52 games with AHL Charlotte last season.
Rasmus Rissanen (knee) signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Hurricanes on Wednesday.
Rasmus Rissanen (knee) skated with the Hurricanes on Saturday morning.
Rasmus Rissanen will miss 3-4 weeks with an MCL injury.
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