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New York Rangers to open the season vs. Florida Panthers

New York, NY — New York — The New York Islanders announced today that they have signed defenseman Nick Ritchie to a one-year, two-way contract.

The team announced the signing today.

Ritchie, 20, played in 70 games with the Islanders last season, registering 14 goals and 22 assists for 40 points.

He recorded four assists during the playoffs.

Righi will make his Islanders debut tonight against the Florida Panthers.