News: Rangers Call Up Christian Thomas

Christian ThomasAccording to the AHL website, the Rangers have called up Christian Thomas.

THIS SECTION has most of the goals that Thomas has scored this season for the Whale.

Thomas has 13 goals and 11 assists in 52 games for the Whale this season. He has 104 shots on goal and eight points in his last nine games.

Note: Christian Thomas Had Two Assists and an Goal Last Night

Christian ThomasIn the Whale’s 4-1 win over St John last night, Christian Thomas had an empty net goal and two assists.

Thomas was a plus three and both of his assists were primary assists.

On the season, Thomas has ten goals and ten assists.

In his last 15 games, Thomas has two goals and three assists and 34 shots.

Leslie Treff writes at Hockey’s Future that while a lot was expected of Thomas coming into this season, he is still adjusting to the pro game. She notes that has seen extensive PP time and has been getting more ice time as of late.

Thomas’ dad, Steve, spoke to NJ.com, about how important playing in the AHL during the lockout, with all the NHLers playing there, will help Christian in the long run.