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RANGERS: BRING ON THE FLYERS

Game PreviewBY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK RANGERS at PHILADELPHIA FLYERS
Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ET
Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA
Rangers:
 28-18-5 (61 pts)
Flyers: 23-18-8 (54 pts)

*See the attached document for additional information on all Rangers players

TOMORROW’S GAME

The Rangers play their 52nd game of the 2015-16 season tomorrow, Feb. 6, against the Philadelphia Flyers in a Metropolitan Division matchup at Wells Fargo Center (1:00 p.m. ET – TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Blueshirts are in second place in the Metropolitan Division. The Rangers have earned at least one point in 10 of their last 16 games (9-6-1), including nine of their last 14 games (8-5-1) and eight of their last 12 games (7-4-1). The Blueshirts enter the contest with a 28-18-5 record this season (61 points). Continue reading

RANGERS: HAVIN’ A MINNY WILD TIME AT MSG

Post Game NotesBY: The New York Rangers

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–        HOME COOKING – The Rangers extended their winning streak at home to four games and their point streak at home to seven games (6-0-1 record). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in nine of their last 10 home contests (8-1-1 record). The Rangers have also posted an 18-4-1 record in their last 23 home games. The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 20 of their last 24 home games (18-4-2 record) and in 21 of 26 home games in 2015-16 (19-5-2 record). The Rangers’ 19 wins and 40 points through 26 home games this season are the most they have recorded in the first 26 home games of one season since 1995-96 (19-2-5; 43 points). Dating back to last season, the Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 51 of their last 65 home contests (44-14-7 record), including 34 of their last 43 home games (30-9-4 record). As of the conclusion of tonight’s game, the Rangers lead the NHL in goals for at home (87) in 2015-16 and have averaged 3.35 goals per game at home this season. The Rangers are tied for second in the NHL in wins and points at home this season. Continue reading

RANGERS: DEVIL OF A TIME IN JERSEY

Post Game NotesBY: The New York Rangers
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–        ON POINT – Rangers defensemen recorded two assists in tonight’s contest. At least one Rangers defenseman has tallied a point on 18 of the team’s last 28 goals, dating back to the third period on Jan. 5 vs. Dallas. Blueshirts defensemen have registered 102 points (23 goals, 79 assists) in 2015-16 and have tallied 45 points (11 goals, 34 assists) over the last 21 games.

–        SHOOTING GALLERY – The Blueshirts recorded 33 shots on goal in tonight’s game, as 14 skaters were credited with at least one shot on goal. New York recorded at least 10 shots on goal in each period of tonight’s contest. The Rangers have registered at least 30 shots on goal in nine consecutive games for the first time this season and have recorded 30 or more shots on goal in 10 of their last 12 contests.

–        FIRST IN SCORE – The Blueshirts have registered the first goal of the game in each of the last two games and in 25 contests this season. Continue reading

RANGERS: BRING ON THE DEVILS

Game PreviewBY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK RANGERS at NEW JERSEY DEVILS
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, 7:00 p.m. ET
Prudential Center – Newark, NJ
Rangers: 27-17-5 (59 pts)
Devils: 25-20-5 (55 pts)

*See the attached document for additional information on all Rangers players 

TODAY’S GAME

The Rangers play their 50th game of the 2015-16 season tomorrow, Feb. 2, against the New Jersey Devils in a Metropolitan Division matchup at Prudential Center (7:00 p.m. ET – TV: MSG 2; Radio: 570 AM). The Rangers are in second place in the Metropolitan Division and third place in the Eastern Conference. New York has also posted the seventh-best record in the NHL thus far in 2015-16. The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in nine of their last 14 games (8-5-1), including eight of their last 12 games (7-4-1) and seven of their last 10 games (6-3-1). The Rangers enter the contest with a 27-17-5 record this season (59 points). Continue reading

RANGERS: ENVIRONMENTALISTS WILL BE MAD. RANGERS KILL BUFFALO

Post Game NotesCaptureBY: The New York Rangers

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–        WINNING WAYS – The Rangers have won four of their last six games (4-2-0), including three of their last four contests (3-1-0). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in nine of their last 14 games (8-5-1), including eight of their last 12 games (7-4-1) and seven of their last 10 contests (6-3-1). Continue reading

RANGERS: HUNTING BUFFALO BEFORE THE BREAK

Rangers Game PreviewBY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK RANGERS vs. BUFFALO SABRES
Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, 7:30 p.m. ET
Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Rangers:
 26-17-5 (57 pts)
Sabres: 19-25-4 (42 pts)

*See the attached document for additional information on all Rangers players (Note: Stats are reflective of games completed on Jan. 23)

TONIGHT’S GAME

The Rangers play their 49th game of the 2015-16 season and conclude a back-to-back set tomorrow, Jan. 25, against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden (7:30 p.m. ET – TV: NBCSN; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in eight of their last 13 games (7-5-1), including seven of their last 11 games (6-4-1) and six of their last nine contests (5-3-1). The Rangers enter the contest with a 26-17-5 record this season (57 points). Continue reading

RANGERS: MOMENTUM LOST AND SCORING WITH IT

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–        SHOOTING GALLERY – The Rangers recorded 35 shots on goal in the contest, as 14 different skaters were credited with at least one shot on goal. The Blueshirts have registered at least 30 shots on goal in seven consecutive games for the first time this season and have recorded 30 or more shots on goal in eight of their last 10 contests.

–        HOT AT THE DOT – New York won 31 of 52 faceoffs (59.6%) in today’s contest. The Rangers have posted a faceoff win percentage of 50.0 or better in each of the last three games and in four of the last six contests. Continue reading