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RANGERS: KINGS CLOCK BLUESHIRTS – YOU CAN’T WIN’EM ALL

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NEW YORK RANGERS -2 vs. LOS ANGELES KINGS -4
Tuesday, Mar. 24, 2015, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Kings: 36-23-14 (86 pts)
Rangers: 46-19-7 (99 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • KILL ZONE – The Rangers were 2-for-2 (4:00) on the penalty kill in the contest. The Blueshirts are 22-for-24 (91.7%) on the penalty kill over the last nine games and are 29-for-32 (90.6%) on the penalty kill over the last 12 contests. The Rangers have not allowed a power play goal in 15 of the last 20 games (48-for-54; 88.9%) and they are 110-for-128 (85.9%) on the penalty kill over the last 48 games.

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RANGERS: TALBOT TO THE RESCUE – RANGERS WIN AGAIN

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NEW YORK RANGERS -2 vs. FLORIDA PANTHERS -1
Sunday, Mar. 15, 2015, 5:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Panthers: 31-23-14 (76 pts)
Rangers: 43-17-7 (93 pts

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • TOP OF THE HEAP – As of the conclusion of tonight’s game, the Rangers have the top record in the Metropolitan Division, the Eastern Conference, and the NHL.

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RANGERS: TALBOT’S COLOGNE AT MSG TONIGHT, “MADE FROM REAL PANTHERS”

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NEW YORK RANGERS vs. FLORIDA PANTHERS
Sunday, Mar. 15, 2015, 5:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Panthers: 31-23-14 (76 pts)
Rangers: 43-17-7 (93 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers conclude a back-to-back set tonight, Mar. 15, against the Florida Panthers at Madison Square Garden (5:00 p.m. ET — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Rangers enter the contest with the top record in the NHL thus far this season. The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 16 of their last 17 games (13-1-3), and have won 13 of their last 16 contests (13-1-2). The Rangers have recorded at least one point in 19 of their last 21 games (16-2-3). The Blueshirts have won 36 of their last 49 games (36-10-3), including 34 of their last 46 games (34-9-3) and 32 of their last 42 contests (32-7-3). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 49 of their last 63 games (42-14-7), including 42 of their last 53 games (37-11-5). The Rangers have posted a 43-17-7 record this season (93 pts), following a 2-0 win last night against the Buffalo Sabres in Buffalo. The Panthers enter the contest with a 31-23-14 record this season (76 pts), following a 2-0 win last night against the Carolina Hurricanes in Carolina. Continue reading

RANGERS: OT POINT LANDS RANGERS BACK IN FIRST

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NEW YORK RANGERS -1 at DETROIT RED WINGS -2 (OT)
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 8:00 p.m. ET
Joe Louis Arena – Detroit, MI
Rangers: 39-17-7 (85 pts)
Red Wings: 36-15-11 (83 pts)

BY: Then New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • POINT TAKEN – New York has earned at least one point in 12 of its last 13 contests (9-1-3) and in 15 of its last 17 contests (12-2-3). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 35 of their last 45 games (32-10-3), including 33 of their last 42 games (30-9-3) and 31 of their last 38 contests (28-7-3). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 45 of their last 59 games (38-14-7), including 38 of their last 49 games (33-11-5).

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RANGERS: PREDATORS HUNTING IN THE GARDEN

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NEW YORK RANGERS vs. NASHVILLE PREDATORS
Monday, Mar. 2, 2015, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Predators: 41-15-7 (89 pts)
Rangers: 38-17-6 (82 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers play their 62nd game of the 2014-15 season against the Nashville Predators at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m. ET — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). New York has earned at least one point in 10 of its last 11 contests (8-1-2), and has won eight of its last 10 contests (8-1-1). The Rangers have recorded at least one point in 13 of their last 15 games (11-2-2). The Blueshirts have won 31 of their last 43 games (31-10-2), including 29 of their last 40 games (29-9-2) and 27 of their last 36 contests (27-7-2). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 43 of their last 57 games (37-14-6), including 36 of their last 47 games (32-11-4). New York has posted a 38-17-6 record this season (82 pts), following a 4-2 loss against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday, Feb. 28 in Philadelphia. The Predators enter the contest with a 41-15-7 record this season (89 pts), following a 4-3 loss against the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday, Feb. 28 in Nashville. Continue reading

RANGERS: INDIGESTION AT THE GARDEN

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NEW YORK RANGERS -2 at PHILADELPHIA FLYERS -4
Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, 8:00 p.m. ET
Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA
Rangers: 38-17-6 (82 pts)
Flyers: 27-25-11 (65 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • KILL ZONE – The Rangers were 3-for-3 (6:00) on the penalty kill in the game. New York has not allowed a power play goal in seven of its last nine games, killing off 22 of its opponents’ 25 power plays over the span (88%). The Rangers are 84-for-99 (84.8%) on the penalty kill over the last 37 contests.
  • SHOOTING GALLERY – The Blueshirts registered 36 shots on goal in the contest, as 15 of 18 skaters recorded at least one shot on goal and seven different skaters recorded three or more shots on goal. New York has been credited with 35 or more shots on goal in five of the last seven games, and in 21 of 61 games this season (34.4% of its contests).
  • HITTING MACHINE – The Rangers were credited with 34 hits in tonight’s game. 12 different Blueshirts registered at least one hit in the contest, while five different skaters recorded four or more hits.
  • BLOCK PARTY – New York recorded 20 blocked shots in the contest, as 12 different skaters were credited with at least one and five different skaters registered two or more.

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RANGERS: COYOTE UGLY – RANGERS TAKE FIRST PLACE

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NEW YORK RANGERS -4 vs. ARIZONA COYOTES -3
Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Coyotes: 20-35-7 (47 pts)
Rangers: 38-16-6 (82 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • POINT TAKEN – The Rangers extended their point streak to a season-high 10 games (8-0-2 record over the span). It is the first time the Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 10 consecutive games since they registered a point in 13 straight contests from Feb. 9 – Mar. 10, 2008 (10-0-3). The Rangers extended their winning streak to four games, and they have posted an 8-0-1 record in their last nine games. New York has earned at least one point in 13 of its last 14 games (11-1-2). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 33 of their last 42 games (31-9-2), including 31 of their last 39 games (29-8-2) and 29 of their last 35 contests (27-6-2). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 43 of their last 56 games (37-13-6), including 36 of their last 46 games (32-10-4).

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