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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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RANGERS: CLOSING IN ON TOP SPOT AFTER REMOVING JACKETS IN GARDEN

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NEW YORK RANGERS vs. COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS
Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Blue Jackets: 26-28-4 (56 pts)
Rangers: 36-16-6 (78 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • POINT TAKEN – The Rangers extended their point streak to eight games (6-0-2 record over the span), tying a season-high (the Rangers posted an eight-game winning/point streak from Dec. 8 – Dec. 27). New York has earned at least one point in 11 of its last 12 games (9-1-2). The Blueshirts have earned at least one point in 31 of their last 40 games (29-9-2), including 29 of their last 37 games (27-8-2) and 27 of their last 33 contests (25-6-2). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 41 of their last 54 games (35-13-6), including 34 of their last 44 games (30-10-4).
  • RANK AND FILE – As of the conclusion of tonight’s game, the Rangers are tied for first in the NHL – and lead the Eastern Conference – in goal differential (plus-40), tied for second in the NHL in goals per game (3.14), and rank fifth in the NHL in points percentage (.672). New York ranks second in the Eastern Conference – and leads the Metropolitan Division – in points percentage in 2014-15.

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RANGERS: WINNERS OF AN INSTANT CLASSIC

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NEW YORK RANGERS at NEW YORK ISLANDERS
Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, 7:00 p.m. ET
Nassau Coliseum – Uniondale, NY
Rangers: 34-16-5 (73 pts)
Islanders: 37-19-1 (75 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

RELIVE THE GAME WINNER!

TEAM NOTES:

  • The Rangers extended their winning streak to four games, and they won all four games during their four-game road trip. The Blueshirts have won 27 of their last 37 games (27-9-1), including 25 of their last 34 games (25-8-1), 23 of their last 30 contests (23-6-1), and seven of their last nine games (7-1-1). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 38 of their last 51 games (33-13-5), including 31 of their last 41 games (28-10-3).
  • The Rangers rallied from at least two multi-goal deficits to win in regulation for the first time since Oct. 26, 1980 vs. Detroit.

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RANGERS: ACME DEFENSE-IN-A-BOX DOOMS COYOTOES AGAINST ROADRUNNING RANGERS

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NEW YORK RANGERS -5 at ARIZONA COYOTES -1
Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, 8:00 p.m. ET
Gila River Arena – Glendale, AZ
Rangers: 33-16-5 (71 pts)
Coyotes: 20-30-7 (47 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • The Rangers extended their winning streak to three games, and they have posted a 3-0-0 record thus far on their four-game road trip. The Blueshirts have won 26 of their last 36 games (26-9-1), including 24 of their last 33 games (24-8-1), 22 of their last 29 contests (22-6-1), and six of their last eight games (6-1-1). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 37 of their last 50 games (32-13-5), including 30 of their last 40 games (27-10-3).
  • New York has tallied 16 goals over the first three games of its road trip, and has registered at least five goals in each of the three games. The Rangers have tallied at least five goals in three straight games for the first time since Mar. 15 – Mar. 20, 2011, and in three consecutive road games for the first time since Nov. 2 – Nov. 9, 2000. Ten different Blueshirts have tallied a goal over the last three contests.

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RANGERS: “SUPER-GENIUS” VIGNEAULT HOPES TALBOT WILL WYLE THEE COYOTES

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NEW YORK RANGERS at ARIZONA COYOTES
Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, 8:00 p.m. ET
Gila River Arena – Glendale, AZ
Rangers: 32-16-5 (69 pts)
Coyotes: 20-29-7 (47 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers continue their four-game road trip against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena (8:00 p.m. ET —TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). New York has posted a 2-0-0 record on its road trip thus far, and has recorded a point in six of the last seven games (5-1-1). The Blueshirts have won 25 of their last 35 games (25-9-1), including 23 of their last 32 games (23-8-1) and 21 of their last 28 contests (21-6-1). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 36 of their last 49 games (31-13-5), including 29 of their last 39 games (26-10-3). New York has posted a 32-16-5 record this season (69 pts), following a 6-3 win against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, Feb. 12 in Colorado. The Coyotes have posted a 20-29-7 record this season (47 pts) after a 4-2 home loss to San Jose Friday. Continue reading

RANGERS: LET’S TANGO IN DENVER

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NEW YORK RANGERS at COLORADO AVALANCHE
Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, 9:00 p.m. ET
Pepsi Center – Denver, CO
Rangers: 31-16-5 (67 pts)
Avalanche: 22-21-11 (55 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers continue their four-game road trip against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center (9:00 p.m. ET —TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). New York has recorded a point in five of the last six games (4-1-1). The Blueshirts have won 24 of their last 34 games (24-9-1), including 22 of their last 31 games (22-8-1) and 20 of their last 27 contests (20-6-1). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 35 of their last 48 games (30-13-5), including 28 of their last 38 games (25-10-3). New York has posted a 31-16-5 record this season (67 pts), following a 5-4 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday, Feb. 10 in Toronto. The Avalanche enter the contest with a 22-21-11 record this season (55 pts), following a 5-3 loss against the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday, Feb. 8 in Winnipeg. Continue reading

RANGERS: STARS SHINE WITH EXTRA TIME IN THE GARDEN

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NEW YORK RANGERS -2 vs. DALLAS STARS-3
Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, 5:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Stars: 24-21-8 (56 pts)
Rangers: 30-16-5 (65 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TEAM NOTES:

  • The Rangers have earned a point in 24 of their last 33 games (23-9-1), including 22 of their last 30 games (21-8-1) and 20 of their last 26 contests (19-6-1). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 34 of their last 47 games (29-13-5), including 27 of their last 37 games (24-10-3).

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