Pregame Analysis

Rangers Must Maintain Road Dominance Against Injured Avs

               With the season coming down to the wire, the Rangers are in Denver, Colorado for the second game of a three-game road trip against the injured Colorado Avalanche. The Blueshirts have won ten of their last eleven games on the road (10:00 P.M. ET, MSG+). Rangers Ranks Avalanche 37-28-4 Record 41-20-8 5th GF/PG 4th 24th GA/PG 6th 5th PP% 20th 21st PK% 14th                The Rangers will play the Avalanche in the second game of a back-to-back set. Tuesday night, was a feel-good moment for the entire team. The…

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Pregame Analysis

Rangers Begin Crucial Road Trip in Dallas

               With every game becoming more important than the last, the Rangers begin a crucial three game road trip starting in Dallas (8:30 P.M. ET, MSG2). Rangers Ranks Stars 36-28-4 Record 37-23-8 5th GF/PG 26th 24th GA/PG 2nd 6th PP% 14th 21st PK% 17th                This past Sunday, the Rangers were embarrassed 6-4 by the New Jersey Devils. After taking a 2-1 lead into the second period, the Blueshirts came out completely flat and were outscored 4-0 in the second period. The Rangers would get two garbage time goals and…

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Rangers Playoff Hunt Continues Against New Jersey

               The Rangers will meet the Devils in the “Battle of the Hudson” in what is a pivotal game in the playoff hunt for the Blueshirts (7:00 P.M. ET, MSG). Rangers Ranks Devils 36-27-4 Record 27-28-12 6th GF/PG 25th 22nd GA/PG 28th 5th PP% 24th 20th PK% 11th                Thursday night, Mika Zibanejad had a night that he won’t ever forget. The Rangers defeated the Capitals 6-5 in a wild game that saw Zibanejad register five goals. Zibanejad recorded the hat trick early in the third period, before scoring a…

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Rangers Look to Snap Skid Against Capitals

               After suffering a tough defeat to the defending Stanley Cup champions, the Rangers will take on the Metropolitan Division leading Washington Capitals (7:00 P.M. ET, MSG). Rangers Ranks Capitals 35-27-4 Record 40-20-6 7th GF/PG 4th 20th  GA/PG 17th 5th PP% 17th 20th PK% 4th                Tuesday night, the Rangers suffered a third consecutive defeat after falling 3-1 to the St. Louis Blues. In a highly contested game, the Rangers took a first period lead on a power-play goal from Mika Zibanejad. However, Blues goalie Jordan Binnington would not surrender…

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Rangers Host Defending Stanley Cup Champions

               After suffering two tough defeats to the Philadelphia Flyers, the Rangers look to bounce back as they host the St. Louis Blues (7:00 P.M. ET, MSG). Rangers Ranks Blues 35-26-4 Record 39-17-9 6th GF/PG 10th 19th  GA/PG 7th 6th PP% 4th 20th PK% 18th                On Sunday, the Rangers suffered another defeat to the Philadelphia Flyers by the score of 5-3. Henrik Lundqvist made his first start since early February. Lundqvist allowed five goals on 26 shots. All three of the Rangers goals came on the power-play including two…

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