Rangers @ Hurricanes (Games 22)

The New York Rangers (13-5-3) visit the Carolina Hurricanes (8-14-4) at RBC Center tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 92

Probable Lines:

Del Zotto-Sauer

Martin Biron – 3-1-0, 1.68 gaa, .930 sv%, 1 so.

Cam Ward – 8-11-3, 3.05 gaa, .910 sv%, 1 so

Opponent Notes:
– The Hurricanes have lost four straight including new coach Kirk Muller’s debut on Tuesday.

For more game notes click the “Read More” tab below.

– The Hurricanes have been outscored 31-19 in losing seven of nine at home this season.

– Cam Ward is 0-3-1 with a 2.74 GAA during the four game losing streak, though he’s 4-1-2 with a 2.22 GAA in his last seven starts against the Rangers.

– Eric Staal has scored just five goals in the first 26 games this season and is a -18.

– Jeff Skinner leads the Hurricanes in goals (10), assists (12) and points (22).

– Off-season free agent signee Tomas Kaberle is goalless on the season with a -12.

2011-12 Season Series:
Nov. 11 Rangers 5, Hurricanes 1 at MSG
Dec. 1 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
March 1 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
March 13 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at MSG

Opponent Blog:
Shutdown Line

Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at [email protected].

Arrow to top