🔹♦️ Game Thread: NYR at Dallas 8:05pm EST - 11/18/23 Nov 20, 2023 19:44:51 GMT -5
Post by PG67 on Nov 20, 2023 19:44:51 GMT -5
The New York Rangers play the 2nd game of a 4-game road stretch tonight...against the Dallas Stars!
(8:05 PM ET - TV: MSGN - Radio: ESPN 1050 AM)
The Rangers have wins in 4-straight and have points in 11-straight games (10-0-1)
The Rangers’ 12 wins through the first 15 games of the season are their most in team history.
They have points in 8 of 9 road games this season (7-1-1) including in 7-straight.
On the road, the Rangers have the most (tied) wins (7), points (15) and have allowed the 4th fewest GA/GP (2.22) on the road.
In the NHL, New York’s 12 wins and 25 points are tied for the 3rd most.
This season, the Blueshirts are 7-1-1 against Western Conference opponents and 3-1-1 against Central Division teams.
The Rangers have the best faceoff percentage in the NHL with a 55.9 percent mark.
New York has been over 50 percent in the faceoff circle in 13 of 15 games.
(THANK YOU, MIKE PECA!)
The Rangers have the NHL’s 2nd best power play percentage (33.3) and have scored power play goals in 12 of their first 15 games.
The Rangers’ 16 power play goals are the 5th most in the league.
The Blueshirts have 6 comeback wins on the year and 4 in the 3rd period, both tied for the 2nd most in the league.
New York has seven players (Kreider, Fox, Gustafsson, Lafreniere, Panarin, Trocheck, Zibanejad) with 10 or more points, tied for the 6th most in the NHL. With Panarin joining Chris Kreider with 10 goals, the Blueshirts are 1 of 3 teams to have multiple 10-goal scorers. Others: Vancouver and Toronto.
The Blueshirts have the allowed the 2nd fewest GA/GP (2.20) in the NHL and have allowed the 4th fewest shots per game in the NHL (27.8).
New York is 9-1-1 when scoring first, tied for the most such wins in the NHL.
The Blueshirts are 6-0-0 when tied after two periods, the best mark in the league.