5 Things to Know: Rangers vs. Flames

BY: DAVID KOLB

NEW YORK RANGERS (32-18-1) vs. CALGARY FLAMES (27-24-3)
Game coverage begins at 1:30 PM on MSG

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  • New York is 5-5-0 in their last 10 games.
  • The Blueshirts are 14-11-1 on their home ice this season.

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DID YOU KNOW?

The Rangers have a 44-54-15-1 record in 114 games against the Flames.

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  • The 2009 first-round pick has produced 36 points in 45 games this season.
  • The Boxford, Massachusetts native tallied an assist in his first game against the Flames on Nov. 12.

Ranger Fans Are Seeing a New Kreider This Year

DID YOU KNOW?

Kreider has scored at least 20 goals over his last three seasons in the NHL.

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“It’s just a matter of putting everything together and getting a timely goal and a timely save. If we do do that, then I’m very confident we’re going to be in good shape.”

Rangers coach Alain Vigneault regarding his club’s play on their home ice.

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DID YOU KNOW?

AV recorded seven points in 42 games in his NHL career.

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The Rangers are 4-0-1 over their last five games against the Flames, including a 4-1 win in their first meeting in November.

Joe Micheletti explains how Michael Grabner was all over the ice the Rangers' win over the Flames.

DID YOU KNOW?
Four different Blueshirts scored earlier this season in the win over Calgary.
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The Rangers talk about improving their play at The Garden with their upcoming four-game homestand.

Ryan McDonagh, Mika Zibanejad and Marc Staal stress the importance of translating their recent success on the road to their home ice at The Garden when they take on the Calgary Flames.