5 Things To Know: Rangers vs. Predators

BY: DAVID KOLB

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  • New York is 6-4-0 in the last 10 games.
February 7, 2017: The New York Rangers face the Anaheim Ducks at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
February 7, 2017: The New York Rangers face the Anaheim Ducks at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

DID YOU KNOW?

In their last meeting on December 17, the Rangers bested the Preds, 2-1.

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  • Michael Grabner continued his fantastic season Tuesday, potting two goals against Anaheim.
  • The first-year Rangers forward has four goals and one assist in his past four games.

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DID YOU KNOW?

In his last five tilts, Grabner has netted four goals and has accumulated five points.

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“I think everybody is just exhausted. Maybe we feel like we can play better. But we worked really hard and it paid off.”

–Ranger’s goalie Henrik Lundqvist reflecting back on the Blueshirts big win over Anaheim

DID YOU KNOW?

On October 8 in 2005, Henrik Lundqvist made his NHL debut against the New Jersey Devils.

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  • Jimmy Vesey was selected by Nashville in the third round (66th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

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DID YOU KNOW?

Predators Coach, Peter Laviolette played 12 games with the Rangers during the 1988-89 season.

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Glen Healy explains why Michael Grabner has been so successful this season.