4 Facts to Know For Rangers-Oilers

The Rangers conclude a three-game homestand today against Connor McDavid and the Oilers on Military Appreciation Day at The Garden.

Coverage begins at 12:30 PM on MSG & MSG GO. Download free.

*Facts Courtesy New York Rangers

1 Blueshirt Brooms

Last season, the Rangers bested the Oilers (2-0) in their only two matchups on the year for a series sweep!

Can the Rangers extend their dominance in this years campaign?

2 Rangers' Eleven

Over the last 11 games (Since Oct. 17 vs. Pittsburgh), the Rangers are tied for third in the NHL in wins (seven), rank third in the NHL in points (16; 7-2-2 record), and rank second in the NHL in goals (43).

3 High Five

The Rangers enter the contest with a season-high five-game winning streak, dating back to Oct. 31 vs. Vegas. The Blueshirts’ five-game winning streak is the longest active winning streak in the NHL, and it is also tied for the longest winning streak any team has posted in 2017-18.

4 Did You Know?

During the five-game winning streak…

  • The Rangers have outscored their opponents, 22-14.
  • The Blueshirts have tallied at least five goals in three of the five games.
  • Ten different skaters have recorded a goal and 15 different skaters have tallied a point.
  • Eight different skaters have registered four or more points.