4 Facts to Know: Rangers at Sharks

The Rangers look to salvage the final game of their road trip tonight against the Sharks in San Jose.

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*Facts Courtesy of the New York Rangers


1 The Last Time They Met ...

The Sharks jumped out to an early lead back on Oct. 23 at The Garden and didn’t look back, as they cruised to a 4-1 win over the Rangers.

Martin Jones made 33 saves in the contest and Mika Zibanejad scored for the Blueshirts.

2 Be Like Mike

Michael Grabner tallied his team-leading 21st goal of the season with a shorthanded goal in Tuesday’s loss to the Ducks.

It’s the second straight season Grabner has scored 20-plus goals for the Blueshirts. The Austrian winger tallied 27 during the 2016-17 campaign.

3 Red-Hot Rick

After breaking a 12-game goalless drought recently, Rick Nash has rediscovered his scoring touch.

The Rangers’ alternate captain has tallied six goals in his last five games, including two at Anaheim.

4 No. 500 for Desharnais?

David Desharnais is one game away from 500 total games in his NHL career.

In 499 career games so far, the center has recorded 276 points (86 goals, 190 assists).