The Rangers conclude the 2016-17 regular season against the Penguins at The Garden.
1 WHERE THEY STAND
- Tonight the Rangers host the Pittsburgh Penguins for the fifth meeting this season
- New York is 3-4-3 in the last 10 games
- The Blueshirts are 20-16-4 at The Garden in 2016-17
- The Rangers have clinched the first Wild Card slot in the Eastern Conference and will face the Montreal Canadiens in the opening round of the NHL playoffs
2 WHO'S HOT
- Rangers’ forward Chris Kreider picked up an assist Saturday in the Rangers’ 3-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators
- The 25-year-old left wing leads the Blueshirts in goals scored this season with 28 in 75 games
- Kreider has a goal and an assist in four games vs. the Penguins this season
3 SAY WHAT?
“If I look at it from a positive aspect our goaltender got a lot of work so at the end of the day we’ve got one more game and then we’re trying to get ready for the playoffs.”
— Rangers’ coach, Alain Vigneault following Saturday’s 3-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators
4 DID YOU KNOW?
Penguins’ coach, Mike Sullivan served as an assistant coach for the Rangers for four seasons (2009-10 to 2012-13).