The Rangers and Sabres head outdoors to Citi Field for the 10th edition of the Winter Classic.
1 Not Their First Rodeo
The Rangers are 3-0-0 all-time in outdoor games and are the only team that has won three outdoor games in NHL history.
They defeated the Flyers in the 2012 Winter Classic and took down the Islanders and Devils as part of the 2014 Stadium Series.
On the other side, the Sabres played in the first Winter Classic in 2008, losing 2-1 to the Penguins in a shootout.
2 Winter Wonderland
3 Remember When...
In addition to their three outdoor game wins, the Rangers also played an exhibition game outdoors.
Back in 1991, the Rangers defeated the Kings, 5-2, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
4 All Hail the King!
Henrik Lundqvist is 3-0-0 in outdoor games with a 2.00 GAA and a .933 SV%.
He enters Monday’s game with 422 career wins and is one away from tying Tony Esposito for eighth place all-time on the NHL wins list.
5 No "I" In Team
The Rangers are the only team that has at least 14 players with 13 or more points this season.
Their balanced attack and depth have been key to their success this season.
Mats Zuccarello has 15 points the last 18 games (five goals, 10 assists) and now leads the team in points (29) and assists (21) this season.
In two career outdoor games, Zucc has two goals and one assist.