NHL Hockey

New York Rangers (46-27-9)


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vs. NJ 
W 6-3
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@ Phi 
L 3-5
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vs. Pit 
L 1-3
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vs. Pit 
L 0-5
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@ Pit 
L 3-6
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Winds of change coming to Rangers after early playoff exit

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) Change is coming to the New York Rangers, and it probably will hit the core group that carried the team deep into the Stanley Cup playoffs the past two seasons.

It's the price of failing miserably when expectations are high.

After reaching the Stanley Cup Final in 2014 and making the Eastern Conference Final last year, coach Alain Vigneault felt Ryan McDonagh, Henrik Lundqvist, Dan Girardi, Rick Nash, Marc Staal, Derek Stepan, Derick Brassard and Mats Zuccarello had one more chance to grab the Cup. His hopes were buoyed by the addition of Eric Staal at the trading deadline.

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Leaders
Points: M. Zuccarello61
Plus/Minus: R. McDonagh26
Shots on Goal: E. Staal199
PIM: T. Glass66
Win: H. Lundqvist35
Shutouts: H. Lundqvist4
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 233 (7)
Shots: 2336 (26)
PP%: 18.6% (14)
Penalty Minutes: 704 (26)
Assists: 383 (8)
SH Goals: 3 (26)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Washington 56 18 8 120
x-Pittsburgh 48 26 8 104
x-NY Rangers 46 27 9 101
x-NY Islanders 45 27 10 100
x-Philadelphia 41 27 14 96
Carolina 35 31 16 86
New Jersey 38 36 8 84
Columbus 34 40 8 76
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 215 (16)
Shots Against: 2494 (12)
PK%: 78.2% (26)
Penalty Minutes: 678 (29)
Shutouts: 5 (17)
Sv%: 0.914 (13)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/20 J. Megna Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 D. Paille Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 N. Jensen Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 C. Brown Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 M. Bodie Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 C. Summers Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/20 R. Graves Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/17 R. Diaz Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/14 M. Hellberg Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
4/13 M. Hrivik Called up from minors from Hartford-AHL
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