GAME NOTES: Rangers at Atlanta Thrashers

Thursday, 10.18.2007 / 11:40 AM / News
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GAME NOTES: Rangers at Atlanta Thrashers
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Tonight's Game
The Rangers begin a three game road trip when they face-off against the Atlanta Thrashers tonight at Philips Arena (7:00 p.m.). The teams are meeting for the first time since the Eastern Conference Quarter Finals in last season's Stanley Cup Playoffs. New York was defeated by Ottawa, 3-1, in the second of back-to-back home games Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. The Blueshirts have posted a 2-0-0 record vs. Southeast Division opponents this year. Overall, the Rangers are 2-3-0 thus far and are currently tied for fourth place in the Atlantic Division. The Thrashers, 0-6-0, enter tonight's contest having suffered a 4-0 defeat to the Flyers on Tuesday night in Philadelphia.

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Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised by MSG. You can also catch the radio broadcast on 1050 ESPN New York.

All-Time - Rangers vs. Thrashers
Overall: 13-9-1-5
At MSG: 4-6-1-3
At Atlanta: 9-3-0-2

2007-08 – Rangers vs. Thrashers

Oct. 18 Rangers vs. Thrashers at Philips Arena
Dec. 7 Rangers vs. Thrashers at Philips Arena
Jan. 22 Rangers vs. Thrashers at MSG
Jan. 24 Rangers vs. Thrashers at MSG

Upcoming Regular Season Schedule

Oct. 18 Rangers at Atlanta 7 p.m.
Oct. 20 Rangers at Boston 7 p.m.
Oct. 23 Rangers at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.
Oct. 25 Rangers vs. New Jersey, 7 p.m.
Oct. 27 Rangers vs. Toronto, 7 p.m.

Injuries
* Sean Avery suffered a grade-two shoulder separation of his left shoulder on Oct. 6 and is out for four weeks.

* Marcel Hossa is sidelined on a day-to-day basis with a strained hip flexor.

* The Rangers have lost three manpower games to injury or illness this season.

Ticketing Information
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