Game Notes: Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers
The Rangers face-off against their division rivals, the Philadelphia Flyers, tonight at the Wachovia Center (7:00 p.m.) in the first game of back-to-back road contests. The Blueshirts are currently tied for fourth place in the Atlantic Division standings with a record of 24-22-6, and rank ninth in the Eastern Conference with 54 points. New York enters the contest having been defeated by the Hurricanes, 3-1, on Tuesday at the RBC Center and have now earned at least one point in five of their last eight contests (4-3-1). The Rangers have posted a record of 4-3-1 in the first game of back-to-back sets. Following today's contest, the Rangers will travel to New Jersey tomorrow, February 1, to take on the Devils at the Prudential Center (7:00 p.m.). The Flyers, 28-16-5, currently sit atop the Atlantic Division standings with 61 points and have won 12 of their last 15 games.
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Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised on MSG. You can also catch the radio broadcast on 1050 ESPN New York.
All-Time - Rangers vs. Flyers
At MSG: 51-43-23-3
At Philadelphia: 47-56-14-1
2007-08 – Rangers vs. Flyers
Nov. 5 Rangers 2 vs. Flyers 0 at MSG
Nov. 15 Rangers 4 vs. Flyers 3 at Philadelphia
Jan. 10 Rangers 2 vs. Flyers 6 at MSG
Jan. 31 Rangers vs. Flyers at Philadelpha
Feb. 9 Rangers vs. Flyers at Philadelphia
March 2 Rangers vs. Flyers at MSG
March 21 Rangers vs. Flyers at Philadelphia
March 25 Rangers vs. Flyers at MSG
Upcoming Regular Season Schedule
Jan. 31 Rangers at Philadelphia, 7 p.m.
Feb. 1 Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
Feb. 3 Rangers at Montreal, 2 p.m.
Feb. 5 Rangers vs. Los Angeles, 7 p.m.
Feb. 7 Rangers vs. Anaheim, 7 p.m.
Recent New York Rangers Games
Last 5 NYR games: 2-2-1
Last 10 NYR games: 4-5-1
* Marcel Hossa has missed the last two games with a back injury.
* The Rangers have lost 91 manpower games due to injury or illness this season.