Game Notes: Rangers at Buffalo Sabres
The Rangers face-off against the Buffalo Sabres today at the HSBC Arena (7:00 p.m.) in the second game of a back-to-back set. The Blueshirts are currently in third place in the Atlantic Division standings with a record of 36-24-9, and rank sixth in the Eastern Conference with 81 points. New York enters the contest having defeated the Bruins, 1-0, in a shootout yesterday at Madison Square Garden and have now earned at least one point in 12 straight contests (9-0-3). The Rangers are 14-3-3 in their last 20 contests dating back to a 4-0 win on January 22 vs. Atlanta. Following today's match, the Rangers will travel to Florida to face-off against the Panthers on Friday, March 14, at the BankAtlantic Center (7:30 p.m.) in the first game of a back-to-back road set. The Sabres, 32-27-10, are currently in fourth place in the Northeast Division standings with 74 points and have lost six of their last eight games. Tonight's game will mark the fourth and final meeting this season.
Download complete game notes >>*
*(Adobe Acrobat Reader is required. Click here to download Acrobat Reader for free)
Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised on Versus. You can also catch the radio broadcast 1050 ESPN New York
All-Time - Rangers vs. Buffalo
At MSG: 31-24-15-2
At Buffalo: 21-41-10-1
2007-08 – Rangers vs. Sabres
Jan. 16 Rangers 2, Sabres 1 at MSG
Feb. 16 Rangers 5, Sabres 1 at MSG
Feb. 23 Rangers 4, Sabres 3 at Buffalo
March 10 Rangers vs. Sabres at Buffalo
Upcoming Regular Season Schedule
March 10 Rangers at Buffalo, 7 p.m.
March 14 Rangers at Florida, 7:30 p.m.
March 15 Rangers at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m.
March 18 Rangers vs. Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.
March 19 Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
Recent New York Rangers Games
Last 5 NYR games: 4-0-1
Last 10 NYR games: 8-0-2
* Paul Mara suffered a facial fracture on Saturday at Buffalo, and has missed six games.
* The Rangers have lost 123 manpower games due to injury or illness this season.