Pregame Notes: Rangers at Carolina

2010-11 Season Game No. 62 at RBC Center

Tuesday, 02.22.2011 / 12:01 AM / News
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Pregame Notes: Rangers at Carolina
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Tonight's Game
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The Rangers will face-off against the Carolina Hurricanes tonight at RBC Center (7:00 p.m.), in their fourth game in six days. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and seventh in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 31-26-4 (66 pts). The Rangers enter tonight's contest having been defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers, 4-2, on Sunday at Madison Square Garden, and are now 2-1-0 in their last three home games. The Hurricanes enter the contest with a 28-24-8 (64 pts) record to rank eighth in the Eastern Conference, and have lost seven of their last 10 games (3-5-2). Following tonight's contest, the Rangers will face-off against the Washington Hurricanes on Friday, Feb. 25, at Verizon Center (7:00 p.m.), in their second of three consecutive games vs. Southeast Division opponents.

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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 Radio and on satellite radio at XM 206.

All Time – Rangers vs. Hurricanes
Overall: 54-48-7-2
At MSG: 34-17-4-2
At Hartford/Carolina: 20-31-3-0

2010-11 Rangers vs. Carolina
Oct. 29 Rangers 3, Hurricanes 4 at MSG
Jan. 5 Rangers 2, Hurricanes 1 (OT) at MSG
Jan 20 Rangers 1, Hurricanes 4 at Carolina
Feb. 22 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina

Upcoming Regular-Season Schedule
Feb. 22 Rangers at Carolina, 7 p.m.
Feb. 25 Rangers at Washington, 7 p.m.
Feb. 27 Rangers vs. Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.
March 1 Rangers vs. Buffalo, 7 p.m.
March 3 Rangers vs. Minnesota, 7 p.m.

Injuries

* Derek Boogaard has missed 31 games with a shoulder injury.

* Alex Frolov has missed 18 games with a knee injury.

* Ruslan Fedotenko has missed 13 games with a shoulder separation and appendectomy.

* Chris Drury has missed seven games with a knee injury.

* The Rangers have lost 230 total man-games to injuries or illness this season.