Pregame Notes: Rangers at Philadelphia

2010-11 Season Game No. 79 at Wells Fargo Center

Sunday, 04.03.2011 / 12:35 AM / News
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Pregame Notes: Rangers at Philadelphia
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Today's Game
NYR AT PHI
The Rangers will begin their 18th and final back-to-back set when they face-off against the Philadelphia Flyers today at Wells Fargo Center (12:30 p.m.), in the final road game of their 2010-11 regular season schedule. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and eighth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 41-32-5 (87 pts). The Rangers enter today's contest having been defeated by the New York Islanders, 6-2, on Thursday at Nassau Coliseum, and are now 8-3-1 in their last 12 contests. The Flyers enter the contest with a 46-22-10 (102 pts) record to rank first in the Eastern Conference, and have lost three of their last four games. Following today's contest, the Rangers will face-off against the Boston Bruins in an Original Six match-up on Monday, Apr. 4, at Madison Square Garden (7:30 p.m.), to close out their back-to-back set.

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Today's game will be televised nationally on NBC. You can also catch the radio broadcast on 1050 ESPN Radio and on satellite radio at XM 205.

All Time – Rangers vs. Flyers
Overall: 109-107-37-7
At MSG: 57-47-23-4
At Philadelphia: 52-60-14-3

2010-11 Rangers vs. Philadelphia
Nov. 4 Rangers 1, Flyers 4 at Philadelphia
Dec. 18 Rangers 1, Flyers 4 at Philadelphia
Jan. 16 Rangers 2, Flyers 3 at MSG
Feb. 20 Rangers 2, Flyers 4 at MSG
March 6 Rangers 7, Flyers 0 at MSG
April 3 Rangers vs. Flyers at Philadelphia

Upcoming Regular-Season Schedule
April 3 Rangers at Philadelphia, 12:30 p.m.
April 4 Rangers vs. Boston, 7:30 p.m.
April 7 Rangers vs. Atlanta, 7 p.m.
April 9 Rangers vs. New Jersey, 12:30 p.m.

Injuries

* Derek Boogaard has missed 48 games with a shoulder injury.

* Alex Frolov has missed 35 games with a knee injury.

* Chris Drury has missed 24 games with a knee injury.

* Martin Biron has missed 14 games with a fractured collarbone.

* The Rangers have lost 310 total man-games to injuries or illness this season.