Pregame Notes: Rangers at Ottawa

2011-12 Season Game No. 14 at Scotiabank Place

Wednesday, 11.09.2011 / 12:01 AM / News
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Pregame Notes: Rangers at Ottawa
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Tonight's Game
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The Rangers face-off against the Ottawa Senators tonight at Scotiabank Place (7:30 p.m.), in their second of four meetings this season. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and sixth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 7-3-3 (17 pts). The Rangers enter tonight's contest having defeated the Winnipeg Jets, 3-0, on Sunday at Madison Square Garden to close out their six-game homestand with a 4-1-1 record. New York improved to 7-2-1 in their last 10 games, including wins in their last four contests. The Senators enter the contest with a 7-7-1 (15 pts) record to rank 10th in the Eastern Conference, and have lost their last three games. Following tonight's contest, the Rangers will face-off against the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday, Nov. 11, at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m.), before leaving for a four-game road trip.

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Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised on MSG Network, with pregame coverage beginning at 7 p.m. You can also catch the radio broadcast on 1050 ESPN Radio and on satellite radio at XM 92.

All Time -- Rangers vs. Senators
Overall: 32-33-3-3
At MSG: 14-20-0-2
At Ottawa: 18-13-3-1

2011-12 Rangers vs. Ottawa
Oct. 29 Rangers 4, Senators 5 (OT) at MSG
Nov. 9 Rangers vs. Senators at Ottawa
Jan. 12 Rangers vs. Senators at MSG
March 8 Rangers vs. Senators at Ottawa

Upcoming Regular-Season Schedule
Nov. 9 Rangers at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 11 Rangers vs. Carolina at MSG, 7 p.m.
Nov. 15 Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m.
Nov. 19 Rangers at Montreal, 7 p.m.
Nov. 23 Rangers at Florida, 7:30 p.m.

Injuries


* Marc Staal has missed 13 games after being put on the Injured Reserve list on Oct. 5 due to a concussion.

* Mike Rupp has missed six games due to a knee injury, suffered on Oct. 24.

* Wojtek Wolski has missed two games due to a groin injury, suffered on Nov. 3.

* The Rangers have lost 30 total man-game to injuries or illness this season.