Pregame Notes: Rangers at Winnipeg

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Pregame Notes: Rangers at Winnipeg
The Rangers will face-off against the Winnipeg Jets tonight at MTS Centre (8:00 p.m.), as they continue their four-game road trip. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and rank eighth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 13-10-2 (28 pts).
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Tonight's Game
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The Rangers will face-off against the Winnipeg Jets tonight at MTS Centre (8:00 p.m.), as they continue their four-game road trip. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and rank eighth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 13-10-2 (28 pts). The Rangers enter the contest having been defeated by the Buffalo Sabres, 3-1, on Tuesday at First Niagara Center, and are now 5-2-0 in the last seven games. The Blueshirts have registered a point in four of their last six road games (3-2-1). The Jets enter the contest with a 13-11-2 (28 pts) record to rank ninth in the Eastern Conference, and have recorded a point in four straight games (3-0-1). Following tonight's contest, the Rangers will complete their four-game road trip when they face-off against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday, Mar. 16, at CONSOL Energy Center (1:00 p.m.), in a matinee matchup.

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Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised on MSG Plus with pregame coverage beginning at 7:30 p.m. You can also catch the radio broadcast on Bloomberg Radio (AM 1130) and on satellite radio at XM 216.

All Time -- Rangers vs. Jets
Overall: 23-16-1-9
At MSG: 9-10-1-5
At Atlanta/Winnipeg: 14-6-0-4

2013 Rangers vs. Winnipeg
Feb. 26 Rangers 3, Jets 4 at MSG
March 14 Rangers vs. Jets at Winnipeg
April 1 Rangers vs. Jets at MSG

Upcoming Regular-Season Schedule
March 14 Rangers at Winnipeg, 8 p.m.
March 16 Rangers at Pittsburgh, 1 p.m.
March 18 Rangers vs. Carolina, 7 p.m.
March 19 Rangers at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
March 21 Rangers vs. Panthers, 7 p.m.

Injuries

* Marc Staal has missed four games with an injury, suffered on March 5.

* Arron Asham has missed 10 games with an injury.

* Michael Sauer has missed 25 games due to a concussion, suffered on Dec. 5, 2011.

* The Rangers have lost 62 total man-games to injuries or illness this season.