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The Rangers will look to pickup their second road win of the season.

NHL: New York Rangers at Anaheim Ducks Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Rangers (4-7-1, 9 points) will end their California road trip tonight as they take on the Anaheim Ducks (5-6-2, 12 points) at the Honda Center.

The Blueshirts are coming off their first road win of the season, a 4-3 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks. Anaheim is coming off a 3-2 loss vs. the Philadelphia Flyers.

Stats of Note

Shots, Shots, Shots!

  • The Ducks are currently surrendering 38.8 shots against per game which is the most in the NHL.
  • The Rangers are currently surrendering 34.8 shots against per game which is the third most in the NHL.

Recent Scoring Leaders

  • Hampus Lindholm has tallied seven points in his last 10 games for the Ducks, leading the team in total ice time over that period. Ryan Getzlaf also has six points in his last six games.
  • Mats Zuccarello, Mika Zibanejad and Chris Kreider each have nine points in the last 10 games for the Rangers.

Here are the projected lineups for both squads.

Anaheim Ducks

Rickard RakellRyan GetzlafPontus Aberg

Isac LundestromAdam HenriqueJakob Silfverberg

Andrew CoglianoRyan KeslerBrian Gibbons

Ben StreetSam SteelJoseph Blandisi

Hampus LindholmJacob Larsson

Cam FowlerAndy Welinski

Marcus PetterssonBrandon Montour

John Gibson

New York Rangers

Vladislav NamestnikovMika ZibanejadMats Zuccarello

Chris KreiderKevin HayesRyan Spooner

Jimmy VeseyBrett HowdenJesper Fast

Cody McLeodFilip ChytilVinni Lettieri

Marc StaalNeal Pionk

Brady SkjeiTony DeAngelo

Brendan SmithKevin Shattenkirk

Alexandar Georgiev


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