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GAME NOTES: Rangers at Atlanta Thrashers

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers
Tonight's Game

The Rangers face off against the Atlanta Thrashers tonight at Philips Arena (7:30 p.m.) in the second of back-to-back games. The Blueshirts are currently tied for first place in the Atlantic Division with a record of 15-11-2 and rank fifth in the Eastern Conference with 32 points. The Rangers enter tonight's contest having lost to the Toronto Maple Leafs, 6-2, last night at Madison Square Garden to drop their record to 3-1-0 in the first of back-to-back games. In the second of back-to-backs, New York has posted a 1-2-0 record this season. The Blueshirts have recorded a point in each of their last seven road contests, posting a record of 6-0-1 over the span. The Thrashers, 13-13-1, are currently in 12th place in the Eastern Conference with 27 points and have won two of their last three contests.

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Tune In Tonight!
Tonight's game will be televised on MSG2. For complete local MSG2 channel listings, click here. You can also catch the radio broadcast on WABC (770 AM).

All-Time - Rangers vs. Thrashers
Overall: 13-10-1-5
At MSG: 4-6-1-3
At Atlanta: 9-4-0-2

2007-08 – Rangers vs. Thrashers
Oct. 18 Rangers 3 vs. Thrashers 5 at Philips Arena
Dec. 7 Rangers vs. Thrashers at Philips Arena
Jan. 22 Rangers vs. Thrashers at MSG
Jan. 24 Rangers vs. Thrashers at MSG

Upcoming Regular Season Schedule
Dec. 7 Rangers at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 9 Rangers vs. New Jersey, 5 p.m.
Dec. 12 Rangers at Washington, 7 p.m.
Dec. 16 Rangers vs. Phoenix, 5 p.m.
Dec. 18 Rangers vs. Pittsburgh, 7 p.m.

Recent New York Rangers Games
Last 5 NYR games: 2-3-0
Last 10 NYR games: 5-4-1

* Sean Avery underwent successful wrist surgery on Nov. 29 and has missed four games.

* Paul Mara suffered a shoulder injury on November 29 and has missed three games.

* The Rangers have lost 64 manpower games due to injury or illness this season.
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