Skip to main content
The Official Site of the New York Rangers

Pregame Notes: Rangers at Dallas

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers
Game Preview

Tonight's Game
The Rangers will face-off against the Dallas Stars tonight at American Airlines Center (8:30 p.m.), in the first game of a back-to-back road set. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and seventh in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 23-15-3 (49 pts). The Rangers enter tonight's contest having defeated the Carolina Hurricanes, 2-1, in overtime on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden, to improve to 8-3-1 in their last 12 games at home. The Rangers have now registered a point in 18 of their last 26 games (16-8-2), and eight of their last 10 (6-2-2). The Stars enter the contest with a 24-13-4 (52 pts) record to rank third in the Western Conference, and have won each of their last two games. Following tonight's contest, the Rangers will conclude their back-to-back road set when they face-off against the St. Louis Blues on Saturday, Jan. 8, at Scottrade Center (8:00 p.m.).

Download complete game notes >>*
*(Adobe Acrobat Reader is required. Click here to download Acrobat Reader for free)

Tune In Tonight!
Tonight’s game will be televised on MSG Plus. You can also catch the radio broadcast on AM 970 The Apple and on satellite radio at XM 207.

All Time -- Rangers vs. Stars
Overall: 68-37-22-1
At MSG: 37-17-11-0
At Minnesota/Dallas: 31-20-11-1

2009-10 Review -- Rangers vs. Dallas
Jan. 6 Rangers 5, Stars 2 at MSG

2010-11 Rangers vs. Dallas
Jan. 7 Rangers vs. Stars at Dallas

Upcoming Regular-Season Schedule
Jan. 7 Rangers at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.
Jan. 8 Rangers at St. Louis, 8 p.m.
Jan. 11 Rangers vs. Montreal, 7 p.m.
Jan. 13 Rangers vs. Vancouver, 7 p.m.
Jan. 15 Rangers at Montreal, 7 p.m.


* Vinny Prospal has missed 41 games with a knee injury.

* Derek Boogaard has missed 11 games with a shoulder injury.

* Ryan Callahan has missed eight games with a broken hand.

* Erik Christensen has missed three games with a sprained knee.

* The Rangers have lost 127 total man-games to injuries or illness this season.
View More