THREE'S COMPANY - The Chris Kreider-Derek Stepan-Mats Zuccarello line has tallied 27 points (11 goals, 16 assists) over the last eight games (including tonight). The three players have registered 51 points - including 19 goals - in the Rangers' 19 games since Dec. 1. Zuccarello has registered an assist on 11 of Kreider's last 12 goals, dating back to Dec. 3 vs. Carolina.
SHOOTING GALLERY - The Rangers registered 36 shots on goal in tonight's contest. The Blueshirts have recorded at least 30 shots on goal in each of the last two games and in five of the last eight contests.
FULL HOUSE - Tonight's game was the Rangers' 207th consecutive regular season sellout and the Blueshirts' 248th consecutive sellout (regular season and playoffs combined). The Rangers' sellout streak dates back to Nov. 3, 2011.
Chris Kreider tallied a goal, recorded two shots on goal, and posted a plus-one rating in 18:00 of ice time. He has registered 18 points (13 goals, five assists) in the last 19 games, including 10 points (eight goals, two assists) in the last eight contests. Kreider is tied for the team lead in points this season (31; 17 goals, 14 assists).
J.T. Miller tallied a goal, registered four shots on goal, won four of six faceoffs (66.7%), and posted a plus-one rating. Miller extended his career-high point streak to six games (four goals, five assists over the span). Miller leads the Rangers in games with a point this season (23), and he is tied for the team lead in points in 2016-17 (31; 13 goals, 18 assists).
Ryan McDonagh notched an assist while skating in a game-high 24:55 of ice time. He leads the Rangers in assists this season (24). McDonagh has notched eight points (one goal, seven assists) in the last eight games.
Mats Zuccarello tallied an assist and established a single-game career-high with nine shots on goal in 20:41 of ice time. Zuccarello has tallied 11 assists/points in the last 10 games. He extended his point streak against the Maple Leafs to six games (eight goals, six assists over the span). Zuccarello is tied for the team lead in points this season (31; eight goals, 23 assists).
Pavel Buchnevich recorded an assist in tonight's contest. He has notched a point in each of his last five NHL games, and he has registered nine points (four goals, five assists) in 11 career NHL games.
Adam Clendening tallied an assist, registered four shots on goal, and posted a plus-one rating in 16:48 of ice time. He has recorded an assist/point in each of the last two games (one goal, two assists), and he has registered an assist/point in five of the last eight games he has played (one goal, five assists in those eight contests).