The Rangers play their 22nd game of the 2020-21 season, conclude a two-game set, and begin a back-to-back set, today, Mar. 6, against the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center (1:00 p.m. ET - TV: MSG Network, Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Blueshirts have won each of the last two games and five of the last seven games (5-2-0 record). The Rangers have also earned at least one point in 10 of the last 15 games (8-5-2 record).
RANGERS VS. DEVILS
- All-Time*: 121-96-27-10 (67-35-20-4 at home; 54-61-7-6 on the road) *Note: All-time record includes games against the Kansas City Scouts from 1974-75 - 1975-76 and the Colorado Rockies from 1976-77 - 1981-82
- 2020-21: The Rangers are playing New Jersey in the fourth of eight games between the two teams and the second of four meetings at New Jersey. The Blueshirts have posted a 1-2-0 record and won the last meeting between the two teams, 6-1, on Mar. 4 at New Jersey. The Rangers' six goals on Mar. 4 were the most the team recorded in a road game at New Jersey (not including the 2014 Stadium Series, which was a Rangers road game at Yankee Stadium) since Oct. 30, 1996. Chris Kreider leads all skaters with four goals and five points in the season series, and he tallied a hat trick on Mar. 4. Pavel Buchnevich has also registered four points (two goals, two assists) in three games. New York is 3-for-8 (37.5%) on the power play thus far in the season series. The Rangers are also scheduled to play against the Devils on the following dates: Apr. 13 (at New Jersey), Apr. 15 (at MSG), Apr. 17 (at MSG), Apr. 18 (at New Jersey). The Rangers are scheduled to play four consecutive team games against the Devils from Apr. 13 - Apr. 18, which will be the most consecutive team games against one opponent in franchise history.