How to watch Rangers vs Penguins clash on ESPN+ and more

How to watch New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins season finale as the game will be a national broadcast on ESPN+.

NYR: 45-20-6 (96 POINTS)
PIT: 41-20-10 (92 POINTS)

THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2022 – 7:00 PM ET, MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
TV: ESPN+, HULU
RADIO: ESPN 98.7 FM

Rangers last game: 3-1 win over New Jersey Devils

How to watch Rangers vs Penguins (plus listening and streaming info)

Tonight’s game will be a national product featured on ESPN+ and HULU (premium streaming services).

Note: MSG Networks will have pregame and postgame coverage for the game against Pittsburgh tomorrow night on MSG. The network will also have pregame and postgame coverage for the other two remaining regular season national exclusive telecasts to keep fans close to the action down the stretch run – April 13th at Philadelphia on MSG and April 23rd at Boston on MSG2.

You can purchase ESPN+ on its own or as a bundle with Disney+ and Hulu. You can only watch them on a streaming device such as a SmartTV. The service is also available through AppleTV, ROKU, FireTV, and more.

Per ESPN+ FAQ:

You can get an ESPN+ subscription for $6.99 per month, or save over 15% with an ESPN+ Annual Plan at $69.99 per year. You can also bundle ESPN+ with Disney+ and Hulu for $13.99 per month.

SiriusXM subscribers can listen to the game on Channel 91.

New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins

All-Time: 134-118-23-16 (75-55-9-8 at home; 59-63-14-8 on the road)

The Rangers have picked up points in five of their last six against the Penguins at MSG (4-1-1).

Rangers career stats vs Penguins:

Artemi Panarin – 22 GP, 12G-17A—29P – Panarin has recorded points in eight of his last 10 games against the Penguins (3G-11A). He has recorded a point in 17 of his 22 games against Pittsburgh and a multi-point game in nine of his 22 games. This season, Panarin has three assists in three games against the Penguins.

Chris Kreider – 34 GP, 9G-13A—22P – Kreider has notched points in six of his last nine games against the Penguins (5G-4A). Kreider has recorded three goals and two assists for five points and a plus-4 in three games this season against Pittsburgh.

Mika Zibanejad – 29 GP, 7G-12A – 19P – Zibanejad has six points in his last five games against the Penguins, including a three-assist outing on March 25 against them.

Igor Shesterkin – 8 GP, 4-3-1 with a 2.38 GAA and a .914 SV%.

Per New York Rangers Game Notes

how to watch rangers vs penguins
Mar 29, 2022; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) celebrates with center Andrew Copp (18) after scoring a goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period at PPG Paints Arena. The Rangers won 3-2.Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Rangers key notes:

inKREIDERable: Chris Kreider set a team record for single-season PPG (25) and GWG (10) vs NJ.

Resilient Rangers: New York is 16-6-3 following a loss this season.

Comeback Kids: The Blueshirts are tied for 1st in comeback wins at 24.

Rangers Milestones within reach

Mika Zibanejad is 1 overtime goal away from tying Cecil Dillon, Butch Keeling and Brian Leetch (7 each) for the most overtime goals by a player in Rangers history.

Artemi Panarin is 1 game from 500 in his career.

Barclay Goodrow is 1 games from 400 in his career.

Frank Vatrano is 2 goals away from 100 in his career.

Ryan Strome is 1 points from 350 in his career.

Justin Braun is 4 points from 200 in his career.

Rangers Special Teams

  • NYR PP is running at 26.84% (NHL Rank 2)
  • NYR PK is working at 81.28% (NHL Rank 9)

*Some Stats and Info courtesy New York Rangers. Other team stats available on Forever Blueshirts.

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