How to watch Rangers vs Senators, plus today’s matchup notes

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Oct 23, 2021; Ottawa, Ontario, CAN; New York Rangers center Barclay Goodrow (20) scores against Ottawa Senators goalie Matt Murray (30) in the third period at the Canadian Tire Centre. Mandatory Credit: Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports

The New York Rangers will face the Ottawa Senators for the second time this season. Gerard Gallant has stressed he would like to see his team get off to a better start.

Here’s how to watch and listen to today’s game, plus matchup and stats information.

NYR: 31-13-5 (67 POINTS)
OTTT: 18-25-4 (40 POINTS)


Rangers last game: 2-1 shootout loss to Detroit Red Wings

How to watch Rangers vs Senators

Fans can stream tonight’s game using the MSG Go app.

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New York Rangers vs Ottawa Senators

All-Time: 44-48-3-4 (19-27-0-2 at home; 25-21-3-2 on the road)

The last time these two teams played it launched the Rangers season. Down 2-0 late in the third period, a three goal explosion gave the team an exciting win.

Rangers that can expel Senators:

Chris Kreider – 22 GP, 6G-9A—15P – Kreider has points in seven of his last 11 games (2G-6A) against the Senators and has three points (1G-2A) in his last four games against them.

Artemi Panarin – 14 GP, 4G-10A—14P – Panarin has six points (2G-4A) in his last four games against Ottawa and has points in nine of 14 career games against them.

Mika Zibanejad – 8 GP, 7G-3A—10P – Zibanejad has points in six of eight games against the team that drafted him, including a four-point game on Oct. 5, 2019 at Ottawa.

Alexandar Georgiev – 2-1-0, .900 SV%, and 3.00 GAA. Georgiev was in net for the comeback win earlier this season.

Per New York Rangers Game Notes

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Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports

Rangers key numbers

Back on the road: This is the team’s first road game since Columbus on 1/27. New York has won 9 out of its last 15 games away from MSG.

Key Rangers:

Chris Kreider’s 33 goals are tied for 2nd in the NHL, his 17 PPG ranks first.

Adam Fox’s 48 points ranks 3rd in scoring among defensemen.

Artemi Panarin’s 53 points ranks 12th in the NHL.


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. 1 SHG to tie for top 10 in shorthanded goals.

Igor Shesterkin is 1 win away from 50.

Rangers Special Teams

  • NYR PP is running at 26.23% (3rd)
  • NYR PK is working at 83.10% (8th)

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

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