The Rangers journey to Buffalo for a pair of video games in opposition to the lowly Sabres. Buffalo lastly snapped their dropping streak at 18 video games, beating the Flyers handily final night time. That is excellent news for the Rangers, who now can’t probably be the crew that has a let down recreation and arms Buffalo their first win in ceaselessly. The dangerous information is that that is nonetheless a entice recreation.
Buffalo is probably going relieved their dropping streak is over, however that doesn’t imply they will sit again and let the Rangers stroll throughout them. Given the current pattern for the Rangers to take just a few intervals off, that would come again to chew them in opposition to a crew seeking to begin a distinct form of streak.
The Rangers do want factors to remain related within the race. Buffalo is a crew they should beat and get these “simple” two factors.
Dylan Cozens-Victor Olofsson-Sam Reinhart-Kyle Okposo
Taylor Corridor-Casey Middlestadt-Tage Thompson
Jeff Skinner-Curtis Lazar-Riley Sheahan
Tobias Rieder-Cody Eakin-Steven Fogarty
Jacob Bryson-Rasmus Ristolainen
Rasmus Dahlin-Henri Jokiharju
Colin Miller-Brandon Montour
Dustin Tokarski will get the beginning.
Chris Kreider-Mika Zibanejad-Pavel Buchnevich
Artemi Panarin–Ryan Strome–Kaapo Kakko
Alexis Lafreniere–Filip Chytil–Julien Gauthier
Phil Di Giuseppe-Kevin Rooney–Colin Blackwell
Ryan Lindgren–Adam Fox
Ok’Andre Miller-Jacob Trouba
Libor Hajek–Brendan Smith
Igor Shesterkin will get the beginning.
Scratches/Accidents: Jack Johnson (sports activities hernia), Brett Howden (COVID protocol)
Loopy Prediction: This isn’t a entice recreation.
Sport time is 7pm.