Post-game notes courtesy of the Rangers:
Devils 4, Rangers 0.
Team Notes:– The Rangers were defeated by the New Jersey Devils, 4-0, tonight at Prudential Center, in there second of three straight divisional matchups. – The Blueshirts are now 2-5-0 overall (4 pts), including a 2-5-0 mark on the road. – The Rangers out-shot the Devils, 22-19, including a 10-3 advantage in the third period. – New York was credited with 24 hits in the contest, with eight player registering two or more hits.
Player Notes:– Brian Boyle registered four shots and won 9-13 faceoffs (69%) in 15:16 of ice time. His four shots and nine faceoff wins both tied for the game-high. – Justin Falk and Benoit Pouliot tied for the game-high with four hits apiece. Falk also logged a season-high, 14:53 of ice time. – Anton Stralman led all skaters with a season-high, 23:29 of ice time. – Henrik Lundqvist made 15 saves and is now 2-4-0 overall, including a 2-4-0 mark on the road this season.
Team Schedule:– Sunday, Oct. 20 – Off – Monday, Oct. 21 – Practice, 11:00 a.m. at MSG Training Center – Next Game – Thursday, Oct. 24 at Philadelphia (7:00 p.m. ET – TV: MSG Network)