Stats: Chris Kreider’s Return To The Rangers Lineup

Chris KreiderIn his return to the Rangers lineup, Chris Kreider played a total of 19:18 which was a career high for a non-OT game.

Kreider’s career high was 26-17 in the Rangers 3 OT win over the Capitals in game three of the 2012 playoffs.

He played more than 15 minutes twice during the regular season and playoffs last season. Half of his appearances in the 2012 playoffs were over 15 minutes.

Kreider played 16:47 at even strength and 2:31 on the PP.

He had an assist on Brad Richards’ goal and had two shots on goal and two shots that missed the net. He led the team with six hits and had three takeaways.

Kreider started 5 shifts (35.7%) in the offensive zone, five shifts (35.7%) in the neutral zone and four (28.6%) in the defensive zone.