Poll: The Rangers over/under for points this season

RANGERS121Earlier this week, Bovada provided the Rangers over/under line for points this season. (KK)

They had the Rangers over/under set at 95 1/2 points.

  • Last season the Rangers had a record of 45-31-6 and finished with 96 points.

McKeen’s Hockey Guide has the Rangers finishing with 93 points and locking up the fourth spot in the Metro Division, with a record of 41-30-11.

Read: Ryan McDonagh thinks that Ryan Malone can help the Rangers

Ryan Malone9/13/14 | 8:35AM: Ryan McDonagh said yesterday that after training with Ryan Malone in Minnesota during July and August, he believes that he is a player “who can really help us.” (Newsday)

He said that during the workouts Malone showed his work ethic, desire to prove himself and a lot of motivation. (Newsday)

McDonagh adds that Malone could add experience, size and is a well respect player who is “easy to talk to.” He said that he was excited the Rangers were able to work something out with Malone. (Newsday)

Malone said yesterday that he was excited to have the opportunity with the Rangers.

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Watch: Rangers/Sabres highlights from Traverse City

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Read: Ryan McDonagh on potentially being a captain and the importance of the role

CaptainRyan McDonagh said on Friday that he is a player that his teammates can look up to and count on to always bring a good effort and attitude. (Newsday)

McDonagh says that he has progressed as a player and is willing to do “whatever it takes to win.” (Newsday)

He said that the job of being captain goes beyond what happens on the ice and that you are representing the entire organization. He says that he feels he is mature enough to be captain and has learned from the leaders he has played with before and set examples. (Newsday)

McDonagh has been endorsed by Brian Leetch, Rick Nash, Mats Zuccarello and Mark Messier.

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Final: Rangers 2 Sabres 1 F/OT

10:33PM the Rangers game notes are below

  • 9:36PM stats for the game
    Ryan Haggerty: 5 shots, 2 PIM
    Kevin Hayes: 4 shots
    Anthony Duclair: 1 shot
    Mackenzie Skapski: 36 saves on 37 shots
    Adam Tambellini: 1 goal, 5 shots

9:34PM Adam Tambellini wins it for the Rangers. From Chris McCarthy (Pointstreak)

9:30PM they have gone to 3 on 3 OT. (Pointstreak)

9:21PM the game goes to OT.

8:55PM from the Sabres “Justin Bailey is robbed by the NYR goaltender. What a glove save.”

8:53PM shots are 27-25 NYR with 11 min left. (Pointstreak)

8:26PM after two it’s 1-1. Defenseman Samuel Noreau scored for the Rangers. (Pointstreak)

7:34PM 1-0 Buffalo after one. Shots are 13-11 NYR. (Pointstreak)

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Read: Another look at what the Rangers defense may put up this season

RangersMcKeen’s Hockey has released their projections for the Rangers defense this season:

  • Ryan McDonagh: 79 games, 11 goals, 34 assists
  • Dan Boyle: 73 games, 8 goals, 28 assists
  • Dan Girardi: 80 games, 4 goals, 16 assists
  • John Moore: 77 games, 3 goals, 14 assists
  • Kevin Klein:  79 games, 4 goals, 11 assists
  • Marc Staal: 79 games, 3 goals, 11 assists
  • Michael Kostka: 40 games, 1 goal, 5 assists
  • Mat Bodie: 8 games, 1 goal, 2 assists
  • Matt Hunwick: 27 games, 3 assists

For more projections, CLICK HERE.