In their Yearbook, from back in August, The Hockey News picked the Rangers to finish third in their division and finish seventh overall in the Eastern Conference.
Their playoff picks were, Washington, Pittsburgh, Boston, Philadelphia Buffalo, Tampa Bay, NYR, Montreal. They had the Devils finishing in 11th place.
In their player projection section of their Hockey Pool guide, they had Brad Richards with 84 points (66) and Marian Gaborik with 82 points (76).
Ryan Callahan with 57 (54), Artem Anisimov with 53 (36), Brandon Dubinsky with 52 (32), Wojtek Wolski with 46, Derek Stepan with 44 (51), Mats Zuccarello with 38 (3 in ten games).
Michael Del Zotto (41) and Dan Girardi (29) with 26 and Ryan McDonagh (32) was not mentioned.
Carl Hagelin finished the seaosn with 38 points.
For Henrik Lundqvist, they projected 37-26-7 with eight shutouts and a 2.35 GAA and .922 save percentage.
Lundqvist finished this season with a record of 39-18-5 with eight shutouts and a 1.97 GAA and .930 save percentage.