Last season Michael Del Zotto led the Rangers defense in points with 41. Ryan McDonagh was second with 32, Dan Girardi was third with 29 and Anton Stralman was fourth with 18.
McDonagh led the defenseman in shots on goal with 123 and also with 56 missed shots. Dan Girardi finished with 122 and 48 missed shots.
Del Zotto had 113 shots on goal with 42 missed shots.
The three of them averaged 1.5 shots per game. Of the three of them though, Del Zotto had 77 shots blocked, Girardi had 75 blocked and McDonagh had 60 blocked.
- Ryan McDonagh attempted a total of 239 shots during the season, 123 on goal, 56 missed shots and 60 shots that were blocked
- Dan Girardi attempted a total of 245 shots during the season, 122 on goal, 48 missed shots and 75 that were blocked
- Del Zotto attempted 232 shots, 113 on goal, 42 that missed the net and 77 that were blocked.
In 2010-11, Marc Staal averaged 1.5 shots per game, had 116 on goal, 50 missed shots and 29 points. 68 of his shots were blocked.