Rangers @ Coyotes (Game 1)

The New York Rangers (0-0-0) visit the Phoenix Coyotes (0-0-0) at Jobing.com Arena starting at 10:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7FM)

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):

Probable Line-up:
Miller-D. Moore-Dorsett

Staal-Del Zotto
J. Moore-Stralman

Goaltenders (last year's stats):
Henrik Lundqvist – 24-16-3, 2.05 gaa, .926 sv%, 2 so

Mike Smith – 15-12-5, 2.58 gaa, .910 sv%, 5 so

Opponent Notes:
- The Coyotes signed Mike Ribiero to a four-year, $22 million contract in the offseason.

- Former Ranger Lauri Korpikoski won the second line center position in camp. He had 6g, 5a in 36 games last season.

- Keith Yandle is the Coyotes top returning point scorer after a 10g, 20a season last year.

- Renaissance Sports and Entertainment purchased the Coyotes from the NHL last summer.

- Phoenix finishing 10th in the West with a 21-18-9 record last season.

- The Coyotes signed goaltender Mike Smith to a six-year, $34 million extension this past summer.

- Phoenix will be without Paul Bissonnette, who is serving a three-game suspension after being charged with a game misconduct when he left the bench in a Sept. 13 preseason game versus Los Angeles.

2013-14 Season Series:
Oct. 3 Rangers vs. Coyotes at Phoenix
Mar. 24 Rangers vs. Coyotes at MSG

Opponent Blog:
Five for Howling

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