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TALE OF THE TAPE: Flyers vs. Rangers

Storylines and stats to compare the Flyers and Rangers First Round Series

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TALE OF THE TAPE: Flyers vs. Rangers
Storylines and stats to compare the Flyers and Rangers First Round Series


* The Flyers face off against the Rangers for the 11th time in franchise history, going 6-4 in the previous series…
* This is the first time the two teams have met in the playoffs since the 1997 Eastern Conference Final, which the Flyers won 4 games to 1,
* The Flyers own a 27-20 record in the playoffs against the Rangers (17-10 at home & 10-10 at MSG)
* The Flyers have won their last five playoff games at MSG with their last playoff loss at the Garden coming on Apr. 12, 1987.

10 previous Stanley Cup Playoff Series: Flyers lead, 6-4
1974: Semifinal (Flyers, 4 games to 3)
1979: Quarterfinal (Rangers, 4 games to 1)
1980: Quarterfinal (Flyers, 4 games to 1)
1982: Division Semifinal (Rangers, 3 games to 1)
1983: Division Semifinal (Rangers, 3 games to 0)
1985: Division Semifinal (Flyers, 3 games to 0)
1986: Division Semifinal (Rangers, 3 games to 2)
1987: Division Semifinal (Flyers, 4 games to 2)
1995: Eastern Conference Semifinal (Flyers, 4 games to 0)
1997: Eastern Conference Final (Flyers, 4 games to 1)


FLYERS: 2-2-0
RANGERS: 2-2-0

H: Oct. 24 (W):
FLYERS 2, RANGERS 1      (RECAP  &  BOXSCORE)
A: Jan. 12 (L): RANGERS 4, FLYERS 1       (RECAP  &  BOXSCORE)
H: Mar. 1 (W): FLYERS 4, RANGERS 2        (RECAPBOXSCORE)
A: Mar. 26 (L): RANGERS 3, FLYERS 1       (RECAP  &  BOXSCORE)










#28 - Claude Giroux
32 career games
30 points (6g-24a)

#40 - Vincent Lecavalier
56 career games
34 points (17g-17a)

#93 - Jakub Voracek
18 career games
14 points (8g-6a)

#17 - Wayne Simmonds
19 career games
12 points (7g-5a)

#10 - Brayden Schenn
12 career games
4 points (3g-1a)
#26 Martin St. Louis
46 career games
58 points (15g-43a)

#61 Rick Nash
15 career games
14 points (7g-7a)

#19 Brad Richards
45 career games
43 points (11g-32a)

#5 Dan Girardi
45 career games
23 points (0g-23a)

#20 Chris Kreider
4 career games
5 points (3g-2a)




PHILADELPHIA FLYERS
#29 - Ray Emery
* In 10 career games against the Rangers, Emery has seven victories, posting a 7-2-0 record to go along with a 1.87 goals-against average and .936 save percentage, including two shutouts.
* Emery has appeared in 36 career Stanley Cup Playoff games, including five Stanley Cup Final games with the Ottawa Senators in 2007, going 20-15 overall with a 2.57 GAA and .903 save percentage.

#35 - Steve Mason
* Listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury suffered at Pittsburgh on Apr. 12, where he also appeared in his 300th game in the NHL.
* Against the Rangers, Mason owns a 4-1-1 record with a 2.49 goals-against average and .928 save percentage in seven career appearances, which includes going 2-1-0 this season.
* Mason tied a career-high in wins this season with 33, the most since his rookie season in 2008-09 when he won the NHL's Calder Trophy as Rookie of the Year.

NEW YORK RANGERS
#30 - Henrik Lundqvist
* Finished the season with an 8-2-1 record, 1.89 goals-against-average and a .935 save percentage in his last 11 starts.
* He is the first goalie in NHL history to reach the 30-win mark in eight of his first nine NHL seasons and only NHL goalie with an active streak of nine straight 20-win seasons
* Against the Flyers Lundqvist has a career mark of 27-13-3 record with a 2.49 GAA and four shutouts in 45 appearances.
* In the Playoffs, Lundqvist owns a 30-37-8 record with a 2.28 goals-against average and .920 save percentage.

#33 - Cam Talbot
* Recorded a 12-6-1 record with three shutouts and a 1.64 GAA and .941 save percentage in his first season in the NHL.
* Made his NHL debut vs. Philadelphia on Oct. 24 of this season, taking a 2-1 loss.
* Has held opponents to two goals or fewer in 15 of his 18 career starts.



Overall record
42-30-10--94pts
Home record
24-14-3
Road record
18-16-7
One-goal games
17-8-10
Scoring first
29-5-5
Opponent scoring first
13-25-5
Outshooting opponent
22-14-3
POWER PLAY: 8th in NHL
Overall: 19.7% (58-for-294)
HOME: 15.1% (24-for-159)
ROAD: 25.2% (34-for-135)

PENALTY KILL: 7th in NHL
Overall: 84.8% (268-for-316: 48 GA)
HOME: 83.7% (128-for-153: 25 GA)
ROAD:  85.9% (140-for-163: 23 GA)

LEADERS
Points: Claude Giroux (86)
Goals: Wayne Simmonds (29)
Assists: Claude Giroux (58)

MONTHLY RECORDS

October
3-8-0
November
9-4-2
December
8-4-2
January
6-7-2
February
4-1-0
March
9-3-2
April
3-3-2

Overall record
45-31-6--96pts
Home record:
20-17-4
Road record
25-14-2
One-goal games
17-14-6
Scoring first
31-5-2
Opponent scoring first
14-26-4
Outshooting opponent
29-22-3
POWER PLAY: 15th in NHL
Overall: 18.2% (48-for-264)
HOME: 15.2% (20-for-132)
ROAD: 21.2% (28-for-132)

PENALTY KILL: 3rd in NHL
Overall: 85.3% (198-for-232: 34GA)
HOME: 84.8% (89-for-105: 16GA)
ROAD: 95.8% (109-for-127: 18GA)

LEADERS
Points: Martin St. Louis (69)
Goals: Martin St. Louis (30)
Assists: Zuccarello & Stepan (40)

MONTHLY RECORDS

October
5-7-0
November
9-6-0
December
6-6-2
January
10-4-1
February
3-1-0
March
9-6-1
April
3-1-2


SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Giroux 82 28 58 7 86
J. Voracek 82 23 39 11 62
W. Simmonds 82 29 31 -4 60
S. Hartnell 78 20 32 11 52
M. Streit 82 10 34 3 44
B. Schenn 82 20 21 0 41
M. Read 75 22 18 -4 40
S. Couturier 82 13 26 1 39
V. Lecavalier 69 20 17 -16 37
K. Timonen 77 6 29 5 35
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Mason 33 18 7 .917 2.50
R. Emery 9 12 2 .903 2.96
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