The New York Rangers continue a West Coast road trip Saturday night with a game in Dallas, TX against the Dallas Stars. New York comes into Saturday night riding a 2 game losing streak following a 6-2 loss to the Saint Louis Blues last game out. Goalie Igor Shesterkin Was terrible in the net for New York posting a .765 save percentage after allowing four goals on 17 shots in just over 20 minutes on the ice and back up Alexandar Georgiev struggled as well allowing two goals on 18 shots.
Offensively this season New York has been a mediocre team averaging only 2.91 goals per game on 28.6 shots as a team. Artemi Panarin leads the New York offense with 63 points this season and Adam fox is a top setup man posting a team leading 50 assists. Chris Kreider leads the team with 38 goals on 188 shots.
The Dallas Stars return home Saturday afternoon after a three game road trip that ended in Nashville. Dallas is 32-21-3 on the year after a 2-1 loss to Nashville ended a long win streak. John Klingberg was the only spark in the Dallas offense scoring the only goal of the game.
As a team this year Dallas has used three different goalies combining to post a .913 save percentage after allowing 160 goals on 1727 shots against. Jake Oettinger is goalie number one for Dallas with 19 wins on the year to go along with a team high point 922 save percentage.