Sunday, April 8, 2012
Rangers regular-season grades
By Katie Strang
Len Redkoles/Getty ImagesWith a loss in the regular-season finale, the Rangers fell short of the franchise’s first Presidents’ Trophy since the 1993-94 Stanley Cup-winning season, but the team finished on top of the East to clinch both the Conference and the Atlantic Division titles with an impressive 51-24-7 record. The Broadway Blueshirts face the eighth-seeded Ottawa Senators in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, but before they do, here are our regular-season grades.
The Rangers have had plenty of reasons to celebrate this season.