The Rangers are out of the playoffs and relegated to setting a foundation for next season and playing a spoiler role.
Friday, New York lost its third straight but nearly prevented the Columbus Blue Jackets from clinching a playoff spot. The Rangers scored with seven seconds left in regulation before losing 3-2 in a shootout.
It seems likely that veteran Henrik Lundqvist will start in goal for the Rangers after Alexandar Georgiev started against the Blue Jackets.
The game will be Glen Sather's last as Rangers president. He will transition to a role of senior advisor.
Sather told the New York Post his one regret in his 19 years as president: "I certainly would have been happier about it if we'd won the Stanley Cup." The Rangers went to the final in 2014. >> Read More
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