Alain Vigneault said that one thing that might benefit the Rangers is getting the last change since they are the home team.
Ryan McDonagh called it a "huge opportunity" and the reason why the Rangers worked all season to win the Presidents' Trophy. He added that the Rangers crowd can provide energy and that being in your own locker room helps you calm down and focus on what needs to be done. (NYR)
Carl Hagelin said that the Ranger shave played well at home this season and that situations like this are why they wanted to "win the league." (NYR)
Marty St. Louis said that the Rangers fought all season to get game seven at home and "we deserve to have it in our building because we fought for it all year." (NYR)
Henrik Lundqvist said, “playing in big games at home is always fun. Your focus and approach is the same but the experience of playing in front of your own fans in a big game is hard to describe.”