New York and Colorado face off in non-conference matchup
Colorado Avalanche (3-2-1, second in the Central Division) vs. New York Rangers (3-2-1, fourth in the Metropolitan Division)
New York; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Rangers and the Colorado Avalanche face off in an out-of-conference matchup.
New York went 52-24-6 overall and 35-11-5 in home games last season. The Rangers gave up 2.5 goals per game while scoring 3.0 last season.
Colorado had a 56-19-7 record overall and a 33-15-3 record on the road last season. Goalies for the Avalanche averaged 29.2 saves per game last season while giving up 2.8 goals per game.
INJURIES: Rangers: Filip Chytil: day to day (upper-body).
Avalanche: Devon Toews: day to day (undisclosed), Darren Helm: out (undisclosed), Gabriel Landeskog: out (knee).