Canucks play the Rangers on 6-game win streak
Vancouver, British Columbia; Saturday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Vancouver heads into a matchup against New York as winners of six straight games.
The Canucks are 13-5-3 at home. Vancouver leads the league with 40 power-play goals, led by J.T. Miller with seven.
The Rangers are 9-9-2 on the road. New York ranks eighth in the league averaging 5.6 assists per game, led by Artemi Panarin with 0.8.
In their last meeting on Oct. 20, Vancouver won 3-2.
Panarin leads the Rangers with 22 goals and has 55 points. Anthony DeAngelo has recorded seven assists over the last 10 games for New York.
LAST 10 GAMES: Rangers: 4-5-1, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.2 assists, five penalties and 12.1 penalty minutes while allowing 3.8 goals per game with a .882 save percentage.
Canucks: 7-3-0, averaging 3.5 goals, six assists, 3.9 penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game with a .924 save percentage.
INJURIES: Canucks: None listed.
Rangers: Brendan Lemieux: out (hand).