The Pittsburgh Penguins welcome the New York Rangers to PPG Paints Arena on Monday for game 4 of their 1st round playoff series on East, scheduled for 07:00 PM EDT. The Penguins regained control of the best of 7 battle, after winning the latest meeting a couple of days ago.
Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Head to Head
Team P1 P2 P3 Final
The last encounter of the two franchises was played on May 7th, 2022 and after the final horn the scoreboard was showing a 7-4 triumph for the Pittsburgh Penguins. The performance of Evan Rodrigues was the biggest reason for the Penguins’s victory. He spent 9:28 on the ice, earning 3 points, by scoring 2 goals and assisting one time to his teammates. Andrew Copp of the Rangers earned 1 point on the night. He stayed 20:15 skating and scored 1 goal. The winners’ netminder Louis Domingue’s impact on the game was decisive as he deflected 32 of all 36 shots on his goal. His colleague on the other end Alexandar Georgiev was tasked with 20 attempts on his goal and allowed 1 to roll past him. New York Rangers are boasting a better H2H balance across the last five matches against Pittsburgh Penguins, registering 4 victories, while losing 1 times in the process.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Pittsburgh Penguins Form
05-07-2022 05-05-2022 04-29-2022 04-26-2022 04-24-2022 04-23-2022 04-21-2022 04-16-2022 04-14-2022 04-12-2022 7:4vs New York Rangers 5:2@ New York Rangers 5:3vs Columbus Blue Jackets 1:5vs Edmonton Oilers 4:1@ Philadelphia Flyers 2:7@ Detroit Red Wings 4:0vs Boston Bruins 2:1@ Boston Bruins 6:3vs New York Islanders 5:4@ New York Islanders
Pittsburgh Penguins’ latest game was on 05/07 when coming up against New York Rangers and ended in a 7-4 win at home. Evan Rodrigues was the best for Penguins, as he earned 3 points for a 9:28 of playing time on the night. He had 5 attempts on goal and suceeded with 2, as they whistled in the net. He was also responsible for another goal, but for it he was the provider. The team’s victory was achieved also thanks to Louis Domingue, who managed to save 32 of the 36 shots he faced. Pittsburgh won 5 and lost 5 of their last 10 meetings, but 1 of those defeats came in OT or shootouts. They are on a W1 streak at the moment. The Penguins ended the regular season with a balance of 23-13-5 when performing on home ice. Game 5 of the series is scheduled for Wednesday, May 11th.
When you mic up the game-winning goal scorer 🙌 pic.twitter.com/fD2scXVYy7
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) May 8, 2022
Pittsburgh Penguins Standout Performers
- Top Goalie
Tristan JarryGames Played:58Saves Percentage:0.919Shutouts:18
- Top Skater
Sidney CrosbyGames Played:69Goals:31Assists:53
Pittsburgh Penguins Missing Players
New York Rangers Form
05-07-2022 05-05-2022 04-29-2022 04-27-2022 04-26-2022 04-23-2022 04-21-2022 04-19-2022 04-16-2022 04-13-2022 7:4@ Pittsburgh Penguins 5:2vs Pittsburgh Penguins 3:2vs Washington Capitals 3:4vs Montreal Canadiens 3:4vs Carolina Hurricanes 3:1@ Boston Bruins 3:6@ New York Islanders 3:0vs Winnipeg Jets 4:0vs Detroit Red Wings 0:4@ Philadelphia Flyers
The Rangers visited Pittsburgh for their latest clash on 05/07, which ended in a 7-4 disappointment for them. The team’s best performer in that clash was Andrew Copp, as he scored 1 goal for 20:15 of game time on the night. He attempted 3 shots in total towards the enemy’s net. The team’s netminder Alexandar Georgiev managed to neutralize 19 of the total 20 shots that he was bombarded with. The organization won 6 of its last 10 matches and lost 4 during regular time. The Rangers finished the regular NHL season with a record of 25-14-2 when playing away from home.
— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) May 8, 2022
New York Rangers Standout Performers
- Top Goalie
Igor ShesterkinGames Played:53Saves Percentage:0.935Shutouts:20
- Top Skater
Artemi PanarinGames Played:75Goals:22Assists:74
New York Rangers Missing Players
1`02:060-1Alexis LafreniereBraden Schneider
1`10:37-Patrik Nemeth2 minutes for High Sticking Evan Rodrigues
1`11:17Sidney CrosbyKris Letang, Jake Guentzel1-1
1`15:38Sidney Crosby2 minutes for Tripping Mika Zibanejad-
2`03:14Mike MathesonSidney Crosby2-1
2`03:38Jake GuentzelBryan Rust, Sidney Crosby3-1
2`11:22Mark FriedmanTeddy Blueger, Brian Boyle4-1