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Eastern Metropolitan Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
37-16-3 77
33-17-5 71
29-20-7 65
28-23-4 60
23-18-14 60
25-21-8 58
24-21-8 56
17-27-10 44

2023 Stats

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Assists
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Points
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Plus-Minus Goals Scored For or Against Total
TOI/G
Time On Ice Per Game
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Penalty Minutes
Regular Season 35 53 15 19:37 30

Top Mika Zibanejad News

  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Three points vs. Montreal

    Zibanejad tallied a goal and two assists in Thursday's 4-1 win over Montreal.

    Zibanejad logged two points in the second period, setting up Chris Kreider's second-period tally before adding a shorthanded goal later in the frame. The 30-year-old center would add a third point with another assist on Kreider's third goal in the final period. It's just the second multi-point effort in 11 games for Zibanejad -- he came into Thursday with just one goal and four points in his last seven outings. He's up to 51 points (17 goals, 34 assists) through 53 games this season.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Pots goal in overtime

    Zibanejad scored the overtime winner in a 4-3 victory over the Blackhawks on Friday.

    Zibanejad and the Rangers seemed to be in control of the game heading into the third period, holding a 3-1 lead and outshooting the Blackhawks 29 to 19. Nick Foligno and Jason Dickinson had other ideas, as they both scored in the third frame to force the game into an extra period. In overtime, Chris Kreider threw a cross-ice pass to Zibanejad, who found the back of the net on a snap shot over the glove of Petr Mrazek. The 30-year old center finished the game with two shots, one hit and a plus-2 rating in 18:32 TOI.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Assists on game-winner

    Zibanejad picked up an assist in Monday's 2-1 overtime win versus Colorado.

    Zibanejad earned the primary helper on Alexis Lafreniere's game-winning tally 1:53 into overtime. The 30-year-old Zibanejad has been struggling to find the back of the net, scoring just one goal in 15 games, though he does have eight assists in his last eight contests. Overall, Zibanejad's up to 47 points (15 goals, 32 assists) through 49 outings while centering the Rangers' top line.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Two helpers in Tuesday's win

    Zibanejad collected two assists in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Kraken.

    He helped set up Kaapo Kakko and Blake Wheeler for the Rangers' final two goals of the night. Zibanejad hadn't had a multi-point performance since Dec. 27, producing just one goal and four points over his prior eight games, but he was probably due for a bit of a slump. On the season, the 30-year-old still has 14 goals and 41 points in 42 contests.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Held off scoresheet in return

    Zibanejad recorded four shots on net and three blocked shots in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Capitals.

    After missing the prior game due to an illness, Zibanejad took a normal shift Saturday, and only Artemi Panarin and Vincent Trocheck saw more ice time among Rangers forwards. Zibanejad is stuck in a six-game goal drought -- lengthy by his standards -- and on the season, the 30-year-old has 14 goals and 39 points in 40 contests.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Returning Saturday

    Zibanejad (illness) is back in the Rangers' lineup Saturday against the Capitals, Mollie Walker of the New York Post reports.

    After missing Thursday's game with an illness, Zibanejad will return to his top-line role Saturday when the Rangers take on Washington. The 30-year-old center has 39 points (14 goals, 25 assists) in 39 games this season.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Game-time decision Saturday

    Zibanejad (illness) will be a game-time decision in Washington on Saturday, per Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press.

    Zibanejad missed Thursday's game versus St. Louis. although he managed to partake in pregame warmups. Zibanejad has 14 goals and 39 points in 39 games this season. Will Cuylle will likely take over his spot on the first line, with Alexis Lafreniere getting power-play time on the top combination, if Zibanejad is unable to go. There will be more information on his status closer to puck drop.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Questionable for Thursday

    Zibanejad is dealing with an illness, but he's still expected to travel to St. Louis, leaving the door open to him potentially playing Thursday versus the Blues, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.

    Zibanejad has 14 goals and 39 points in 39 outings this year. If he can't play Thursday, then Jimmy Vesey might move up to a top-six role. The Rangers might also need to call someone up from the minors or dress seven defensemen if Zibanejad is unavailable.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Unavailable Thursday

    Zibanejad (illness) will miss Thursday's game against St. Louis, per the NHL media site.

    Zibanejad was expected to play and even went out for the pregame warmups, but he didn't take part in line rushes, Mollie Walker of the New York Post reports. The 30-year-old has 14 goals and 39 points in 39 outings in 2023-24. With Zibanejad unavailable, the Rangers are dressing 11 forwards and seven defensemen, including Zac Jones, who is drawing into the lineup for the first time since Dec. 15.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Will play against Blues

    Zibanejad (illness) will be in the lineup Thursday in St. Louis, Mollie Walker of the New York Post reports.

    Zibanejad was on the flight to St. Louis despite not feeling well, but he has been given the green light to play Thursday. The center will see action in his usual spot on the top line alongside Chris Kreider and Blake Wheeler. Zibanejad has 14 goals and 25 assists in 39 games, including six goals and 20 points on the power play.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Stays scorching with two helpers

    Zibanejad dished out two assists in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Capitals.

    Zibanejad picked up where he left off prior to the holiday break, extending his point streak to eight games. Six of those eight have come in multi-point performances, and Zibanejad has been held without a point only once in the past 17 games. His recent production presents a stark contrast compared to Zibanejad's slow start, which saw him post at least a point in only six of his first 16 games.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Seven-game, 13-point streak

    Zibanejad had a goal and two assists in a 4-3 overtime win over the Sabres on Saturday.

    His goal was a nice rebound, but Zibanejad's assist on the OT winner was electric. He carried the puck below the goal line and drew Sabres goalie Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen out of the crease before sending a backhand pass from behind the net to Chris Kreider for a tap-in from the front of the net. "[Zibanejad] pump-faked every single person in the building and used me as a backboard," Kreider said after the game. Zibanejad has compiled seven goals and six assists during his seven-game point streak. He is up to 33 points in 32 games this season, but remains off his 39-goal mark from last year. Still, his hot streak is a good indication that he can get back on track in a hurry.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Two points in Friday's loss

    Zibanejad scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Oilers.

    The 30-year-old extended his point streak to six games with the performance, a stretch in which Zibanejad has amassed six goals and 10 points. After a bump start to the season, he's failed to find the scoresheet only once in the last 15 contests, delivering 10 goals and 20 points with about half of that production (five goals, four helpers) coming on the power play.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Bookends scoring in win

    Zibanejad scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's 5-2 victory over Toronto.

    Zibanejad opened the scoring in the second period, deflecting a Blake Wheeler shot, before adding an empty-netter in the third to seal the 5-2 win. The 30-year-old Zibanejad has points in five straight games and 13 of his last 14 contests. After a slow start to the season, he's returned to his all-star form -- he's up to 11 goals and 28 points through 30 appearances on the campaign.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Hot streak continues

    Zibanejad scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Friday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.

    After setting up Chris Kreider for the Rangers' first goal late in the first period, Zibanejad blasted home his own in the third on a one-timer from the top of the faceoff circle. The 30-year-old has found the scoresheet in 11 of the last 12 games, racking up seven goals and 15 points over that stretch. He has earned about half of that production (four goals and three helpers) on the power play.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Two-point effort against Leafs

    Zibanejad scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to Toronto.

    Both points came in the second period as the Rangers tried to rally from an early 4-1 deficit, only for the Maple Leafs to re-establish themselves in the third. Zibanejad has gotten onto the scoresheet in 10 of the last 11 games, piling up six goals and 13 points over that stretch as he's shaken off an early-season slump.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Nets power-play goal in win

    Zibanejad scored a goal on three shots in Sunday's 4-1 win over Los Angeles.

    After a scoreless first period, Zibanejad put the Rangers ahead 1-0 midway through the second, one-timing a cross-ice feed from Vincent Trocheck on the power play. After his eight-game point streak ended in Saturday's shutout loss to Washington, the 30-year-old Zibanejad appears to be back on track -- he has five goals and 11 points in his last 10 contests. Overall, he's up to 21 points (seven goals, 14 assists) through 26 games this season.

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  • Rangers' Mika Zibanejad: Two more points in win

    Zibanejad tallied a goal and an assist in Sunday's 6-5 win over the Sharks.

    Zibanejad picked up the primary assist on Artemi Panarin's power-play tally in the first period before putting the Rangers ahead 3-2 with a goal later in the frame. The two-point effort extended Zibanejad's point streak to seven games -- he's tallied four goals and five assists in that span. Overall, the 30-year-old center has six goals and 19 points through 23 games this season.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-2, 200 lbs
Birthplace: Huddinge, Sweden
Age: 30
Experience: 12
Shoots: Right