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2020-21 Rangers

Shesterkin in net and shuffled top-six against the Pens

12:19PM: Tony DeAngelo is back in and Brendan Smith is out against the Pens.

8:39AM: Igor Shesterkin will start in net for the Rangers tonight in PIttsburgh. (NYR)

The lines that are expected to start tonight are (NYR, Brooks):


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  • Alexis Lafreniere, Mika Zibanejad, Chris Kreider
  • Artemi Panarin, Ryan Strome, Pavel Buchnevich
  • Phil Di Giuseppe, Filip Chytil, Kaapo Kakko
  • Brendan Lemieux, Brett Howden, Julien Gauthier/Kevin Rooney
    • K’Andre Miller, Jacob Trouba
    • Ryan Lindgren, Adam Fox
    • Jack Johnson, Tony DeAngelo

Adam Fox will remain on the Rangers top PP unit with Artemi Panarin, Mika Zibanejad, Chris Kreider, Ryan Strome. (NYR)

Tony DeAngelo, Pavel Buchnevich, Kaapo Kakko, Filip Chytil and Alexis Lafreniere were on the second PP unit during Thursday’s practice. (Stephenson)

Speaking on Thursday, David Quinn said that the Rangers are looking to find the best fits with all of their top-six players and that these lines are just another look they are trying out. (NYR)

Quinn also said that he thought that the PP unit with Fox was “outstanding” in the two games he was there. (NYR)