2000–01 New York Rangers · NHL
Division 4th Atlantic
Conference 10th Eastern
2000–01 record 33–43–5–1
Goals for 250
Goals against 290
General Manager Glen Sather
Coach Ron Low
Captain Mark Messier
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team Leaders
Goals Petr Nedved (32)
Assists Brian Leetch (58)
Points Brian Leetch (79)
Penalties in minutes Dale Purinton (180)
Wins Mike Richter (20)
Goals against average Jason LaBarbera (0.00)
← Seasons →

The 2000–01 New York Rangers season was the 75th season for the team in the National Hockey League (NHL). The Rangers compiled a 33–43–5–1 record in the 2000–01 season, finishing in fourth place in the Atlantic Division. New York's 10th-place finish in the Eastern Conference left out of the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Offseason[edit | edit source]

Regular season[edit | edit source]

Final standings[edit | edit source]

Atlantic Division
No. CR GP W L T OTL GF GA Pts
1 1 New Jersey Devils 82 48 19 12 3 295 195 111
2 4 Philadelphia Flyers 82 43 25 11 3 240 207 100
3 6 Pittsburgh Penguins 82 42 28 9 3 281 256 96
4 10 New York Rangers 82 33 43 5 1 250 290 72
5 15 New York Islanders 82 21 51 7 3 185 268 52

Note: CR = Conference rank; GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; OTL = Overtime loss; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points
         Bolded teams qualified for the playoffs.


Game log[edit | edit source]

# R Date Score Opponent Record
3 L Oct 14, 2000 6–8 @ Pittsburgh Penguins 2–1–0–0
4 L Oct 16, 2000 3–4 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 2–2–0–0
5 W Oct 18, 2000 4–2 @ Chicago Blackhawks 3–2–0–0
6 L Oct 22, 2000 2–4 Tampa Bay Lightning 3–3–0–0
7 L Oct 24, 2000 4–5 Philadelphia Flyers 3–4–0–0
8 L Oct 26, 2000 0–3 @ Philadelphia Flyers 3–5–0–0
9 L Oct 27, 2000 1–4 Pittsburgh Penguins 3–6–0–0
10 W Oct 29, 2000 5–1 Boston Bruins 4–6–0–0
11 W Nov 1, 2000 6–1 Tampa Bay Lightning 5–6–0–0
12 L Nov 2, 2000 5–6 @ Ottawa Senators 5–7–0–0
13 W Nov 4, 2000 5–2 @ Montreal Canadiens 6–7–0–0
14 W Nov 7, 2000 4–3 Edmonton Oilers 7–7–0–0
15 W Nov 9, 2000 5–3 @ Washington Capitals 8–7–0–0
16 L Nov 12, 2000 0–2 Phoenix Coyotes 8–8–0–0
17 W Nov 15, 2000 3–2 @ Minnesota Wild 9–8–0–0
18 L Nov 17, 2000 3–4 @ Vancouver Canucks 9–9–0–0
19 W Nov 18, 2000 5–4 OT @ Calgary Flames 10–9–0–0
20 L Nov 21, 2000 1–3 Toronto Maple Leafs 10–10–0–0
21 W Nov 22, 2000 4–3 OT @ New York Islanders 11–10–0–0
22 L Nov 24, 2000 2–3 @ Buffalo Sabres 11–11–0–0
23 W Nov 26, 2000 3–2 Ottawa Senators 12–11–0–0
24 W Nov 28, 2000 7–6 Los Angeles Kings 13–11–0–0
25 L Nov 29, 2000 2–5 @ New Jersey Devils 13–12–0–0
26 L Dec 2, 2000 2–8 @ Toronto Maple Leafs 13–13–0–0
27 L Dec 3, 2000 3–6 Colorado Avalanche 13–14–0–0
28 W Dec 6, 2000 3–2 Washington Capitals 14–14–0–0
29 W Dec 8, 2000 5–2 Buffalo Sabres 15–14–0–0
30 L Dec 9, 2000 4–6 @ Boston Bruins 15–15–0–0
31 L Dec 12, 2000 2–3 @ San Jose Sharks 15–16–0–0
32 T Dec 14, 2000 5–5 OT @ Los Angeles Kings 15–16–1–0
33 L Dec 15, 2000 4–6 @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 15–17–1–0
34 W Dec 18, 2000 6–3 Florida Panthers 16–17–1–0
35 L Dec 20, 2000 3–6 St. Louis Blues 16–18–1–0
36 L Dec 23, 2000 2–3 OT Nashville Predators 16–18–1–1
37 L Dec 27, 2000 3–4 @ Carolina Hurricanes 16–19–1–1
38 L Dec 28, 2000 1–4 Atlanta Thrashers 16–20–1–1
39 L Dec 31, 2000 1–6 @ Dallas Stars 16–21–1–1
40 L Jan 4, 2001 1–3 @ Phoenix Coyotes 16–22–1–1
41 T Jan 6, 2001 5–5 OT New Jersey Devils 16–22–2–1
42 L Jan 8, 2001 1–2 Dallas Stars 16–23–2–1
43 L Jan 13, 2001 1–4 @ Boston Bruins 16–24–2–1
44 W Jan 14, 2001 4–2 Minnesota Wild 17–24–2–1
45 W Jan 16, 2001 4–3 OT Philadelphia Flyers 18–24–2–1
46 W Jan 18, 2001 2–1 OT Toronto Maple Leafs 19–24–2–1
47 T Jan 20, 2001 2–2 OT @ Montreal Canadiens 19–24–3–1
48 W Jan 22, 2001 5–2 @ Carolina Hurricanes 20–24–3–1
49 L Jan 24, 2001 2–3 Carolina Hurricanes 20–25–3–1
50 L Jan 26, 2001 2–3 New York Islanders 20–26–3–1
51 L Jan 27, 2001 1–3 @ Toronto Maple Leafs 20–27–3–1
52 L Jan 29, 2001 2–7 Atlanta Thrashers 20–28–3–1
53 W Jan 31, 2001 4–2 Montreal Canadiens 21–28–3–1
54 L Feb 6, 2001 3–6 Buffalo Sabres 21–29–3–1
55 W Feb 9, 2001 4–2 @ Florida Panthers 22–29–3–1
56 T Feb 11, 2001 1–1 OT New Jersey Devils 22–29–4–1
57 W Feb 12, 2001 4–3 @ Columbus Blue Jackets 23–29–4–1
58 W Feb 17, 2001 5–4 @ Tampa Bay Lightning 24–29–4–1
59 W Feb 19, 2001 4–2 Chicago Blackhawks 25–29–4–1
60 L Feb 23, 2001 4–6 @ Pittsburgh Penguins 25–30–4–1
61 L Feb 25, 2001 1–2 @ Philadelphia Flyers 25–31–4–1
62 L Feb 26, 2001 2–3 Ottawa Senators 25–32–4–1
63 W Feb 28, 2001 4–2 Florida Panthers 26–32–4–1
64 L Mar 2, 2001 5–7 Pittsburgh Penguins 26–33–4–1
65 L Mar 4, 2001 2–5 @ Nashville Predators 26–34–4–1
66 L Mar 5, 2001 2–5 New York Islanders 26–35–4–1
67 L Mar 9, 2001 3–5 @ Washington Capitals 26–36–4–1
68 W Mar 10, 2001 3–2 @ Ottawa Senators 27–36–4–1
69 T Mar 12, 2001 3–3 OT Pittsburgh Penguins 27–36–5–1
70 L Mar 14, 2001 3–6 @ Buffalo Sabres 27–37–5–1
71 L Mar 17, 2001 1–2 @ Philadelphia Flyers 27–38–5–1
72 W Mar 19, 2001 6–3 Washington Capitals 28–38–5–1
73 L Mar 21, 2001 0–4 @ New Jersey Devils 28–39–5–1
74 L Mar 24, 2001 0–6 Detroit Red Wings 28–40–5–1
75 L Mar 25, 2001 2–3 Boston Bruins 28–41–5–1
76 W Mar 28, 2001 4–2 New York Islanders 29–41–5–1
77 W Mar 29, 2001 6–4 @ New York Islanders 30–41–5–1
78 W Mar 31, 2001 4–3 @ New Jersey Devils 31–41–5–1
79 W Apr 1, 2001 4–2 @ Atlanta Thrashers 32–41–5–1
80 L Apr 4, 2001 1–3 Carolina Hurricanes 32–42–5–1
81 W Apr 5, 2001 4–3 OT @ Tampa Bay Lightning 33–42–5–1
82 L Apr 7, 2001 0–3 @ Florida Panthers 33–43–5–1

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Regular season
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Leetch, BrianBrian Leetch D 82 21 58 79 34 -18 10 1 3
Nedved, PetrPetr Nedved C 79 32 46 78 54 10 9 1 5
Fleury, TheorenTheoren Fleury RW 62 30 44 74 122 0 8 7 3
Dvorak, RadekRadek Dvorak RW 82 31 36 67 20 9 5 2 3
Messier, MarkMark Messier C 82 24 43 67 89 -25 12 3 2
Hlavac, JanJan Hlavac LW 79 28 36 64 20 3 5 0 6
Kamensky, ValeriValeri Kamensky LW 65 14 20 34 36 -18 6 0 1
York, MikeMike York LW 79 14 17 31 20 9 3 2 4
Graves, AdamAdam Graves LW 82 10 16 26 77 -16 1 0 1
Johnsson, KimKim Johnsson D 75 5 21 26 40 -3 4 0 0
McCarthy, SandySandy McCarthy RW 81 11 10 21 171 3 0 0 2
Grosek, MichalMichal Grosek LW 65 9 11 20 61 -10 2 0 0
Lefebvre, SylvainSylvain Lefebvre D 71 2 13 15 55 3 0 0 0
Malhotra, MannyManny Malhotra C 50 4 8 12 31 -10 0 0 2
Pilon, RichRich Pilon D 69 2 9 11 175 -2 0 0 0
Taylor, TimTim Taylor C 38 2 5 7 16 -6 0 0 1
Lacroix, EricEric Lacroix LW 46 2 3 5 39 -6 0 0 0
Forbes, ColinColin Forbes C 19 1 4 5 15 -3 0 0 0
Kloucek, TomasTomas Kloucek D 43 1 4 5 74 -3 0 0 0
Brown, BradBrad Brown D 48 1 3 4 107 0 0 0 0
Gusarov, AlexeiAlexei Gusarov D 26 1 3 4 6 -2 0 0 0
Ulmer, JeffJeff Ulmer RW 21 3 0 3 8 -6 0 0 0
Mottau, MikeMike Mottau D 18 0 3 3 13 -6 0 0 0
Smrek, PeterPeter Smrek D 14 0 3 3 12 1 0 0 0
Witehall, JohanJohan Witehall LW 15 0 3 3 8 -5 0 0 0
Toms, JeffJeff Toms C 15 1 1 2 0 -3 0 0 0
Malakhov, VladimirVladimir Malakhov D 3 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
Purinton, DaleDale Purinton D 42 0 2 2 180 5 0 0 0
Smyth, BradBrad Smyth RW 4 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 0
Armstrong, DerekDerek Armstrong C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bannister, DrewDrew Bannister D 3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0
Doig, JasonJason Doig D 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebert, GuyGuy Hebert G 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Holmqvist, JohanJohan Holmqvist G 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
LaBarbera, JasonJason LaBarbera G 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MacLean, JohnJohn MacLean RW 2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0
McLean, KirkKirk McLean G 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Richter, MikeMike Richter G 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robertsson, BertBert Robertsson D 2 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0
Tuzzolino, TonyTony Tuzzolino RW 6 0 0 0 5 -1 0 0 0
Wilkie, DavidDavid Wilkie D 1 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0
Yeremeyev, VitaliVitali Yeremeyev G 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T/OT GA GAA SO SA SV SV%
Richter, MikeMike Richter 2635 45 20 21 3 144 3.28 0 1343 1199 .893
McLean, KirkKirk McLean 1220 23 8 10 1 71 3.49 0 639 568 .889
Hebert, GuyGuy Hebert 735 13 5 7 1 42 3.43 0 409 367 .897
Holmqvist, JohanJohan Holmqvist 119 2 0 2 0 10 5.04 0 71 61 .859
LaBarbera, JasonJason LaBarbera 10 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 2 2 1.000
Yeremeyev, VitaliVitali Yeremeyev 212 4 0 4 0 16 4.53 0 104 88 .846
Team: 4931 82 33 44 5 283 3.44 0 2568 2285 .890

[1]

Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = plus/minus; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
      MIN = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T/OT = Ties/Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2000-01 New York Rangers Statistics. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2010-01-26.


This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at 2000–01 New York Rangers season. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with Ice Hockey Wiki, the text of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.