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Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1: How to watch, TV channel, streaming, start time, injury report and stats

The 2024 NHL Eastern Conference Finals begin on Tuesday when the Florida Panthers visit the New York Rangers.

The Rangers, who are trying to beat the Presidents' Trophy curse, beat the Carolina Hurricanes in seven games to advance to the Conference Finals.

The Panthers beat the Boston Bruins in six games, making it the second straight year they eliminated Boston.

How to watch Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1, TV channel and streaming

Game 1 of Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers in the 2024 NHL Eastern Conference Finals will be broadcast on ESPN, which can be viewed through cable TV packages and with streaming apps including YouTubeTV, FuboTV or SlingTV.

Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1 start date, time and venue

Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1 is scheduled to start at 8 PM ET on Wednesday, May 22 with the game taking place at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York.

Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1 injury report

Florida Panthers: No injuries

New York Rangers: Ryan Lindgren - undisclosed, day-to-day; Ben Harpur - undisclosed, out

Florida Panthers vs. New York Rangers Game 1 stats

  • The Florida Panthers have averaged 3.55 goals per game in the 2024 playoffs while the New York Rangers are just behind with 3.50 goals per game.
  • New York has a 31.4 percent power play percentage in these playoffs while Florida's is 22 percent.
  • The Rangers have a 89.5 postseason penalty kill percentage while the Panthers' is 86.1 percent.
  • Chris Kreider leads the Rangers with seven playoff goals while Carter Verhaeghe leads the Panthers with six.
  • Vincent Trochek and Mika Zibanejad are tied for the lead among Rangers players with 14 points each this postseason; Matthew Tkachuk leads the Panthers with 14 playoff points while team captain Aleksander Barkov follows with 13.
  • Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin has the highest playoff save percentage among remaining goalies at .923 with a 2.40 goals against average on 324 shots faced; Panthers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky has a .902 save percentage with a 2.37 goals against average on 264 shots faced.

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