New York Rangers Uniform Number Quiz Answers

Hot Stove New YorkSenior Writer IFebruary 26, 2009

Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz.

1. Rod Gilbert was the first Ranger to have his number retired, on October 14, 1979.

2. John Davidson wore No. 00 in 1978.

3. Tom Laidlaw (1981-87) was the last player to wear No. 2 before Brian Leetch.

4. Glen Sather wore No. 6 when he played for the Rangers from 1971-73.

5. The last Ranger to wear No. 9 was Pavel Bure in 2002-03.

6. The highest number a Ranger has worn besides No. 99 is Petr Nedved’s No. 93.

7. Brandon Dubinsky wore No. 54 before switching to No. 17.

8. Ken Hodge wore No. 88 in 1977-78.

9. Ron Duguay wore No. 10 (1978-83) and No. 44 (1987-88) for the Rangers.

10. Besides No. 77, Phil Esposito briefly wore No. 12 when he first came to the Rangers.

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