What New York Rangers Must Do to Hit Their Stride Going into the Playoffs

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What New York Rangers Must Do to Hit Their Stride Going into the Playoffs
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With just three games remaining in the NHL season, the New York Rangers currently sit in eighth place in the Eastern Conference with 52 points. What must they do the rest of the way to not only make the playoffs, but to also hit their stride?

There are many encouraging signs. In the month of April, the Rangers are 8-2-1.  The new players added after the trade deadline—Derick Brassard, Ryane Clowe and John Moore—have all been terrific, as has midseason signing Mats Zuccarello.

The Rangers are not in the playoffs yet. The Winnipeg Jets sit three points behind them. However, if they can continue their current play, especially the play they've shown on their latest three-game winning streak, then the Rangers will be entering the playoffs as a hot team.

What do the Rangers need to do to uphold this type of play and hit the playoffs performing their best?

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