Mighty Ducks: Paul Kariya, who won the Lady Byng Trophy in each of the past two seasons, was called for his first penalty in a span of 50 regular-season games. He has 32 penalty minutes in 117 NHL games. Anaheim's power play was 0-for-7. The team has one power-play goal in 22 opportunities over its past three games.
Rangers: New York's record at home fell to 1-3-1 in its past five and 5-9-6 overall. The team has allowed the opposition to score first in 18 of 20 home games.
Pub Date: 12/22/97