It's the Blueshirts vs. the Blue Jackets.

The Rangers will host Columbus in their NHL regular-season home opener at Madison Square Garden on Oct. 10 at 7 p.m.

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The Rangers will play at Columbus the night before in the Blue Jackets' home opener. The Rangers also will be the visitor for home openers at Chicago on Oct. 7 and Montreal on Oct. 15.

The Rangers were 3-1 against Columbus in 2014.