En route to Pittsburgh, watching Giants stumble to Dallas before boarding at LGA.
Brian Boyle is tied for 12th in the NHL in goals. Who had him in their pool?
Derek Stepan with a career-high two assists. "I think his game is coming back," said Tortorella. He also won 7 of 11 faceoffs. Erik Christensen won 8 of 11. Team won 55 percent, a rarity.
Artem Anisimov had five shots on goal, and another goal.
Marian Gaborik's first hat trick as a Ranger was Jan. 31 of this year at Colorado. Rangers visit there on Friday. On Saturday, the right wing returns to Minnesota.
Matt Gilroy skated as a forward late in the third period. He played 16:08 overall and was a plus 3.
Frolov's last multi-goal game was back on Dec. 31, 2009 at Minnesota. Also had five shots.
Rangers now 4-5-1 at home.
The Rangers PK is now 14 of 14 in the last five games.
Breakdown of PIMs: Rangers 73; Oilers 81.
Plus-minus: Gaborik, Frolov, EC all plus-5. Eminger plus-4.