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Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Hot Stove Rangers Uniform Number Quiz Answers

Rangers Rumors & News

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 00 in 1978.

3. Tom Laidlaw (1981-87) was the last player to wear #2 before Brian Leetch.

4. Glen Sather wore #6 when he played for the Rangers from 1971-73.

5. The last Ranger to wear #9 was Pavel Bure in 2002-03.

6. The highest number a Ranger has worn besides #99 is Petr Nedved’s #93.

7. Brandon Dubinsky wore #54 before switching to #17.

8. Ken Hodge wore #88 in 1977-78.

9. Ron Duguay wore #10 (1978-83) and #44 (1987-88) for the Rangers.

10. Besides #77, Phil Esposito briefly wore #12 when he first came to the Rangers.

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