From June 4-20, BlueshirtsUnited.com is counting down some of the most memorable moments for several Rangers players in 2011-12. We continue today with a look back at defenseman Dan Girardi's All-Star season that saw him finish second in the NHL in regular-season average time on ice (26:14) and lead the league in postseason average time on ice (26:51).
No. 5 -- Jan. 2 at Philadelphia (Winter Classic)
After announcing starting lineup, Girardi sets Winter Classic record with four blocked shots.
No. 4 -- Nov. 11 vs. 'Canes at MSG
Girardi's third-period goal breaks game open for Rangers.
No. 3 -- May 14 vs. Devils at MSG (Round 3, Game 1)
Girardi scores the eventual game-winner -- and series' first goal -- early in third period.
No. 2 -- Jan. 29 All-Star Game at Ottawa
Girardi picks up an assist during his NHL All-Star Game debut.
No. 1 -- April 26 vs. Sens at MSG (Round 1, Game 7)