The New York Rangers (17-13-1) host the Washington Capitals (18-10-3) at MSG tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: 1050AM ESPN Radio, XM205
Henrik Lundqvist – 12-11-1, 2.57 gaa, .915 sv%, 4 so.
Semyon Varlamov – 4-3-0, 2.06 gaa, .930 sv%, 1 so
– The Capitals have lost five straight.
– Washington has won three in a row at MSG.
– Mike Green, the Capitals’ top-scoring defenseman with 14 points, is not on the trip.
– Alex Senim leads the Caps with 18g.
– Alex Ovechkin leads Washington in points with 36 (12g, 24a).
2010-11 Season Series:
Nov. 9 Rangers 3, Capitals 5 at MSG
Dec. 12 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG
Jan. 24 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington
Feb. 25 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington