The New York Rangers (42-16-7) visit the Ottawa Senators (35-25-8) at Scotiabank Place starting at 7:30 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
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Martin Biron – 11-3-2, 2.20 gaa, .910 sv%, 2 so.
Ben Bishop – 1-0-0, 3.00 gaa, .890 sv%, 0 so
– The Senators have lost six straight at home against the Rangers (0-5-1).
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– Milan Michalek, who has nine goals and eight assists in his past 12 games, has four goals in his last three matchups with the Rangers.
– Ben Bishop made 25 saves in his Senators debut to help defeat the Lightning 7-3 on Tuesday. Bishop, who at 6′ 7″ is the tallest goaltender in NHL history, was acquired from St. Louis right before the trade deadline.
– Eric Karlsson has 8g, 11a in his last 11 games.
– Sergei Gonchar ended his 43-game goalless drought with his third of the season vs. Tampa.
– Jason Spezza has just one goal in the last seven games.
– Daniel Alfredsson has just one poinst (assist) in his last five games.
– Chris Phillips will play with a shield tonight after breaking his nose on Tuesday night.
2011-12 Season Series:
Oct. 29 Rangers 4, Senators 5 (SO) at MSG
Nov. 9 Rangers 3, Senators 2 at Ottawa
Jan. 12 Rangers 0, Senators 3 at MSG
March 8 Rangers vs. Senators at Ottawa
The Sixth Sens