The New York Rangers (33-13-5) host the Tampa Bay Lightning (23-24-5) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 213
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Martin Biron – 9-2-1, 1.95 gaa, .924 sv%, 2 so.
Mathieu Garon – 16-13-3, 2.88 gaa, .901 sv%, 1 so
– The Lightning have won three straight at MSG and are 6-1-1 in their last eight overall.
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– Steven Stamkos, who scored his league-leading 35th goal Tuesday, has three goals and three assists during a four-game point streak.
– The Lighting’s power-play is 6 for their last 63.
– Martin St. Louis has 6g, 10a in his last 10 games.
– Vincent Lecavalier has 7g, 12a in his last 15 games.
– Ryan Malone will likely miss tonight’s game with an upper body injury.
– Mathieu Garon is a career 3-2-0 with a 2.34 gaa and .921 sv% against the Rangers.
2011-12 Season Series:
Dec. 3 Rangers 4, Lightning 2 at Tampa
Dec. 8 Rangers 2, Lightning 3 (SO) at MSG
Feb. 9 Rangers vs. Lightning at MSG
March 2 Rangers vs. Lightning at Tampa