Penguins @ Rangers (Game 2)

The New York Rangers host the Pittsburgh Penguins in Madison Square Garden for the 2013 home opener at 7:00 PM. For a preview, go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG, NHLN; Radio: ESPN Radio 98.7 FM, XM 212

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.thefirstrow.eu/watch/164510/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-pittsburgh-penguins.html

Probable Lines:
Hagelin-Richards-Nash
Gaborik-Stepan-Callahan
Pyatt-Boyle-Kreider
Rupp-Halpen-Asham

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Del Zotto-Bickel

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 0-1-0, 3.05 GAA, .912 SV %, 0 SO

Tomas Vokoun – 25-17-2, 2.51 GAA, .917 SV%, 4 SO (last season)

Opponent Notes:

– Yesterday, the Penguins defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1, in Philadelphia.

– Yesterday's game vs. Philadelphia was Marc Andre Fleury's 227th career victory, breaking Tom Barrasso's franchise record.

– Probable starter Tomas Vokoun has 10-7-1-1 all time record vs. Rangers with a 2.27 GAA and 2 shutouts.

– Sidney Crosby has not scored on the Rangers since February 12, 2010.

– Evgeni Malkin had a career high 50 goals last season to go along with 59 assists.

– James Neal signed a 6 year, $30 million contract extension last February. Neal had a career high 81 points last season.

2013 Season Series:
Jan 20 Rangers vs. Penguins at MSG
Jan 31 Rangers vs. Penguins at MSG
Mar 16 Rangers vs. Penguins at Pittsburgh
Apr 3 Rangers vs. Penguins at MSG
Apr 5 Rangers vs. Penguins at Pittsburgh

Opponent Blog:
The Pens Blog

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