Rangers @ Bruins (Game 1)

The New York Rangers visit the Boston Bruins at TD Garden for Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals match-up starting at 7:30 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBCSN; Radio: Bloomberg Radio (AM 1130), XM 92

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.firstrow1.eu/watch/186833/1/watch-boston-bruins-vs-new-york-rangers.html

Probable Lines:
Hagelin-Stepan-Callahan
Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello
Pyatt-Boyle-Dorsett
Asham-Richards-Kreider

McDonagh-Girardi
Del Zotto-Stralman
Eminger-Moore

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 4-3, 1.65 gaa, .947 sv%, 2 so.

Tuukka Rask – 4-3, 2.49 gaa, .923 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- David Krejci led the Bruins with 5g, 8a in their seven game victory over the Maple Leafs in round one of the playoffs.

- Milan Lucic leads the Bruins with 32 hits in the playoffs. Lucic is also second on the team in points with nine (2g, 7a).

- Zdeno Chara had just one goal on 25 shots in the first round. He added seven assists.

- Nathan Horton is second on the team with four playoff goals.

- Jaromir Jagr was held without a goal in the first round, but did have four assists.

- Johnny Boychuk led the Bruins with 28 blocked shots in the first round.

- Tyler Seguin has just one point (an assist) in the playoffs so far.

- The Bruins were 3-for-20 (15%) on the power play against Toronto in the first round.

- Boston has allowed five power play goals on 21 chances (76.2%) in the playoffs.

- The Bruins will be without defensemen. Andrew Ference, Wade Redden and Dennis Seidenberg tonight.

Rangers-Capitals Series Schedule:
May 16 Rangers at Boston, 7:30 p.m.
May 19 Rangers at Boston, 3 p.m.
May 21 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, 7:30 p.m.
May 23 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, 7 p.m.
May 25 Rangers at Boston, TBD*
May 27 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, TBD*
May 29 Rangers at Boston, TBD*
* — if necessary

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Rangers @ Bruins (Game 1)

The New York Rangers visit the Boston Bruins at TD Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 212

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.thefirstrow.eu/watch/164167/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-boston-bruins.html

Probable Lines:
Hagelin-Richards-Nash
Gaborik-Stepan-Callahan
Pyatt-Boyle-Kreider
Rupp-Halpern-Segal

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Del Zotto-Bickel

Goaltenders (last year's stats):
Henrik Lundqvist – 39-18-5, 1.97 gaa, .930 sv%, 8 so.

Tuukka Rask – 11-8-3, 2.05 gaa, .929 sv%, 3 so

Opponent Notes:
- Tim Thomas is not playing this season as he takes the year off to be with his family in Colorado.

- Nathan Horton returns to the Bruins line-up after missing the second half of last season with a concussion.

- Tyler Seguin, who had 29g, 38a last season, signed a six-year, $34.5 million contract this off-season.

- The Bruins also gave Milan Lucic a three-year, $18 million extension. Lucic had 26g, 35a, 135 PIM and 201 hits last season.

- Zdeno Chara had a career high 52 points (12g, 40a) last season.

- Patrice Bergeron was a career best +36 last season. He also had 22g, 42a.

- Brad Marchand has 49g, 47a and is a +56 in his first two full seasons in the NHL.

2013 Season Series:
Jan. 16 Rangers vs. Bruins at Boston
Jan. 23 Rangers vs. Bruins at MSG
Feb. 12 Rangers vs. Bruins at Boston

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Days of Y'orr

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