Rangers @ Capitals (Game 2) – Update Boyle, Dorsett In; Kreider, Newbury Out

Update, 12:09 p.m.:

…talk about a pressure spot to make your Rangers debut.

Original Post:
The New York Rangers visit the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center for Game 2 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals match-up starting at 12:30 p.m. The Capitals lead the series 1-0. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBC; Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM), XM 92

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):

Probable Lines:

Del Zotto-Stralman

Henrik Lundqvist – 0-1, 3.09 gaa, .900 sv%, 0 so.

Braden Holtby – 1-0, 1.00 gaa, .972 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
– Alex Ovechkin scored his Capital franchise-record 31st career playoff goal in Game 1.

– Jason Chimera has six goals in 13 playoff games against the Rangers.

– Troy Brouwer led the Capitals with seven hits in Game 1.

– John Carlson had six blocked shots in Game 1.

– In Game 1, the Capitals were 1-for-5 on the power play.

– Game 1 was the first Capitals playoff victory that was by more than one goal since April 23, 2011 (18 games).

Rangers-Capitals Series Schedule:
May 2 Rangers 1, Washington 3
May 4 Rangers at Washington, 12:30 p.m.
May 6 Rangers vs. Washington, 7:30 p.m.
May 8 Rangers vs. Washington, 7:30 p.m.
May 10 Rangers at Washington, 7:30 p.m.*
May 12 Rangers vs. Washington, TBA*
May 13 Rangers at Washington, TBA*
* — if necessary

Opponent Blog:
Rock the Red

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