The New York Rangers (18-18-2) visit the Washington Capitals (19-14-4) at the Verizon Center starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
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Cam Talbot – 8-2-0, 1.60 gaa, .938 sv%, 2 so
Philipp Grubauer – 4-1-1, 2.20 gaa, .934 sv%, 1 so
– Alex Ovechkin leads the NHL with 30 goals and is tied with Anaheim's Corey Perry and Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin for fifth with 41 points. However, he has gone eight straight games without scoring against the Rangers.
– Nicklas Backstrom has 15 points (3g, 12a) in the last seven games.
– Mikhail Grabovski has 10 points (4g, 6a) in his last 10 games
– Rangers killer Jason Chimera has just one goal in the last seven games and is a -4.
– Troy Brouwer leads the Capitals with 104 hits..
– Mike Green has two goals in the last 10 games after not scoring in the first 24 games of the season.
– Just because…
2013-14 Season Series:
Oct. 16 Rangers 2, Capitals 0 at Washington
Dec. 8 Rangers 1, Capitals 4 at MSG
Dec. 27 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington
Jan. 19 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG
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