The New York Rangers visit the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center for Game 5 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals match-up starting at 7:30 p.m. The series is tied 2-2. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
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Henrik Lundqvist – 2-2, 2.44 gaa, .929 sv%, 0 so.
Braden Holtby – 2-2, 2.20 gaa, .927 sv%, 1 so
- Mathieu Perreault (1g, 3a) and Mike Green (2g, 2a) lead the Capitals in points with four.
- Ovechkin has one goal on 15 shots in the series.
- The Capitals 2012 first round pick Tom Wilson (19-years old) will make his NHL debut tonight filling in for the injured Martin Erat (wrist).
- John Carlson leads the Capitals with 17 blocked shots.
- Mike Ribeiro has been held to just one point, an assist, in the series.
- The Capitals are 2-for-12 on the power play in the first four games.
- Washington is 15-for-17 (88.2%) on the penalty kill in the series.
- The Capitals have a 10-20 all-time record in Game 5s.
Rangers-Capitals Series Schedule:
May 2 Rangers 1, Washington 3
May 4 Rangers 0, Washington 1, OT
May 6 Rangers 4, Washington 3
May 8 Rangers 4, Washington 3
May 10 Rangers at Washington, 7:30 p.m.
May 12 Rangers vs. Washington, TBA
May 13 Rangers at Washington, TBA*
* — if necessary
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