Rangers @ Capitals (Game 6)

The New York Rangers (1-4-0) visit the Washington Capitals (2-4-0) at the Verizon Center starting at 8:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBC Sports Network Radio: ESPN Radio (970AM)

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://firstrowus1.eu/watch/214611/1/watch-washington-capitals-vs–new-york-rangers.html

Probable Line-up:
Richards-Brassard-Callahan
Pyatt-Boyle-Fast
Pouliot-Stepan-Zuccarello
Miller-D. Moore-Dorsett

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Falk-J. Moore

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 1-3-0, 4.21 gaa, .887 sv%, 0 so

Braden Holtby – 1-3-0, 3.56 gaa, .893 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- Alex Ovechkin has 6g, 3a on 42 shots on goal in the Capitals first six games.

- The Capitals have lost three of their last four games.

- After going 1-for-10 on the power play in their previous three game, the Capitals went 2-for-3 during their 4-2 victory over the Oilers Monday night.

- Nicklas Backstrom has seven assists in six games.

- Mike Green is a -5 this season.

- In honor of the triumphant return of the Rangers/Capitals Patrick Division rivalry, here's the Top 10 moments between the two teams…

2013-14 Season Series:
Oct. 16 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington
Dec. 8 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG
Dec. 27 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington
Jan. 19 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG

Opponent Blog:
Jaspers' Rink

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Rangers @ Capitals (Game 6)

The New York Rangers visit the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center for Game 6 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals match-up starting at 7:30 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 3-2. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBC Sports Network; Radio: Bloomberg Radio (1130 AM), XM 92

Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.firstrowsports.eu/watch/123456/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-washington-capitals.html

Probable Lines:
Hagelin-Richards-Gaborik
Fedotenko-Boyle-Callahan
Anisimov-Stepan-Kreider
Rupp-Mitchell-Prust

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Del Zotto-Bickel

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 7-5, 1.70 gaa, .937 sv%, 1 so.

Braden Holtby – 6-6, 2.02 gaa, .932 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- The Caps are 3-0 following overtime losses during the playoffs.

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– Braden Holtby has now gone 28 straight starts in the NHL, including 12 in the playoffs, without suffering back-to-back losses. He is also 5-0 following a loss during the playoffs.

- Nine of the Caps 12 playoff games have been tied after two periods and they are 3-6 in those games.

- The Capitals were outshot 38-18, outhit 29-14 and lost 57 percent of their faceoffs in Game 5.

- Alex Ovechkin took 25 shifts and played 19:08 but failed to record a shot in Game 5.

- After scoring 11 goals during the season D Dennis Wideman is scoreless during the playoffs.

- Alex Semin has been held to just one point (an assist) in the first five games of the series. He is scoreless in the last seven playoff games.

- Nicklas Backstrom has just one goal in the last nine playoff games.

Rangers-Senators Series Schedule:
April 28 Rangers 3, Washington 1 at MSG
April 30 Rangers 2, Washington 3 at MSG
May 2 Rangers 2, Washington 1 3OT at Verizon Center
May 5 Rangers 2, Washington 3 at Verizon Center
May 7 Rangers 3 vs. Washington 2 OT at MSG
May 9 Rangers at Washington, 7:30 p.m.
May 12 Rangers vs. Washington, TBD*
* — if necessary

Opponent Blog:
Rock the Red

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