The New York Rangers (11-8-2) visit the New York Islanders (10-11-2) at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: Bloomberg Radio (FM 1130), XM 213
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Henrik Lundqvist – 10-7-1, 2.27 gaa, .919 sv%, 0 so.
Evgeni Nabokov – 10-7-2, 2.97 gaa, .902 sv%, 1 so
– The Islanders have won two straight.
– John Tavares has 21 points (8g, 13a) in 19 career matchups against the Rangers.
– Marian Gaborik has scored a goal in six straight games against the Islanders and has 21 goals and 13 assists in his past 23 matchups.
– Brad Boyes has just one goal in his last 10 games.
– Mark Streit has a three game point streak (3a).
– Michael Grabner has scored in two straight games.
– Kyle Okposo has just one goal in his last 21 games.
– Lubomir Visnovsky will miss tonight's game to the death a good friend's son.
– The Islanders have scored 21 power play goals this season, which is tied for third in the NHL.
2013 Season Series:
Feb. 7 Rangers 4, Islanders 1 at MSG
Feb. 14 Rangers 3, Islanders 4 (SO) at MSG
March 7 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale
April 13 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale