Rangers vs. Bruins (Game 3)

The New York Rangers host the Boston Bruins at Madison Square Garden for Game 3 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals match-up starting at 7:30 p.m. The Bruins lead the series 2-0. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBC Sports Network; Radio: ESPN Radio (970 FM), XM 92

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.firstrow1.eu/watch/187800/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-boston-bruins.html

Probable Lines:
Hagelin-Stepan-Callahan
Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello
Pyatt-Boyle-Dorsett
Asham-Richards-Kreider

McDonagh-Girardi
Del Zotto-Stralman
Eminger-Moore

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 4-5, 2.10 gaa, .935 sv%, 2 so.

Tuukka Rask – 6-3, 2.32 gaa, .928 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- David Krejci leads the Bruins with 5g, 11a in the playoffs.

- Torey Krug has scored a goal in each of his first two NHL playoff games.

- Zdeno Chara had a five game point streak (2g, 7a) snapped in Game 2.

- After not scoring in the seven-game series against the Maple Leafs, Brad Marchand has scored in both games against the Rangers.

- Jaromir Jagr is pointless and a -1 in the first two games of this series.

- Milan Lucic has three goals in the last four playoff games.

- Johnny Boychuk snapped a six game pointless streak with a goal in Game 2.

- Tyler Seguin has just one point (an assist) in the playoffs.

- The Bruins three rookie defensemen Dougie Hamilton, Krug and Matt Bartkowski have combined for two goals and four assists and are a combined plus-3 in the first two games of the series.

- The Bruins are 4-for-25 (16%) on the power play in the playoffs.

- Boston has allowed five power play goals on 29 chances (82.8%) in the playoffs. They've allowed zero on eight chances against the Rangers.

- Wade Redden and Dennis Seidenberg practiced yesterday and willl be a game time decision. Andrew Ference is out for tonight's game.

Rangers-Capitals Series Schedule:
May 16 Rangers 2, Bruins 3. OT
May 19 Rangers 2, Boston 5
May 21 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, 7:30 p.m.
May 23 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, 7 p.m.
May 25 Rangers at Boston, TBD*
May 27 Rangers vs. Boston at MSG, TBD*
May 29 Rangers at Boston, TBD*
* — if necessary

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Rangers vs. Bruins (Game 3)

The New York Rangers (0-2-0) host the Boston Bruins (2-0-0) at MSG starting at 7:30 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: NBCSN; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 212

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://www.thefirstrow.eu/watch/164904/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-boston-bruins.html

Probable Lines:
Gaborik-Richards-Nash
Kreider-Stepan-Callahan
Hagelin-Boyle-Pyatt
Rupp-Halpern-Bickel

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Del Zotto-Eminger

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 0-2-0, 4.75 gaa, .865 sv%, 0 so.

Tuukka Rask – 2-0-0, 0.96 gaa, .958 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- The Bruins are 2-2-0 at MSG in the last two seasons with three of the four games decided by one goal.

- Milan Lucic has one goal, 12 penalty minutes and 14 hits in the first two games this season.

- Tyler Seguin is a +3.

- Patrice Bergeron has yet to score this season despite 10 shots on goal.

- Zdeno Chara is pointless in the first two games.

- The Bruins are 0-for-9 on the power play so far this year.

- Boston is 9-for-9 on the penalty kill.

- The Bruins are 3rd in the league in faceoff percentage with a 57.6%.

2013 Season Series:
Jan. 16 Rangers 1 vs. Bruins 3 at Boston
Jan. 23 Rangers vs. Bruins at MSG
Feb. 12 Rangers vs. Bruins at Boston

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