The New York Rangers (7-5-1) host the Washington Capitals (5-8-1) at MSG starting at 6:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
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Henrik Lundqvist – 6-5-0, 2.48 gaa, .913 sv%, 0 so.
Braden Holtby – 4-4-0, 3.90 gaa, .877 sv%, 1 so
– The Capitals have won three straight after starting 2-8-1. They have scored 15 goals in those three games.
– Alex Ovechkin has seven points (3g, 4a) in the last six games.
– Mike Ribeiro has nine points (4g, 5a) in the last six games.
– Nicklas Backstrom has just one goal this season, but has tallied three assists in the last two games.
– Eric Fehr has three goals in his last two games, while Troy Brouwer has four in his last three.
– Former Ranger Wojtek Wolski has 2g, 2a on the season. While another former Ranger Tom Poti is goalless in five games with one assist and a -4.
– Mike Green is out tonight.
2013 Season Series:
Feb. 17 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG
March 10 Rangers vs. Capitals at Washington
March 24 Rangers vs. Capitals at MSG