Rangers vs. Capitals (Game 4)

The New York Rangers host the Washington Capitals at Madison Square Garden for Game 4 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinals match-up starting at 7:30 p.m. The Capitals lead the series 2-1. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM), XM 212

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

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Moore-Del Zotto

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 1-2, 2.26 gaa, .929 sv%, 0 so.

Braden Holtby – 2-1, 1.61 gaa, .944 sv%, 1 so

Opponent Notes:
– Mike Green leads the Capitals in points with three (2g, 1a).

– Ovechkin has one goal on 14 shots in the series.

– Troy Brouwer, Martin Erat, Eric Fehr and Matt Hendricks have combined for zero points in the first three games.

– After combining for 10 blocked shots in the first two games, John Carlson had just two in Game 3.

– the Capitals are 2-for-10 on the power play in the first three games.

– Washington is 13-for-14 (92.3%) on the penalty kill in the series.

– The Capitals have lost four of the six series that they've taken a 2-0 lead in since the NHL went to the best of seven format back in 1987. They are 0-7 all-time in Game 3s when leading 2-0 in best-of-seven and then 3-3 in the Game 4s that follow.

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 vs. Washington, 7:30 p.m.
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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Rangers vs. Capitals (Game 4)

The New York Rangers host the Washington Capitals in Game 4 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series at MSG tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. Washington leads the series 2-1. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: 1050AM ESPN Radio, XM 205

Probable Lines:
Prospal-Dubinsky-Gaborik
Fedotenko-Anisimov-Stepan
Avery-Boyle-Prust
Wolski-Christensen-Drury

Staal-Girardi
McDonagh-Sauer
McCabe-Gilroy

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 1-2, 1.84 gaa, .920 sv%, 0 so.

Michal Neuvirth – 2-1, 1.22 gaa, .951 sv%, 1 so.

Opponent Notes:
- The Capitals were outshot in Game 3 35-25.

- Washington had just 29 hits in Game 3, while the Rangers countered with 41.

- Michael Knuble is not expected to play in tonight’s game. Eric Fehr would take his place.

- The Capitals have scored just one goal to the glove side of Henrik Lundqvist in this series. In their 2009 first-round matchup, the Capitals scored 14 of their 19 goals past Lundqvist’s glove. (ESPN)

- Bruce Boudreau has hinted that Dennis Widemann (leg) could be available in this series.

- Alex Ovechkin scored on his only shot on goal in Game 3.

- Alexander Semin had a team high six shots on goal in Game 3.

Eastern Quarterfinal Series Schedule:
April 13 Rangers 1, Capitals 2 (OT) at Washington
April 15 Rangers 0, Washington 2 at Washington
April 17 Rangers 3, Washington 2 at MSG
April 20 Rangers vs. Washington, 7 p.m.
April 23 Rangers at Washington, 3 p.m.*
April 25 Rangers vs. Washington, TBD*
April 27 Rangers at Washington, TBD*
* — if necessary

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Rangers vs. Capitals (Game 4)

The New York Rangers host the Washington Capitals in Game 4 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series at MSG tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. Washington leads the series 2-1. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: 1050AM ESPN Radio, XM 205

Probable Lines:
Prospal-Dubinsky-Gaborik
Fedotenko-Anisimov-Stepan
Avery-Boyle-Prust
Wolski-Christensen-Drury

Staal-Girardi
McDonagh-Sauer
McCabe-Gilroy

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 1-2, 1.84 gaa, .920 sv%, 0 so.

Michal Neuvirth – 2-1, 1.22 gaa, .951 sv%, 1 so.

Opponent Notes:
- The Capitals were outshot in Game 3 35-25.

- Washington had just 29 hits in Game 3, while the Rangers countered with 41.

- Michael Knuble is not expected to play in tonight’s game. Eric Fehr would take his place.

- The Capitals have scored just one goal to the glove side of Henrik Lundqvist in this series. In their 2009 first-round matchup, the Capitals scored 14 of their 19 goals past Lundqvist’s glove. (ESPN)

- Bruce Boudreau has hinted that Dennis Widemann (leg) could be available in this series.

- Alex Ovechkin scored on his only shot on goal in Game 3.

- Alexander Semin had a team high six shots on goal in Game 3.

Eastern Quarterfinal Series Schedule:
April 13 Rangers 1, Capitals 2 (OT) at Washington
April 15 Rangers 0, Washington 2 at Washington
April 17 Rangers 3, Washington 2 at MSG
April 20 Rangers vs. Washington, 7 p.m.
April 23 Rangers at Washington, 3 p.m.*
April 25 Rangers vs. Washington, TBD*
April 27 Rangers at Washington, TBD*
* — if necessary

Opponent Blog:
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