The New York Rangers (5-7-0) host the Carolina Hurricanes (4-5-3) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
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Henrik Lundqvist – 3-5-0, 2.84 gaa, .908 sv%, 2 so
Justin Peters – 0-4-0, 3.10 gaa, .897 sv%, 0 so
– The Hurricanes have been outscored 13-4 during a four-game slide. They have also lost eight-straight to the Rangers.
– Carolina has six players on injured reserve, including forwards Jeff Skinner (upper-body) and Radek Dvorak (lower-body), and goaltender Cam Ward (lower-body).
– Eric Staal has gone five games without a goal. He is also a team worst -10.
– Nathan Gerbe, who leads the team with four goals, has just one in the last nine games.
– Alexander Semin has five points (1g, 4a) in the last five games.
– Jordan Staal has just one goal this season.
– Former Rangers first round pick Manny Malhotra was pointless in his Hurricanes debut last night. Carolina signed Malhotra to a two-way, $600,000 contract on Thursday.
– In case you forgot, here's what happened the last time these two teams got together…
2013-14 Season Series:
Nov. 1 Rangers vs.Hurricanes at MSG
Mar. 7 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
Mar. 11 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
Apr. 8 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at MSG