The New York Rangers (4-5-0) host the New York Islanders (4-4-1) at MSG starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio (FM 98.7), XM 214
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Henrik Lundqvist – 3-5-0, 2.83 gaa, .900 sv%, 0 so.
Evgeni Nabokov – 4-3-1, 2.99 gaa, .905 sv%, 0 so
- The Islanders have lost seven straight at MSG, while being outscored 31-10.
- Michael Grabner leads the Islanders with five goals.
- Evgeni Nabokov is 1-3-1 with a 2.93 GAA in his last five games against the Rangers.
- The Islanders have allowed Marian Gaborik to tally 17 goals and 11 assists in his last 18 matchups against them.
- John Tavares leads the Islanders with 11 points (4g, 7a). Five of those 11 points have been on the power play.
- Matt Martin's 33 hits lead the Islanders, while Andrew McDonald's 23 blocks is tops on the team.
- Five of Frans Neilson's eight assists are on the power play.
- Two of Mark Streit's three goals are with the extra man.
2013 Season Series:
Feb. 7 Rangers vs. Islanders at MSG
Feb. 14 Rangers vs. Islanders at MSG
March 7 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale
April 13 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale