Rangers vs. Islanders (Game 13)

The New York Rangers (7-5-0) host the New York Islanders (4-7-1) at MSG starting at 7 pm. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. 

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio (FM 98.7), XM 92 

Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus): 
http://www.firstrow1.eu/watch/168999/1/watch-new-york-rangers-vs-new-york-islanders.html

Probable Lines:
Gaborik-Richards-Callahan
Hagelin-Stepan-Nash
Boyle-Miller-Pyatt
Asham-Halpern-Powe

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Del Zotto-Gilroy

Goaltenders:
Martin Biron – 1-0-0, 1.98 gaa, .942 sv%, 0 SO

Evgeni Nabokov – 4-5-1, 3.00 gaa, .897 sv%, 0 SO

Opponent Notes:
- Last time the teams met, the Rangers skated to a 4-1 win at MSG on February 7.

- The Islanders have lost 8 consecutive games at MSG.

- The Islanders currently are on a 5 game losing streak.

- John Tavares has 7 goals and 13 assists in 18 career games vs. Rangers.

- Mark Streit leads all Islander defensemen with 3 goals and 3 assists.

- The Islanders power play is tied for fifth in NHL, scoring at a 25.5% rate.

2013 Season Series:
Feb. 7 Rangers 4, Islanders 1 at MSG
Feb. 14 Rangers vs. Islanders at MSG
Mar. 7 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale
Apr. 13 Rangers vs. Islanders at Uniondale

Opponent Blog:
Islanders Hockey Blog

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