Update, 5:51 p.m.:
Richards in tonight for NYR
— Steve Zipay (@stevezipay) March 8, 2013
…so much for the recent power play success. lol
The New York Rangers (12-8-2) host the Ottawa Senators (12-8-4) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM), XM 92
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Henrik Lundqvist – 11-7-1, 2.20 gaa, .921 sv%, 0 so.
Robin Lehner – 0-0-2, 1.87 gaa, .951 sv%, 0 so
- The Senators have lost four straight (0-2-2) and nine of their last 10 road contests.
- Kyle Turris had gone 20 straight games without a goal and still leads the Senators in points with 13 (4g, 9a).
- Daniel Alfredsson broke a seven game goalless streak with a tally in Ottawa's 5-4 loss to Toronto Wednesday night.
- Milan Michalek (knee) had an assist in his return to the line-up Wednesday night after missing 10 games.
- Chris Neil has 17 hits in the last three games.
- Jason Spezza (back surgery), Erik Karlsson (lacerated achilles tendon) and Craig Anderson (sprained right ankle) remain out of the Senators line-up.
2013 Season Series:
Feb. 21 Rangers 2, Senators 3 (SO) at Ottawa
March 8 Rangers vs. Senators at MSG
March 28 Rangers vs. Senators at Ottawa
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