The New York Rangers visit the Montreal Canadiens for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at the Bell Centre starting at 8:00 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 3-1. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
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Henrik Lundqvist – 11-7, 1.98 gaa, .931 sv%, 0 so
Dustin Tokarski – 1-2, 2.63 gaa, .917 sv%, 0 so
- In four games, Montreal has seven goals on 107 shots.
- P.K. Subban tallied his first goal and point of the series in Game 4.
- Brendan Gallagher has just one goal in the last 11 games.
- Lars Eller is pointless in the last three games.
- Thomas Vanek has just one point, an assist, in the series.
- Tomas Plekanec has just one goal in his last 12 games.
- Max Pacioretty was pointless with a -2 in Game 4.
- Brandon Prust will serve the final game of his suspension tonight.
- Brian Gionta hasn’t scored since Game 1 vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning (14 games).
- The Canadiens are 1-for-17 on the power play in the series and have allowed four goals in 15 power play opportunities against.
- 20 years ago tonight, this happened…
Game 1, Saturday, May 17, 1:00 p.m. – Rangers 7, Montreal 2
Game 2, Monday, May 19, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers 3, Montreal 1
Game 3, Thursday, May 22, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers 2, Montreal 3, OT
Game 4, Sunday, May 25, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers 3, Montreal 2, OT
Game 5, Tuesday, May 27, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers @ Montreal
Game 6, Thursday, May 29, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers vs. Montreal *
Game 7, Saturday, May 31, 8:00 p.m. – Rangers @ Montreal *
* = if necessary
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