Rangers @ Flyers (Game 3)

The New York Rangers visit the Philadelphia Flyers for Game 3 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at the Wells Fargo Center starting at 8:00 p.m. The series is tied 1-1. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Pregame Notes

TV: MSG Network Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM)

Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus):
http://gofirstrowus.eu/sport/ice-hockey.html

Probable Line-up:
Nash-Stepan-St. Louis
Pouliot-Brassard-Zuccarello
Hagelin-Richards-Carcillo
Boyle-Moore-Dorsett

McDonagh-Girardi
Staal-Stralman
Moore-Klein

Goaltenders:
Henrik Lundqvist – 1-1, 2.01 gaa, .897 sv%, 0 so

Ray Emery – 0-1, 3.01 gaa, .913 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
- Game 2 was Philadelphia’s first road win against the Rangers since Feb. 20, 2011.

- The Flyers were 2-0-0 vs. the Rangers at home this season.

- Claude Giroux is shotless through two games this series.

- Vincent Lecavalier hasn’t cracked 10 minutes of ice time in either game this series.

- Scott Hartnell leads the Flyers with two points (both assists) and is tied for most hits with nine.

- Kimmo Timonen has nine blocked shots in the series.

- The Flyers newly created line of Brayden Schenn, Wayne Simmonds and Lecavalier combined for 2g, 1a in Game 2.

- You know what this series needs? More Phil Esposito vs. Ron Hextall…

Series Schedule:
Game 1, April 17 Rangers 4, Flyers 1 at MSG
Game 2, April 20 Rangers 2, Flyers 4 at MSG
Game 3, April 22 Rangers @ Flyers at Philadelphia
Game 4, April 25 Rangers @ Flyers at Philadelphia
Game 5, April 27 Rangers vs. Flyers at MSG*
Game 6, April 29 Rangers @ Flyers at Philadelphia*
Game 7, April 30 Rangers vs. Flyers at MSG*

* = if necessary

Opponent Blog:
Crossing Broad

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