Rangers @ Flyers (Game 6)

The New York Rangers visit the Philadelphia Flyers for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at Wells Fargo Center starting at 7:30 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 3-2. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Pregame Notes

TV: MSG, NBCS Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM)

Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus):

Probable Line-up:
Nash-Stepan-St. Louis


Henrik Lundqvist – 3-2, 1.81 gaa, .926 sv%, 0 so

Steve Mason – 1-1, 1.92 gaa, .936 sv%, 0 so

Opponent Notes:
– Erik Gustafsson will replace Hal Gill on defense tonight.

– Claude Giroux scored his first goal of the series in Game 5.

– The Flyers are only averaging 24.6 shots per game in the series.

– Philadelphia is 7-10 in Game 6 when trailing 3-2.

– Wayne Simmonds has been held to an empty net goal in the series while taking four minor penalties.

– Scott Hartnell is goalless in the series.

– Jakub Voracek had a three game point streak snapped in Game 5.

– Braydon Coburn is a -5 in the series.

– The Flyers have the fifth ranked power play in the postseason at 25% as well as the fifth ranked penalty kill with a 87% success rate.

– Reverse mush alert: If you don’t think the Flyers can comeback and win this series you’re sorely mistaken…

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 4, Flyers 1 at Philadelphia
Game 4, April 25 Rangers 1, Flyers 2 at Philadelphia
Game 5, April 27 Rangers 4, Flyers 2 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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