The New York Rangers (32-24-3) host the Chicago Blackhawks (35-11-14) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
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Cam Talbot – 10-5-0, 1.79 gaa, .935 sv%, 2 so
Corey Crawford – 22-9-10, 2.35 gaa, .916 sv%, 1 so
– The Blackhawks had a league high-tying ten players participate in the Olympics.
– Chicago was 3-1-1 in the final four games before the Olympic break.
– Corey Crawford had a 1.59 GAA while starting the Blackhawks' last five games before the break.
– Patrick Kane has just four goals in his last 18 games. He also went goalless in six Olympic games.
– Patrick Sharp is goalless in his last four games.
– Jonathan Toews, who scored the game winner in the gold medal game, has six points (2g, 4a) in his last six games.
– Marian Hossa has seven points (3g, 4a) in his last six games.
– Duncan Keith is pointless in his last four games.
– Kris Versteeg has just one goal in his last 20 games.
– Not excited about the Rangers returning to action after the Olympic break? Now you are…
2013-14 Season Series:
Jan. 8 Rangers 3, Blackhawks 2 at Chicago
Feb. 27 Rangers vs. Blackhawks at MSG