The New York Rangers (39-29-4) host the Phoenix Coyotes (34-26-11) at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
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Henrik Lundqvist – 28-22-4, 2.42 gaa, .919 sv%, 5 so
Mike Smith – 27-21-10, 2.65 gaa, .915 sv%, 3 so
– The Coyotes blew a 2-1 third period lead to Boston on Saturday after allowing three goals in the final frame to lose 4-2.
– Phoenix has won seven of their last 10 games.
– The Coyotes have won three of four on the road, but they’ve dropped four in a row at Madison Square Garden, the last two in shootouts.
– Radim Vrbata has four goals and an assist in his last three games against the Rangers.
– Keith Yandle has 10 points (1g, 9a) in the last nine games.
– Mike Ribeiro has just one goal in the last 16 games.
– Shane Doan has 10 points (5g, 5a) in the last 12 games.
– Former Ranger Lauri Korpikoski has just two goals in his last 27 games, while another ex-Ranger Derek Morris is pointless in his last 16.
– Maybe Brad Richards can get one of these again to help resuscitate his season…
2013-14 Season Series:
Oct. 3 Rangers 1, Coyotes 4 at Phoenix
Mar. 24 Rangers vs. Coyotes at MSG
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