The New York Rangers host the Philadelphia Flyers for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals at Madison Square Garden starting at 7:00 p.m. The series is tied 3-3. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG, NBCS Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM)
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Henrik Lundqvist – 3-3, 2.31 gaa, .910 sv%, 0 so
Steve Mason – 2-1, 1.95 gaa, .939 sv%, 0 so
– Claude Giroux has four points (2g, 2a) in the last two games.
– Wayne Simmonds scored a hat trick in Game 6 after being held to just an empty net goal in the first five games. Three of his four goals in the series have been on the power play.
– Tonight will be the second Game 7 between the Rangers/Flyers with Philly winning the first match-up 4-3 in 1974.
– The Flyers are 3-3 in seventh games on the road, but have won their last three. They are 9-6 all-time in Game 7s.
– Steve Mason is 0-2-1 with a 3.85 goals-against average in four career games at MSG.
– Scott Hartnell is goalless in the series.
– Jakub Voracek has points in three of the last four games in this series (2g, 2a).
– Eric Gustafsson scored in his 2014 playoff debut in Game 6.
– The Flyers have the second ranked power play in the postseason at 31.6% as well as the fifth ranked penalty kill with a 89.3% success rate.
– Here’s a couple of Game 7 Rangers wins at MSG to get you pumped up…
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 2, Flyers 5 at Philadelphia
Game 7, April 30 Rangers vs. Flyers at MSG