Sunday, March 7, 2010

Rangers vs. Sabres (Game 66)

The New York Rangers (29-28-8) host the Buffalo Sabres (34-20-9) tonight at MSG starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.

Rangers Game Notes

TV: MSG; Radio: ESPNRadio (1050AM)

Probable Lines:

Del Zotto-Girardi

Henrik Lundqvist - 26-22-7, 2.43 gaa, .920 sv%, 2 so.

Ryan Miller - 31-15-7, 2.16 gaa, .930 sv%, 5 so.

Opponent Notes:
- The Sabres have lost eight of their last 10 games (2-7-1). However they did defeat the Flyers Friday night in OT.

- Buffalo is 0-6-2 in their last eight road games.

- C Tim Connolly, who leads Buffalo with 57 points (15 goals, 42 assists), has been held scoreless in eight straight visits to MSG.

- LW Thomas Vanek has scored just two goals in the last nine games.

- LW Raffi Torres will be playing his second game as a Sabres since being aquired at the trade deadline from Columbus. The Rangers were rumored to have interest in Torres.

- The season series between the Rangers and Sabres is tied at 1-1. With each team winning on the road.

Opponent Blog:
Die By The Blade

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