Game Notes: Rangers at Washington Capitals
Game 2 of 2009 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals
The Rangers face-off against the Washington Capitals today at the Verizon Center in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals (1:00 p.m.). On Wednesday, the Rangers defeated the Capitals, 4-3, in Game One, marking their third consecutive Conference Quarterfinals Game One victory on the road (April 12, 2007 at Atlanta, 4-3; April 9, 2008 at New Jersey, 4-1). New York enters today's game with a 195-208-8 all-time record in its previous 411 playoff contests, including an 87-128-6 mark on the road. The Blueshirts have posted a 44-45-2 record all-time in Game Two's of post-season series.
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Tonight's game will be televised nationally on NBC. You can also catch the radio broadcast on 1050 ESPN New York and on satellite radio at XM 205.
All Time – Rangers Playoff Record
2008-09 - Rangers vs. Capitals Regular Season
Nov. 8 Rangers 1, Capitals 3 at Washington
Dec. 23 Rangers 4, Capitals 5 (OT) at MSG
Jan. 3 Rangers 1, Capitals 2 at Washington
Feb. 11 Rangers 5, Capitals 4 (SO) at MSG
(Rangers lead series 1-0)
April 15 Rangers 4, Washington 3
April 18 Rangers at Washington, 1 p.m.
April 20 Washington at Rangers, 7 p.m.
April 22 Washington at Rangers, 7 p.m.
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* Chris Drury has missed one game with an injury
* The Rangers have lost 1 manpower game due to injury or illness during the postseason.