Update, 6:22 p.m.:
Rick Carpiniello at the Rangers Reports has pre-game quotes.
The New York Rangers (4-3-1) host the Carolina Hurricanes (4-4-0) tonight at MSG starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo Sports.
Rangers Game Notes
TV: MSG Plus; Radio: 970AM The Apple, XM205
Henrik Lundqvist - 3-2-1, 3.00 gaa, .912 sv%, 0 so.
Cam Ward - 4-3-0, 2.68 gaa, .925 sv %, 0 so
- The Hurricanes have won their last two visits to Madison Square Garden by outscoring the Rangers 7-2.
- Tonight is the Hurricanes eighth road game in nine total games. First two games were in Europe.
- The Hurricanes have converted just 4 of 36 power play chances—1 of 22 over the last five games.
- Jussi Jokinen and Eric Staal are tied with a team-high six points,
- 2010 first round pick Jeff Skinner has four points (1g, 3a) in his first eight NHL games.
2010-11 Season Series:
Oct. 29 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at MSG
Jan. 5 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at MSG
Jan 20 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
Feb. 22 Rangers vs. Hurricanes at Carolina
Let's Go Canes