Word is Joel Lundqvist has been summoned by the Stars, which should make for an intriguing subplot for tomorrow’s matinee.
On the front burner is a Rangers team still looking to shake out of its scoring funk. Both Martin Straka and Ryan Callahan will be game-day decisions. Straka, as you know, tweaked his hamstring muscle and Callahan hasn’t played since tearing his MCL Oct. 23.
At least I’ll be back for sure. The bedroom is painted — I did quite an impressive job, I should add — and my mini-vacation is in its proverbial third period.