For the second consecutive year, Tom Renney will toss an untested rookie into an elimination game at the Garden.
If last year it was Nigel Dawes looking to jumpstart the Rangers offense in Game 6 against Buffalo, tonight it will be Lauri Korpikoski needed simply to plug one of the many holes caused by injury.
The latest on your bruised and battered Rangers is as follows:
Korpikoski was in attendance for the Rangers’ Game 3 loss on Tuesday.
“I got chills at the start. The crowd is pretty amazing,” he said. “I was hoping I would get the chance to play here. It was great.”