Ya boys have lost two of their last three. Crisis! … as they begin a big week that includes the Penguins Thursday and the Boston matinee Saturday.
The Rangers play the Predators, who have won five in a row, eight of nine, and who play pretty much the exact same way the Rangers play.
Brandon Dubinsky and Ruslan Fedotenko are both expected to return, and if so, Wojtek Wolski will be prucha’d. Anders Lindback (2-4, 2.75) starts in goal vs. Henrik Lunqvist. Ryan Suter is expected to miss the game (injured) for the Preds.
It’s another NBCSN (aka Versus) game … which means a 7:30 start, no pre-game, no post-game. But for you T-W Cable people, it means you might get to see the game.