The New York Rangers (6-3-3) host the Winnipeg Jets (5-6-2) at Madison Square Garden tonight starting at 7:00 p.m. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports.
TV: MSG; Radio: ESPN Radio 1050AM, XM 213
Martin Biron – 2-0-0, 1.39 gaa, .950 sv%, 0 so.
Ondrej Pavelec – 4-4-2, 3.19 gaa, .900 sv%, 1 so
– The Jets franchise has won five straight at MSG.
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– The Jets lost to the Devils 3-2 in overtime last night.
– Jets leading scorer (11 points) and former Ranger Nik Antropov missed last night’s game with a hand injury and is uncertain for tonight’s game.
– Winnipeg placed defenseman Tobias Enstrom on injured reserve with an upper-body injury yesterday, making five of their top eight defenseman currently out with injuries including Derek Meech, Ron Hainsey, Mark Stuart and Randy Jones.
– Dustin Byfuglien has a goal and five assists on the season, but is minus-3.
– Ondrej Pavelec will start his sixth consecutive game tonight.
2011-12 Season Series:
Oct. 24 Rangers 2, Jets 1 at Winnipeg
Nov. 6 Rangers vs. Jets at MSG
Jan. 24 Rangers vs. Jets at MSG
March 28 Rangers vs. Jets at Winnipeg