WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 09: Brian Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers warms up before Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Washington Capitals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)
Closing out the second round from Madison Square Garden...
- (7) Washington at (1) NY Rangers, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN): Neither club has won back-to-back, nor scored more than 3 goals in any game. New York has won both overtime matches, home and road. Capitals have three players (Jason Chimera, Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom) tied for the club points lead at 4; Rangers' Marian Gaborik and Brad Richards have 6 and 5, respectively. Goaltenders: Braden Holtby - 1.88/.928; Henrik Lundqvist - 1.76/.923.
If Caps win: will play at (6) New Jersey Monday, 8 p.m.
If Rags win: will host Devils Monday, 8 p.m.